Larry Heslip

Pastor of Administration

Larry began his ministry at Tallowood on September 1, 1999. Prior to joining the staff he served churches in Arkansas, Oklahoma and Texas in similar roles since 1974.

Larry was ordained to the Gospel Ministry by the Cullendale First Baptist Church in Camden, Arkansas, in 1974. He is a veteran of the US Army Field Artillery.

Both Larry and his wife, Amy, are graduates of Ouachita Baptist University in Arkansas.  They have two children, both married.  Stephen and wife Heather live in Kansas and Elisabeth and husband, Dan, live in suburban Houston.  God has blessed the family with five grandchildren.

Larry has membership in several professional education and administration organizations and has served those organizations in various capacities.


Bachelor of Arts, Ouachita Baptist University, Arkadelphia, Arkansas, 1969. Master of Religious Education, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1974. Master of Science, University of Houston, Clear Lake, 1980.

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