Rebekah Duck – Awana Director
Rebekah was born and raised here in Fayetteville, and has attended Berean her whole life. She was saved at a young age, and has grown to love the Lord and His people. After meeting her husband at church, they married soon after and immediately jumped into serving together. She is now a stay-at-home mom of their two daughters, while serving in various ways in the church. They have been serving as the Awana Commanders since 2018, and Rebekah serves as part of the Outreach Team for the Ladies Ministry.
Pam Recod – Ladies’ Ministry Coordinator
Pam works behind the scenes to aid the Ladies’ Ministry leadership team in serving Berean’s church families. She holds a B.A.in Biblical Studies and is currently enrolled in a Biblical Counseling program at Carolina College of Biblical Studies. She has been married to Max for nearly 35 years and they have four grown daughters and two precious grandbabies. Pam was saved under the ministry of Berean in 1988 and she and Max have faithfully served in various ministries over the last 3 decades.
Aaron Schade – Children’s Ministry Superintendent
Aaron grew up in Wisconsin where he earned a Bachelors degree in Criminal Justice from UW Milwaukee in 2010. He married his wife Amanda in 2011 and enlisted in US Army in 2013, at which time they relocated to Fayetteville, NC, being stationed at Fort Bragg. They have been blessed with 4 wonderful children. Aaron and his family began regularly attending Berean after touring the academy and preschool in 2018, and after returning from his 4th deployment in 2019, got even more involved. He volunteered for academy events, participated in the Men’s ministry, served in nursery and the children’s ministry “Power Hour” program, as well as served as a Director for the Awana Cubbies program, before accepting the position for “Children’s Ministry Superintendent.”
Amanda Schade – Nursery Director
Amanda was born and raised in SE Wisconsin where she completed all her schooling, including graduating with her Bachelors degree in Business Administration in 2009. She married her husband, Aaron Schade, in 2011 and after he joined the US Army they moved to Fayetteville, NC together in 2013. Their family expanded by 2 with twin sons born in 2014, and again with 2 more boys born in 2016 and 2017 respectively. While touring local schools in 2018, God led their family to Berean, where they found a fantastic school, and so much more! Berean quickly became their church home. Amanda volunteered at the academy, participated in Ladies ministry events, and served in several church ministries including nursery, children’s “Power Hour”, and served as the Awana Cubbies Director before most recently, taking on the role of ” Nursery Director”.