Paul Bernard

Born in the Mojave Desert of Southern California, Pastor Paul Bernard was raised in Joshua Tree.  He grew up in the Catholic church and committed his life to Christ in his late teen years.  Pastor Paul served as Youth Pastor for 8 years and Lead Pastor for 6 years at Lake Almanor Community Church.  He was called to Crossroads Christian Fellowship in spring of 2021 where he serves as Lead Pastor. 
 
Paul and his wife Carol have been married since 1996 and they have a beautiful  daughter named Samantha.  She is the highlight of their days. Pastor Paul holds a B.A. in English Literature from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and he graduated from A.W. Tozer Theological Seminary with an M.A. in Intellectual Leadership.  His passion in the church is for preaching and teaching and he loves being out in God’s wild lands and has been hiking, backpacking, snowboarding and rock climbing since he was young.