Disciples News Service

University Christian Church Calls New Senior Minister

The Reverend Larry Thomas has been called by the congregation of University Christian Church in Fort Worth, Texas, to be its new Senior Minister, effective October 9, 2011. Thomas is currently the Senior Minister of Community Christian Church in Manchester, Mo., a position he has held since 2002. Thomas is a graduate of Truman State University in Kirksville, Missouri, and Phillips Seminary in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where he earned a Master of Divinity.

An active leader in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Thomas is currently serving as the chair of the mission division for the Southeast Gateway area and served as chair of the Mid-America Christian Church Foundation in 2006 and 2007. For more information, visit: www.universitychristian.org