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Minister

John Arland Harris, American minister. Ordained to ministry United Methodist Church, 1972. Active various ecumenical and civic activities; president local school and hospital advisory committees, local ministerial associate.

Background

Harris, John Arland was born on August 12, 1946 in Duluth, Minnesota, United States. Son of Arland Lawrence and Marion Eleanor (Calverly) Harris.

Education

Bachelor, University of Minnesota, 1968;Master of Divinity, Yale University, 1972.

Career

Associate pastor, Spring Glen Church, Hamden, Connecticut, 1969-1972;pastor, Granada United Methodist Parish, Fairmont, Minnesota, 1972-1974;pastor, Chisholm (Minnesota)-Buhl United Methodist Parish, 1974-1981;associate pastor, Brooklyn United Methodist Church, Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, 1981-1982;pastor, Princeton (Minnesota)-Spencer Brook United Methodist Parish, since 1982.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry United Methodist Church, 1972.

Membership

Active various ecumenical and civic activities. President local school and hospital advisory committees, local ministerial associate.

Connections

Married Trina Joyce Mattas, August 3, 1969. Children: Jacqueline Renee, Joel David.

father:
Arland Lawrence Harris

mother:
Marion Eleanor (Calverly) Harris

spouse:
Trina Joyce Mattas

child:
Jacqueline Renee Harris

child:
Joel David Harris