Larry was born in Morristown, Tennessee and grew up near the Great Smoky Mountains. He graduated with a B.A. from Asbury University in Wilmore, Kentucky in 1972 and earned a Master’s of Divinity from Southwestern Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas in 1977. He completed his Doctor of Ministry from Southern Seminary in Louisville, KY in May, 2021. His wife, Jan, also graduated from Asbury University with a degree in music. Larry and Jan served in Weatherford, Texas as Pastor for 10 years before coming to New Haven in 1983. They have four children: Elizabeth, Patricia, Kenneth, and Julie, all of whom are married and active in church ministry. Larry and Jan have 15 grandchildren as well.
kenneth Rednower – Associate pastor/Worship leader
Kenneth has grown up attending New Haven and he has participated in the music ministry for over 10 years now. He attended Boyce College of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, where he studied music. He married Amber in 2010 and they now have 4 children, Lucy, Oliver, Henry, and Ruthie. Kenneth is Associate Pastor and leads worship at both locations with a talented group of Christ-exalting musicians.
Dave & Patricia Ramsey – Youth & New Haven Kids
Dave and Patti Ramsey serve our Youth and New Haven Kids. Through discipleship and scripture, they strive to pass on a gospel-centered world view and passion for Jesus Christ.
Brad & Tiffany Faith – Young Adult
Brad and Tiffany Faith serve with our Young Adult group. Through teaching the Gospel, strong Christian values, and building relationships, they aim to show young adults how to live a Christ-centered life. In these teachings, the younger generations will be more prepared to take on the challenges this world offers with deep faith and theological understanding of scripture.
Nick & Elizabeth ramsey – Life Groups
Nick and Elizabeth Ramsey help coordinate our Life Groups. By connecting the unique individuals who attend our church through smaller settings, they hope to encourage fellowship and deeper learning in the Bible. Pastor Larry Rednower leads these groups during the spring and fall months.