Our Pastor

Pastor Larry & Jean Richard

Lawrence E. Richard is the pastor at Rocherty Church . Larry is a licensed full time local pastor who 

has served churches in the Eastern PA Conference since 1999. Larry attended Drew University in

Madison, N.J. for Licensing School and then went on to Wesley Theological Seminary in Washington,

D.C. for his seminary education. His first appointments were part time and included: Kleinfeltersville:

Trinity UMC and Lebanon: Mountville. His appointment to Shoemakersville UMC was full time. Larry is

married to Jean, who is the Director of the Ono Church Preschool. They have two sons: Jeremy,

Jeffrey, and they have five grandchildren.