Our Pastoral Team

Our pastoral team is comprised of our Lead Pastoral Doug Fuhrman, Associate Pastor Galen Beiler, and our Deacons Ervin Barkman and Vernon Esh.

Doug Fuhrman – Lead Pastor

Bio Coming Soon…

Galen Beiler – Associate Pastor

Galen and Marcy Beiler live close to Gap. They have two sons and two daughters all between the ages of 17-25. They enjoy investing into the lives of young people through the avenues of church, Christian school, and employment at their farmer’s market stand.


Ervin Barkman – Deacon

Ervin and Martha Barkman live in the Bird-In-Hand area and have enjoyed the dynamics of raising a family of four daughters and two sons. They are now empty-nesters and enjoy enabling people as well as their involvement in the Real Estate marketplace.


Vernon Esh – Deacon

Vernon and Darlene Esh joined Life Fellowship in 2005 after moving to Pennsylvania from Manitoba, Canada. They have four children with three of them living in Lancaster City and one still at home. After working as a full time therapist for 12 years, Vernon now enjoys the opportunity of a management position at a local hydraulics shop. We enjoy the gift of family, the opportunities God has given us in our neighborhood, and offering pre-marital counseling for young couples.