Ed Scearce | Sr. Pastor
Dr. Scearce spent 19 years in the business world prior to entering fulltime ministry in 1988. He has served as Senior Pastor of Grace Church in Normal, Illinois since January, 1998. He is a graduate of Liberty University and holds a Masters of Theology degree from Dallas Theological Seminary and a Doctor of Ministry degree from Trinity International University.
In addition to serving as senior pastor of Grace Church, Dr. Scearce also has an international ministry of preaching and teaching the Word of God in various locations. Along with his duties at Grace Church he serves as an adjunct professor at Tyndale Theological Seminary in Amsterdam, Netherlands and at MITS in Nagpur, India. Whether in the class room or behind a pulpit it is his desire to preach the life changing Word of God.
Pastor Scearce’s experiences in the business world and ministries in Western Europe, Romania, India and Africa bring a unique global perspective to the ministry God has given to him. He is dedicated to sharing the gospel of Christ through the “Oikos” paradigm and to the building of ministry leaders locally and internationally.
Pastor Ed and his wife Lea have four children and four grandchildren. Two of his hobbies are vegetable gardening and hunting.