Building and Grounds StaffJoe Prunier / Building & Grounds Supervisor Joe began his dream job at Family Life in July 2012 with years of knowledge and experience in buildings and grounds. He gained that experience by working as a maintenance supervisor at a church in Elmira for ten years, before to coming to Family Life.


Public Relations StaffDean Houser / Public Relations Dean’s first contact with Family Life was at Selah’s Christmas Tour in 2002. A short time later, Dean met Randy Snavely, who then worked as a PR rep. While they talked, Dean’s interest in the ministry grew, and he soon decided to start volunteering at events. Dean says,


Bible Quizzing StaffAlice Gardiner / Bible Quizzing Director Alice was born and raised in Hornell, New York. She went to SUNY Geneseo to pursue a teaching career but only attended there one year. After becoming engaged to her husband, she decided to transfer to Alfred State, which was closer to home and to her fiancé.

Pregnancy Resources

Pregnancy Resources Pregnancy Resource Centers help women and families face crisis pregnancies in a safe, confidential place. They provide accurate information about pregnancy, abortion risks, and lifestyle issues. Material assistance is available to expecting mothers, and can include free maternity clothes, baby food and diapers. Many centers provide parenting education, STD and abstinence education, adoption

Bible Courses

Bible CoursesA correspondence studyChallenging Your Walk In Christ Family Life offers free Bible Correspondence Courses as a convenient and affordable way to study the Bible at home.  Designed for self-study, each course has a series of brief workbooks with a quiz at the end.  Upon registration, Family Life begins mailing workbooks to learners one at

Bible Quizzing

Bible QuizzingWhat is Bible Quizzing? Quizzing is an effective tool that helps motivate young people to learn God’s Word, work together as a team, and expand their understanding of Scriptures. Quizzers usually range from 11-19 years old, however kids as young as 8 may still be eligible to participate with the permission of a coach