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Clergyman

Larry Michael Warren, American clergyman. Ordained elder United Methodist Church, 1978. Recipient Legion of Honor DeMolay International, 1982.

Background

Warren, Larry Michael was born on November 25, 1946 in Bonne Terre, Missouri, United States. Son of Orson Wesley and Ruth Margaret (Stine) Warren.

Education

Bachelor cum laude, Lincoln University, 1969. Master of Divinity with honors, St. Paul School Theology, Kansas City, Missouri, 1976. Doctor of Ministry, San Francisco Theological Seminary, 1987.

Career

Pastor Cainsville United Methodist Church, Missouri, 1975-1976, Lakelands Parish, Rathdrum, Idaho, 1976-1978. Associate pastor Audubon Park United Methodist Church, Spokane, Washington, 1978-1983. Pastor Faith United Methodist Church, Everett, 1983-1990, Tacoma First United Methodist Church, 1990-1995.

Co-pastor Renton First United Methodist Church, 1995—2003. Pastor Toppenish United Methodist Church, Washington, since 2003, Summit United Methodist Church, since 2006. Adviser Kairos Prison Ministry Washington, Monroe, 1984-1992.

Conference representative graduate board St. Paul School Theology, Kansas City, 1984, 94-96.

Achievements

  • Ordained elder United Methodist Church, 1978.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor to colonel Dialogue Everett Herald, 1984-1988.

Membership

Adviser DeMolay, Spokane, 1979-1981. Team member Night-Walk, inner-city ministry, Spokane, 1979-1982. Coordinator Church Relief Overseas Project Hunger Walk, Spokane and Everett, 1981, 85.

Volunteer chaplain General Hospital Everett, 1983-1990. Trustee Deaconess Children's Services, Everett, 1983-1988. Board directors Tacoma Community House, since 2007.

Member Fellowship of Reconciliation, North Snohomish County Association Churches (vice president 1985-1989), Pacific Northwest Annual Conference Board Global Ministries (secretary 1988-1992, president 1993-1997), Renton Ecumenical Association Churches (president 1996-1998).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, travel, stamp collecting/philately, woodworking, coin collecting/numismatics.

Connections

Married Bonnie Jean Monk Chandler, April 9, 1983. Children: Samantha Chandler, John, Abigail Chandler, Anne, Meredith.

father:
Orson Wesley Warren

mother:
Ruth Margaret (Stine) Warren

spouse:
Bonnie Jean Monk Chandler

child:
Meredith Warren

child:
Anne Warren

child:
Abigail Chandler Warren

child:
John Warren

child:
Samantha Chandler Warren