Pastor Randy Graham

Randy Graham, PastorRandy accepted our call to pastor Grandview Baptist Church in March 2000. Randy came to Grandview from Ames, Iowa where he was pastor for 5 years and prior to that he was pastor at a church in Alomosa, Colorado. Randy is a graduate of Louisiana State University and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Randy and his wife Lisa are the parents of two sons, Jeremy and Cody. Randy can be reached at the church office 276-6027 or by email. rlgraham@gci.net

Music Minister

Dan Shilling, Minister of Music

Dan Shilling has lived in Alaska for more than 30 years. He completed a bachelor’s degree in music from UAF and received his Master of Music degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Texas. Dan served at University Baptist Church in Fairbanks for 11 years as Music Director as well as churches in Texas, Nebraska and Colorado before returning to Alaska in 2001. He serves the Lord in the music ministry using his talents in choral conducting, worship leading and trumpet solos. Dan is married to Betsy and has a son, Jordan.

dlshilling@gci.net

Children's Minister

Muldoon photoChristina Sikkenga celebrated her first year in Alaska along with her husband Scott and baby girl, Esther in 2015. While serving part-time at Grandview, her responsibilities include training and supporting the children’s ministry workers, commanding AWANA, staffing children’s ministry positions, teaching children’s church, discipling, and reaching out to children in our community. She graduated with her undergraduate in elementary education from Asbury University in Kentucky and her masters in literacy curriculum and instruction from University of Texas at Arlington. She taught in the public school system for a total of five years, and is currently teaching as an adjunct Spanish professor at University of Alaska Anchorage. Her passion for children’s ministry began at a young age while living in Ecuador where she grew up as a missionary kid. Over the past 14 years, she has led several backyard Bible clubs, directed Vacation Bible School, served as camp counselor, led children’s worship, and helped with several youth ministries. Her desire is to see children growing in their relationship with Jesus. christina.sikkenga@gmail.com

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