Bauer Evans Prior to his ordination as the senior pastor of Crossway Church in 2001 (, Bauer taught social studies for 13 years in public, private and Christian high schools in the greater Philadelphia area, and has degrees in political science and education. He is an experienced AP teacher with over two decades of AP teaching experience, reading for the College Board APGOPO each spring since 2000. Bauer and his wife Linda graduated their fourth and youngest child in 2017.