Pastor Mark

Senior Pastor

Pastor Mark and his family came to Bedford County in July of 2002. On April 1, 2007 he and a group of committed believers started the Crossroads Bible Church with a goal of starting a church that would magnify the Lord Jesus Christ, being free from legalism yet bound to the Gospel. He enjoys his family, coaching, hunting, watching sports and riding his horse.
Pastor Mark is a graduate of Davis College, Binghamton N.Y. with a B.R.E. degree in Pastoral Studies.
Revelation 4:11 says, “ Thou art worthy, O Lord, to receive glory and honor and power: for thou hast created all things, and for thy pleasure they are and were created.”


Sarah Crites

Children’s Ministries Director

Sarah is the director of Children’s Ministries at Crossroads Bible Church.  She ministers to children age 3yrs – 5th grade.
Sarah married her husband Nathan in 2003 and they have two daughters, Hannah and Jenna.
Sarah grew up on a dairy farm and graduated from Northern Bedford High School.  She went on to receive a Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture Education with a minor in Communications.  She has worked as an aid at Bedford Elementary School for 10 years.
Sarah loves working with kids, and is excited to help them grow in their relationship with Jesus Christ.
Sarah enjoys spending time with her family and friends, playing board games, fishing, kayaking, and going to the beach.
Sarah and her family currently reside in Centerville, PA.


  Office Administrator

Shana has served at Crossroads in the office since 2007. She is currently the secretary, financial secretary, and treasurer. Shana, her husband Chad, and son Jackson live in Schellsburg.