Pastor Mike and Kathy Bergman
Pastor Mike has been the pastor since June 1998 coming to Country Estates from the First Baptist Church of Dell City, Texas, where he pastored for four and a half years. Pastor Mike and wife Kathy have been married for 44 years and have two grown children. He came into the ministry after retiring from the US Army as a Lieutenant Colonel in 1991 - no he was not a chaplain. Pastor Mike received theological training at Howard Payne University, El Paso.
Kathy was a full-time classroom teacher with the Ft. Huachuca Accommodation Schools, and she has just retired! Pastor Mike has a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Physical Education and Education from Cameron University, Lawton, Oklahoma. Kathy and Mike are native Oklahomans, from Oklahoma City, and can sing Boomer Sooner backwards and forwards.
Pastor Mike also serves as a volunteer chaplain for the Arizona Department of Public Safety