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Minister , Religious studies educator

Larry Dale McCrary, minister, religious studies educator. Ordained minister Baptist Church, 1988. Cubmaster Cub Scouts American, St. Francis, 1991—1992; cookie chairman Girl Scouts of America, 1991; president St. Francis Ministerial Alliance, 1991—1992.

Background

McCrary, Larry Dale was born on September 22, 1952 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Son of James Reginald and Margaret Kathleen McCrary.

Education

Bachelor, Blue Mountain College, Mississippi, 1974. Master of Divinity, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, 1985.

Career

Pastor First Baptist Church, St. Francis, Kansas, 1988—1992, Burlington, 1992—1994, Grace Southern Baptist Church, Goddard, 1994—1998. Adjunct instructor religion Friends University, Wichita, since 1998. Adjunct instructor New Testament/Greek Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Kansas City, Missouri, since 2000.

Pastor Northwest Community Baptist Church, Wichita, 2002—2004. Chaplain Trinity Hospice, since 2005. Director theological studies Heart of Kansas Southern Baptist Association, Wichita, 1995—1998.

Achievements

  • Ordained minister Baptist Church, 1988.

Religion

Every person was created for a purpose, and God has a plan and will for every individual.

Politics

Churches should be encouraged to teach and preach biblical truth on moral issues and to urge their members to vote according to their beliefs, convictions, and values.

Views

In a society where self-interest and hypocrisy are often seen as dominating, the Christians should nurture and promote values and purposes that are beyond us.

Membership

Cubmaster Cub Scouts American, St. Francis, 1991—1992. Cookie chairman Girl Scouts of America, 1991. President St. Francis Ministerial Alliance, 1991—1992.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, camping, reading, chess, board games.

Connections

Married Janice Elaine Tucker. Children: Virginia Anne (McCrary) Hodges, Margaret Alice, Matthew Thomas.

father:
James Reginald

mother:
Margaret Kathleen McCrary

spouse:
Janice Elaine Tucker

child:
Virginia Anne McCrary (McCrary) Hodges

child:
Margaret Alice McCrary

child:
Matthew Thomas McCrary