Our Deacons

  • BENEVOLENCE DEACON

    MICKEY GARVERICK

    BENEVOLENCE@BURKECOMMUNITY.COM

    The goal of this ministry is to provide assistance and advice to those who are experiencing financial challenges.


    Mickey has served as a Finance Deacon and Treasurer during his 31 years of service at BCC. He is a Crown Financial Ministries Coordinator and teaches financial management as part of the adult education program. 

  • CARE MINISTRY DEACON

    JOE WOJTYNA and Jennifer Bertuna

    CAREMINISTRY@BURKECOMMUNITY.COM

    The goal of this ministry is to express and extend the love of Christ by offering encouragement, comfort, and prayer support to those who are hospitalized.


    Joe has been married to Carrie for 41 years and has two adult children. He has attended BCC for 28 years. Joe has served as elder, Life Group Leader, and has taught in a variety of settings. He is currently involved in the prayer and music ministries.

  • MEALS DEACONESS

    SUSAN FALKOSFSKE

    MEALS@BURKECOMMUNITY.COM

    The goal of this ministry is to show care and compassion by providing meals (dinner) for families during times of need. 

  • NEW LIFE DEACONESS

    BARBARA TERRY

    NEWLIFE@BURKECOMMUNITY.COM

    The goal of this ministry is to recognize and celebrate the birth of a new life in families who are a part of the BCC body and to assist the family in initial adjustments to having a new family member.


    Barbara has been married for over 44 years. She has two sons, two daughters-in-law, and six grandchildren. Barbara is a pediatric nurse and loves babies!

  • PHYSICAL NEEDS DEACON

    TIM LAMBERT

    PHYSICALNEEDS@BURKECOMMUNITY.COM

    The goal of this ministry is to meet the light maintenance needs of people or help them find the right resource to provide assistance.  


    Tim has been a member of BCC for nine years and serves on the Welcome Ministry Team and in the Children’s Ministry. He also served on the Elder Nominating Committee and supports Parson’s West Virginia mission trips.

  • SPECIAL EVENTS COORDINATOR

    ANGIE LEMKE

    SPECIALEVENTS@BURKECOMMUNITY.COM