Lead Pastor and Wife
Larry is an experienced pastor
and communicator. He has been accused of being a
“teacher-preacher.” A charge to which he pleads
guilty. His ambition is to simply be a man who walks
with God. He and his wife Debbie have two wonderful
adult daughters, one incredible son-in-law and the
“cutest granddaughter in the whole world.” Larry
enjoys gardening, biking, reading & his marine
Jason has been working with students and their families
since 1991. He has been a part of Haverhill Christian Church
directly and indirectly since 2000 when he became HCC's
first full-time Youth Minister. Before his career as a,
"full-time" minister, Jason served as a police officer for
the cities of Emporia and Derby. Jason graduated from the
nearby Douglass High School and considers this area of
Butler County his geographical roots. He also graduated from
Emporia State University, Tabor College and Light
University/Oval Bible College.
Jason loves working in the local church but also has the
opportunity to serve the Kingdom by traveling and speaking,
hosting mission trips and representing Compassion
Jason is married to the beautiful Diane (a teacher) and they
have two very active sons, Jacob and Joseph- both are active
in the church youth group.
Jason's favorite movie is: Tombstone
Jason's favorite food is: Mexican
Jason's favorite beverage is: Iced Tea
Jason's favorite Bible passage is: Phil. 2:1-5
Jason's favorite book is: (Sunday School answer-The Bible)
otherwise it is the Rand McNally Road Atlas
Jodi has been a
member of HCC since 1992 and began working in the church
office in 1996. Over the years, her duties have evolved from
secretarial to include treasurer and nursery coordinator.
She also greatly enjoys participating in the praise band on
Sunday mornings. Jodi appreciates the opportunities God
provides through her job to encourage and uplift His people
at HCC and does her best to live up to the perception that
she "knows everything HCC"!
Jodi was born & raised in the Denver area and came to Kansas
for college in 1980 where she met her husband Mark. They
have been happily married since 1983. God has richly blessed
them with a daughter & son who are now grown and married.
They are also proud grandparents of 4. Jodi & Mark are so
thankful to be a part of the family of God at Haverhill.