About the Pastor

Pastor Gary L. Bauerle was called to be Fellowship Baptist Pastor in June of 2016 although he has been Fellowship Baptist’s interim pastor since June of 2015.

He was ordained in 1982 in Argenta IL. and attended Boyce Bible Institute in Springfied IL.  His hometown was Ramesy IL.

He has a wife and 2 sons, wife Robin and they reside in Decatur IL, son, Buddy and wife Rachelle, and their children Ava and Pierce, of Glen Carbon IL.  son, Beau and wife Lindsey, and their child Layne of Phoenix, AZ.

Gary worked 34 years at Caterpillar in Decatur IL and pastored churches in Central Baptist Association as Bi-Vocational for 26 years.