Alan Strnad

Alan Strnad


member since 1978

Alan and family came to Flagstaff 7/7/77 and operated the Sunshine Rescue Mission until 3/7/2009. As an evangelist he serves as Deacon of Evangelism. In this role he trains others in evangelism and takes a team to Sunshine Rescue mission three times per month.

Alan graduated from Western Cons Baptist seminary (now Western Seminary) in 1977 with an MDiv in pastoral studies.

He and his wife Virginia received Christ as their Savior October 8th, 1970 in Homer Ak. They were married in 1959. They now have 2 Adult children, 7 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.

Alan received a BS in Civil Engineering is 1962 at University of Nebraska. He designed and built reservoirs, aqueducts and airports from 1956 to 1974. In 1976 he interim pastored Columbia View Bible Church in Portland, Oregon.

His son Paul (an aircraft mechanic with Delta Airlines) with wife Mercedes have 3 children, a daughter in law and 2 grandchildren. His daughter Laura Wilson is married to Mark and have 4 children. Mark is Flagstaff’s Fire Department deputy fire chief. Laura is Deacon of women’s ministries at Flagstaff Christian Fellowship.