Don Van DeraaPastor to Seniors915 18th StreetGering NE 69341436-7861
...Don & Shirley VanDeraa. Pastor to SeniorsDon has been in Scottsbluff since he came to Grace Chapel as the Seniors Pastor in 1997.He
wife, Shirley, have 3 children and 4 grandchildren.Don has a Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering, which he received from Purdue University in 1958.He has also received a Masters in Ministry from Moody Bible in 1991.Don was a design engineer for 4 years with Barber Green and Co.He worked with Campus Crusade for Christ's Student Ministry for 12 years in Minnesota, Iowa, Washington, & Europe.His
pastoral ministry was with the Evangelical Free Church of America
for 22 years in Illinois, Iowa, & Wisconsin.
TestimonyDon was saved in 1957 through the work of Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship while attending Purdue University.His
life vision is to make his
life count for eternity.
enjoys reading, gardening, cooking, cars, walking and traveling.He
wife Shirley have made their home by doing all the work themselves.