BLOG: Liberal Adventist Pastor
Pastor John McLarty came to Green Lake Church after pastorates in Washington, Ohio, and New York. For ten years he served as editor of Adventist Today. His articles have also appeared in The Adventist Review, Ministry, and Signs of the Times. His books include Stand at the Cross and Adventist Spirituality for Thinkers and Seekers.
In the process of earning a bachelor’s degree, Pastor McLarty attended Southern Adventist University, Middle East College in Beirut, University of Memphis, and Pacific Union College. He received a Master of Divinity Degree from Andrews University. John is married to Karin Lundstrom McLarty. Karin is a labor and delivery nurse. They have three children. Karin’s principal hobby is horses. John’s favorite hobbies are hiking and watercolor painting.