Larry has been Pastoral Associate since 2010, after he and his wife Cheryl began attending NorthChurch in 2007. Larry is a retired pastor of the Congregational Christian Churches, N.A. He has served “house churches” and historic congregations and in ecumenical ministries since 1974. He was ordained in 1979 and married Cheryl the same year. He has a BS in Physics from the University of Missouri-Rolla, an M.Div. from Chicago Theological Seminary, and a D.Min. from Christian Theological Seminary in Indianapolis. He is currently employed as a chaplain at Mercy West Hospital. Larry has written two teeny tiny books as cures for insomnia, along with various articles and seasonal devotions. At North Church he does everything from preaching to playing the drums, teaching, and washing dishes. Larry also walks the streets of Northside with Citizens on Patrol, provides spiritual care with Hospice of Cincinnati, and is involved in other community and city activities. In his “spare time” he has also worked in the information technology field.