Cheri Crabtree

Berean School of the Bible Director

Where were you born?
San Diego, California

Who is in your family?
Spouse, David; children, Ashley Jefferson, Lauren Smith, Lindsay Crabtree; sons-in-law, Phillip Jefferson and Brandin Smith; and grandchildren, David, Keegan, Brooklyn and Selah Rae Jefferson

What is your favorite verse in the Bible?
“For the eyes of the Lord run to and fro throughout the whole earth, to give strong support to those whose heart is blameless toward him…” (2 Chronicles 16:9).

What was your first job?
Piano teacher

What is your standard coffee order?
Coffee with cream

What is your favorite movie?
While You Were Sleeping

What is one of your favorite quotes?
“These mashed potatoes are so creamy.” — While You Were Sleeping

What is a major pet peeve of yours?
Being put on the spot

What’s your favorite indoor/outdoor activity?
Cruising

What chore do you absolutely hate doing?
Cooking

If you could choose to stay a certain age forever, what age would it be?
45

If you could choose anyone, who would you pick as your mentor?
Beth Moore or Kay Arthur

If you could learn to do anything, what would it be?
Teach at a seminary

If you had to work on only one project for the next year, what would it be?
Learn Hebrew

If you could meet anyone, living or dead, who would you meet?
George Müller

Besides the Bible, what is one of your favorite books?
Lost Horizon (James Hilton)

What’s the hardest thing you’ve ever done?
Leaving my parents’ house to move to Greensboro in 1985; my mom came with us to help with (baby) Ashley, but we drove off leaving my dad in the driveway waving and crying.

The best part of waking up is?
Waking up

If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be?
Pizza