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.