Profiles In Goodwill: Larry Hovis

Profiles In Goodwill: Larry Hovis

Larry Hovis is executive coordinator of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of North Carolina. 1. Where did you grow up? Charlotte, North Carolina. 2. What is your favorite verse, book or story in the Bible? Why? Matthew 22:36-40. Everything else is just commentary. 3....

CBF of North Carolina Pursues Luke 4 in Missions

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — You might say that Larry Hovis started his new job as the coordinator of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of North Carolina in the fall of 2004 with a mission about missions. “From Day One,” he said in a recent interview, “I tried to...

North Carolina CBF Leader Hopes Group Will Rally Moderates

The newly elected leader of North Carolina Cooperative Baptist Fellowship hopes to make the chapter a more viable alternative for moderates torn between denominational politics and cooperation. North Carolina moderates met in January to discuss options after a failed...

Former Moderator to Lead North Carolina CBF

A 42-year-old pastor and immediate past moderator of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of North Carolina has been named to lead the second-largest state or regional chapter of the national organization of moderate Baptists. Larry Hovis, pastor of The Memorial Baptist...