Your deacons have a heart for God and His people.
They are here to pray with you, rejoice with you, and to support you in your walk with Christ.

Get to know your deacons!

David Anderson

& his wife Vicki

I am a retired pastor. My wife Vicki and I enjoy attending and serving here at CrossBridge since 2013 (via Boca Glades). Vicki and I are celebrating over 50 years of marriage. We have five children and twelve grandchildren. Both Vicki and I accepted Christ as our Savior when we were children and we grew up together in the same church. Our desire is to serve Christ and bring others to saving faith in Him. We are honored to serve the CrossBridge family.

Michael Barnard

& his wife Luz

I have been a member of CrossBridge Church (via Boca Glades Baptist Church) for 28 years. My wife Luz & I have been married for 26 years and have four children, all of whom have grown up in this church. My ministry includes being a deacon, serving on the evangelism and missions committees, teaching, and working with the personnel of the church. Luz is involved with teaching bible study, mission trips, hospitality teams and serves the church in many ways. We enjoy and are very active in sports and love to spend time with our children.

Brian Borcherds

Born, saved by God’s grace and baptized in South Africa. Served as a Deacon with Finance responsibility at Germiston Baptist Church. Emigrated to the USA in 1998 with my wife Moira, 2 daughters and 2 sons. I began worshipping at Boca Glades Baptist Church in 1998 and have served, when called, as a Deacon. Moira served devotedly too and was called to be with the Lord in June 2019. I have 4 grandchildren, all boys, who I love to spend time with. I am excited to be a part of Christ’s mission for CrossBridge!

Gene Broyles

& his wife Debbie


Joe Budd

& his wife Sherry

I was born and raised in Easton, PA home of Larry Holmes. Sherry and I met at a church picnic and were married 2 years later in March of 1985. We have 3 adult children who love the Lord and are blessed with the most precious grandson. We have been active members of CROSSBRIDGE (via Boca Glades) since 1993. Since we began attending, I have been actively involved in Men's, Finance, Teaching, serving as deacon and Sherry has been faithfully serving in Women's and the Music ministry. We both love to golf and are thankful for South Florida weather.

Josh Carlson

& his wife Pamela

My name is Josh Carlson. I was born in the Midwest and moved to Florida when I was a young kid. I have been married to my wonderful wife Pamela since 2008. We have 2 amazing, energetic boys. We have been members of the Church since 2013, and I have been serving as a Deacon since 2017. In addition, we also enjoy serving in the following ministries: Awana, Childrens Church, Sunday School and VBS. Some of our family's favorite verses include: John 3:16 and Joshua 1:9.

 Ted Villafana

& his wife Abi

My wife & I have been members of CrossBridge Church (via Boca Glades Baptist Church) since 2000. I currently serve as deacon and as Sunday School Director. I am a semi-retired physicist. My wife Abigail and I have four children, ten grandchildren, and seven great grandchildren. We have been blessed that our family is also serving the Lord. For fun, I collect antique postcards..

Ron Harp

& his wife Betty

I met and married my wife of 60 years, Betty, in Alabama, and we were blessed with 3 children. After graduating from the University of Alabama, I worked for IBM in engineering, sales and management until my retirement in Boca Raton.
My family and I joined Boca Glades Baptist Church in 1984 when, as a mission church from First Baptist Church in Boca Raton, the small congregation met in the back of a bank building in west Boca. I was ordained as a deacon in 1986 after the church grew to larger quarters in an industrial warehouse.
Over the years, I have served in the following positions: Chairman of the Finance Committee, member of the Building Committee, Fund Raiser Chairman, Usher, Chairman of Pastor Search Committee, President of the Senior Class, Chairman of deacons, and church Corporate Trustee. I look forward to CrossBridge’s bright future in west Boca while God continues to bless as the Good News is spread.

Steve Jones

& his wife Amy

I was born in Miami, FL and was saved and baptized as a child while attending Miami Shores Baptist Church. I met my wife Amy in 2004. We have been blessed with two wonderful children. Since coming to this church in 2001 I have served as a teacher for the Adult Singles and Middle School Boys classes. I am active in the music ministry as a member of the Praise Team and leading worship for the Men's Ministry. We are excited to see what God is doing and seek to serve Him at Crossbridge Church.

Bob Zuccaro

& his wife Martha

I was born and raised in upstate New York and moved to Florida in 1969. I have been a licensed professional engineer in civil engineering since 1973, and I am currently employed by a private employee-owned engineering consulting firm. I have been a member of this church for 19 years. My lovely wife Martha is from Colombia and we have been married for 9 years. Our children are unique, they have four legs, i.e., we have two energetic miniature schnauzer dogs. I have served in Men’s Ministry, Music Ministry, Evangelism and Mission Committees and teach Faith Sharing and Growth and Maturity adult studies. Martha serves in the nursery and assists with hospitality and decorations teams. We love sports, enjoy going to concerts and to the movies, and we also like to travel (especially going on cruises).

Dale Majors

& his wife Cindy

I was born, in Indianapolis. I accepted Christ as my savior and followed the Lord in Baptism when I was five years old. My family moved to Florida in 1981. I met Cindy at Grace Baptist Church, in Pompano Beach married July 1999. We joined Boca Glades Baptist Church in 2006 and began to serve the Lord in Awana, Children's Sunday School, and as a Deacon. The Lord blessed us with our son Caleb in 2010. We are looking forward to seeing what great things God has in store for our CrossBridge family.

Edmund Morgan

I was born to a missionary-pastor family while they were pastoring in Panama Canal Zone. At the age of 5 we moved to NYC where we stayed for about 8 years, and then I lived in various cities in the US and Canada before moving to Boca Raton in 1988, where I discovered my enjoyment of going on cruises and also started collecting mugs from every cruise ship I had the opportunity to sail on. I started attending Boca Glades Baptist Church in 1989 and have served as a deacon since 1993. In addition to the deacon ministry, I am also part of Men's Ministry and Awana. I love people and am in CrossBridge Church for you.

Steve Owens

& his wife Sharon

I'm a native of Northern Ireland but enjoying life in the USA since 2002 and work in Florida boating industry. Happily married to Sharon for last 25 years and dad to Jonathan, Katherine and Lauren.
We have been members of Boca Glades Baptist Church since 2009. In addition to supporting the church family through deacon ministry since 2011, I am also serving as an usher and in other areas of ministry as needed. My wife has served faithfully in the youth ministry. We love our CrossBridge Church family and desire to see the good news of Jesus shared with all.

Ryan Teason

I was born and raised in South Florida. I’ve been attending Crossbridge Church (via Boca Glades) since I was in the first grade. I was blessed to grow up in such a strong Gospel-driven church, and I love serving in the church especially in the ministries that played a key role in my Christian journey. In addition to being a deacon, I’m involved in the Youth and AV ministries. I’m excited to see how the Lord will use CrossBridge Church to reach the surrounding communities with the Good News of Jesus Christ.