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Minister

Gary Alan Nims, American minister. Ordained to ministry United Methodist Church as deacon, 1976, as elder, 1980. Member Lions.

Background

Nims, Gary Alan was born on February 5, 1952 in Clinton, Iowa, United States. Son of Harold Stanley and Betty McFarland (Wakefield) Nims.

Education

Bachelor magna cum laude, Morningside College, Sioux City, Iowa, 1974. Master of Divinity cum laude, Emory University, 1977.

Career

Pastor, Linden United Methodist Church, Waterloo, Iowa., 1978-1983;pastor, Dunkerton (Iowa) United Methodist Church, 1983-1986;associate pastor, 1st United Methodist Church, Indianola, Iowa., 1986-1990;minister outreach, St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Cedar Rapids, Iowa., since 1990. District chair evangelism United Methodist Church, Cedar Rapids, since 1990, conference board evangelism, Des Moines, since 1990.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry United Methodist Church as deacon, 1976, as elder, 1980.

Membership

Member Lions.

Connections

Married Rita Kay Albrecht, July 12, 1980. Children: Elisabeth Anne, Nathaniel Wesley, Rebecca Kay.

father:
Harold Stanley Nims

mother:
Betty McFarland (Wakefield) Nims

spouse:
Rita Kay Albrecht

child:
Elisabeth Anne Nims

child:
Nathaniel Wesley Nims

child:
Rebecca Kay Nims