Larry and Rita hail from Missouri. Larry has been involved in ministry since 1972, serving 5 full time churches in three states. He earned his Bachelor degree at St. Louis Christian College in 1975 and his Masters degree at Kentucky Christian College in 1991. He has been married to Rita (of St. James, Missouri) since 1980. God has blessed them with three daughters.
Larry and Rita came to Crocker Christian Church in October 2007. They wish to extend to you an invitation to visit and become involved with the Crocker Church family.
Cole Sagstetter is our Young Adult Minister. He and his wife, Katie served previously in Youth Ministry and have now joined us to reach our young adults and families! Cole is originally from Kansas and Katie is a Florida native. Katie is a paraprofessional at the 6th Grade Center in Waynesville and is currently studying to be a kindergarten teacher. Cole attended Manhattan Christian College in Manhattan, Kansas.
Dustin Moss is our youth minister. He and his wife Ashley work with our junior high and high school youth. They have one son, Isaac. Dustin is a graduate of the University of Missouri. He and Ashley are eager to see the youth program grow, and they work diligently to bring young people to the Lord.
Bernard has been a member of our church for more than 60 years. He and his wife Diana have 2 daughters, Jennifer Houlehan and Carrie Cox, as well as one grandson, Austin Cox, and one granddaughter, Monica Cox. Bernard taught in the local school district for more than 28 years. He taught for a total of 45 years before fully retiring from teaching.