Gary Fick, and his wife Mae Ellen, became active at “Love Inn” in 1971. He became an elder of CLC in 2004 and retired from that position in 2021. They both have focused on intercessory prayer. Gary was a professor in the agricultural college at Cornell University doing research and teaching in sustainable agriculture and forage crops. Gary has published two books, Food, Farming, and Faith (2008) and Eternal Father, I Worship You (2022). Their life is highlighted by their love for Jesus.