Member, elder Grace Orthodox Presbyterian Church, since 1981. Member Committee on Home Missions, Presbytery New Jersey, 1986-1991, Committee on Home Missions and Church Extension, secretary, 1987-1991. Member Committee of Foreign Missions, since 1991, Tuscarora Resource Center, Mount Bethel, Pennsylvania, since 1987, secretary, since 1991.
Married Karin S. Thorsen, June 25, 1966. Children: Kristine, Martita, Karl.