Staff & Leadership
Associate Pastor, Elder
After years in retail and management, Ed felt the call to join the ministry and focus his gifts on outreach and serving children and families. Ed has a passion for seeing people come to know the love of Christ and to see families grow in their faith. Ed is a graduate of Emmanuel Christian Seminary in Johnson City, TN, with a Masters of Christian Ministry Degree. He is married to Jennifer and has a son named Matthew. In addition, the Barnett family is in the process of adopting two children from China. Ed enjoys cooking, reading, finding new Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives, and having fun with kids.
After graduating from Perry Hall High School, he attended Phillips University, graduating with a B.S. in Accounting and Economics. He served in the headquarters of the guided missiles defending New York. After leaving service, he earned his Masters degree in School Administration from Adams State College. He enjoyed 30 years teaching Business at Patterson High School, and serving as faculty adviser to the Key Club. He has been a member of Boulevard for 50 years and an Elder for over 22 years. He has traveled to various countries as part of a group delivering donated supplies to school, orphanages, and hospitals. He enjoys his church work, traveling, Kiwanis, photography, gardening, and volunteering in a food collection and distribution program.
After joining Boulevard Christian Church in 2008, he became an elder shortly thereafter. He has been a Christian for 22 years and loves God. He has been married to his wife, Angie for 22 years and together they have three daughters and three grandchildren. He works as a service tech for Pitney Bowes. He enjoys fishing, hunting, and especially Ravens football.
Chuck became a Christian in 1977 just before his senior year and then began studying with a Navigators Bible study group. After some community college, he went to Bethany College of Missions (now Bethany Global University) in Minneapolis. Chuck comes to us from Parkville Nazarene Church where he served in Sunday school and youth ministry. He came to Boulevard after experiencing a friendly atmosphere and for a certain beautiful woman, Machelle, whom he married in 2012. He has two grown daughters, Elaine and Juliana, and now has a son named Matt. Chuck is the 3rd letter carrier to join BCC! He enjoys teaching, kayaking, and being zany.