Log In

Richard Henry Sivers Edit Profile

Minister , writer

Richard Henry Sivers, American minister, writer. Fellow: Fellowship of United Methodists in Music and Worship; member: Oswego Players, Inc. (president 1974-1975), Oswego Opera Theater, Inc. 2002-2004.

Background

Sivers, Richard Henry was born on December 10, 1947 in Oswego, New York, United States. Son of Robert Foster and Laura Belle Sivers.

Education

Bachelor, State University of New York College at Oswego, 1966—1970. Master of Divinity, Union Theological Seminary In New York City, 1976—1979.

Career

Vista volunteer Volunteers in Service to America, Estancia, New Mexico, 1970—1971. Reporter Palladium-Times, Oswego, New York, 1971—1974. Oswego county information officer County of Oswego, 1974—1976.

Production editor Union Seminary Quarterly Review, New York, 1977—1978. Pastor Delta United Methodist Church, Rome, 1984—1989, Stockbridge Charge United Methodist Church, Munnsville, 1989—1991. Editor/managing editor Oswego Observer, Oswego, 1992—1995.

Pastor Palermo United Methodist Church, 1994—1997, Minetto United Methodist Church, Minetto, since 1997. Oral history consultat General Commission on Christian Unity and Interrelgious Concerns, New York City, 1986—1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (short stories) Little Teddy (Honorary Mention, Writer's Digest Writing Competition, 2002).

Membership

Fellow: Fellowship of United Methodists in Music and Worship. Member: Oswego Players, Inc. (president 1974-1975), Oswego Opera Theater, Inc.

2002-2004.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Weaving, travel, cooking/baking.

Connections

Married Alice Isabel Fletcher, June 1, 1974. Children: Jennifer Renee, Anne Elizabeth, Rachel Lynn.

father:
Robert Foster

mother:
Laura Belle Sivers

spouse:
Alice Isabel Fletcher

child:
Jennifer Renee Sivers

child:
Anne Elizabeth Sivers

child:
Rachel Lynn Sivers