Paul Kemper

LEad Pastor

Taking a less conventional route into the ministry, Paul has a Marketing degree from Messiah College.  He later completed a Master’s of Divinity from Biblical Seminary.  Before entering the Pastorate, he spent thirteen years in the Pharmaceutical industry, later transitioning to serve as a Worship Leader for six years and an Associate Pastor for three years.

Paul and his wife Leslie live in Lansdale and have three children; Sarah, Jacob and Libby.   Paul genuinely enjoys building stuff and has successfully gained the reputation with his kids of being able to fix almost anything they give him…so far.

Rob Furr

Discipleship Pastor

Rob joined our staff in May of 2016 as our Discipleship Pastor.  Originally from Morgantown, West Virginia, Rob and his wife, Kristi, are 2010 graduates of the University of Valley Forge and served in Youth and Discipleship Ministries in two churches.  Most recently, Pastor Rob helped launch a church plant in his hometown of Morgantown and help lay their foundation around discipleship.  A tech at heart, Rob also has extensive experience with professional audio and video.  You may see him training our media team or installing new technology at times, but his primary role and passion is to help people become followers of Jesus Christ.

Kristine Barco

Children's Pastor

Pastor Kristine leads our children form birth to grade four.  She served as a volunteer at BCC for thirteen years before coming on staff.  Before joining the team, she worked in various roles teaching, leading, and directing at the Goddard School.

Kristine is a graduate of Evangel University and lives in Lansdale with her husband Glenn and three children: James, Caroline, and Kylie.  She loves kids, animals, and is passionate about bringing the truth of God's love to the next generation in a way that is fun and exciting.  Kristine is also available for a consultation if you have any questions about pets as her home has been known to function as a miniature zoo over the years, housing some really unique and creative animals.

Matt Robinson

Youth / Worship Pastor

Matt joined our staff in June 2017, soon after graduating from the University of Valley Forge. In August he married his high school sweetheart, Mary, and is enjoying being a newlywed.  Pastor Matt grew up in the suburbs of Pittsburgh where he developed a deep love for Pittsburgh sports teams!

The dual role of Youth & Worship Pastor gives Pastor Matt a broad range of responsibilities and complements his natural desire to see youth and adults alike become committed followers of Christ. He brings with him the passion to see our focus of worship to God become a part of our everyday life.

You may find Matt and Mary taking long walks in the park or exercising together. Matt loves to play soccer and is eager to explore the Lansdale area with anyone interested in hanging out! 

Kristi Furr

Office ManAger

Kristi took on the role of Office Manager in 2017. Originally from Morgantown, West Virginia, Kristi and her husband, Rob, are 2010 graduates of the University of Valley Forge and have served in Youth and Discipleship Ministries in two churches.  Living currently in the neighborhood of Telford, Kristi loves to snuggle her pups, watch movies and drink coffee... lots and lots of coffee!

Diane Oberholzer

Financial Secretary

Diane assists with handling finance in the office. Originally from Lancaster County, Diane spent most of her childhood in Chester as her parents Pastored churches in the city.  Diane has a genuine hunger to share the love of Jesus with our community and is passionate about the work of missions.  She also leads our Women’s ministry and is a team leader for our youth ministry.

Diane currently lives in Hatfield with her husband, Kevin and they have four children.


Elder Team

Rob Furr

Paul Kemper

Andy Liples

Kevin Oberholzer

Advisory Board/Deacons

Joe Devlin- Secretary

Willard Frutiger - Treasurer

Alex Thomas

Barb Thomas

Jim Thomas