Headquarters receives new directors for Adult Ministries and Curriculum
Thursday, February 6, 2003
Kansas City
Enter your new article here.Arial" size="2">Upon recommendation of the Sunday School Ministries Department Director, David Graves, with the concurrence of Responsible General Superintendent W. Talmadge Johnson, Larry R. Morris was nominated as Adult Ministries Director and Merritt J. Nielson was nominated as Curriculum Director.

Following approval by a majority vote of the Sunday School Ministries and NYI Committee of the General Board, we are pleased to announce the election of these two directors by the Board of General Superintendents.

Larry Morris (pictured) is a graduate of Northwest Nazarene University and Nazarene Theological Seminary (Kansas City). He served in various ministry roles in Colorado and North Carolina from 1977 until 1993, when he began a Headquarters assignment in NYI. He has worked as an editor in Sunday School Ministries since 1996. Morris was Curriculum Director since July 2002.

Merritt Nielson is a graduate of Eastern Nazarene College and Nazarene Theological Seminary (Kansas City). He has served in various ministry roles in Michigan, Missouri, Massachusetts, The Netherlands, and Kansas since 1967. He has also served in administrative roles at Eastern Nazarene College and the Esther R. Sanger Center for Compassion. Most recently he has been pursuing doctoral studies at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary while also serving as an interim pastor. He assumed his assignment as Curriculum Director on February 3, 2003.
--Board of General Superintendents

studies at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary while also serving as an interim pastor. He assumed his assignment as Curriculum Director on February 3, 2003.
--Board of General Superintendents