The Reverend Michael Shiery attended Penn View Bible Institute for 2 years. He transferred to Union Bible School in Westfield, Indiana and graduated in 1998. He accepted a pastorate at the Bible Methodist Church in Sylacauga, Alabama and taught history at Pell City Bible Methodist School in Pell City, Alabama. He accepted a teaching position at Penn View High School in 2000. In December of that year, he and his wife, Evie were married. They have pastored in Adrian, Michigan, Iva, South Carolina and Toronto, Ohio. They have 2 children - Evie Marie and Zane. They began their ministry at Pilgrim Bible Church on October 3, 2010.