Rick has served as a pastor since 1988, first as Music Minister, and then as Senior Pastor since 1996. He married Eileen Flanagan in 1979, and they have two married children, David (and Sydney), a member of the U.S. Army, and Rachel (and Andrew), an English teacher in Colorado. Rick earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education from Heidelberg University and has done graduate work in Christian Education at Huntington University. In addition to preaching, Pastor Rick assists on the worship team. He enjoys computers, music, traveling to visit their grandson, and watching sports. He may even play a little golf once in a while. Pastor Rick gravitates toward the Psalms and the writings of the Apostle Paul when reading Scripture.