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Editor , educator , religious writer

Richard William Bohrer, American author, editor, educator. Recipient President's Service award Liberty University, 1985, Teacher of Year award, 1987, 89. Choir director Central Bible Church, 1963-1966. Member Oregon Christian Writers.

Background

Bohrer, Richard William was born on June 17, 1926 in New York City. Son of Jacob William and Elsie Marie (Wahlstad) Bohrer.

Education

Bachelor, Westmont College, 1947; Master of Science, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1956; Master of Arts, California State University, Long Beach, 1962.

Career

Teacher grades 3, 4, 5 Haile Selassie I Elementary School, Gondar, Ethiopia, 1947-1950. Teacher grades 9, 10, 11 Alhambra (California) High School, 1954-1955. Teacher grade 6 Maple Avenue School, Fullerton, California, 1955-1956.

Teacher grades 9, 10, 11 Orange (California) High School, 1956-1963. News editor Anaheim (California) Gazette, 1961-1962. Professor, director journalism Multnomah School of the Bible, Portland, Oregon, 1963—1979.

Broker Dick Bohrer Realty Inc., 1968—1979. Senior editor, managing editor Moody Monthly magazine, Chicago, 1979-1983. Public Glory Press, since 1981.

Professor Liberty University, Lynchburg, Virginia, 1983-1989, 91-94. Assistant professor, head magazine sequence Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana, 1989-1990. Author, host www,DickBohrerBooks Com, since 2008.

Director Maranatha Writers Conference, Muskegon, Michigan, 1980-1989. Professor Institute Biblical Studies, Lake Grove, Oregon, 1996-1997.

Works

Membership

Choir director Central Bible Church, 1963-1966. Member Oregon Christian Writers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: oil painting, cooking, swimming.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Anne Spencer, July 8, 1955. Children: Joel Stephen, Janice Joy Bohrer Pruitt.

father:
Jacob William Bohrer

mother:
Elsie Marie (Wahlstad) Bohrer

spouse:
Elizabeth Anne Spencer

children:
Joel Stephen Bohrer

Janice Joy Bohrer Pruitt Bohrer