Pastor for Preaching & Mission
Rick's primary responsibilities are to provide leadership to the elder team and to to advance the mission of Sovereign Grace Church through preaching and teaching the Word of God. Rick also serves as a Regional Leader for Sovereign Grace Churches in the Midwest/Northwest region.
Rick was born and raised in the Chicago area and moved to Minnesota in 1987 to attend college, where he met his wife Delaine. He graduated from Bethel Seminary in 1995 and joined the staff at Desiring God. He was sent out to what was then Grace Church Richfield from Bethlehem Baptist Church in March 2000. In 2003 what is now Sovereign Grace Church joined the Sovereign Grace Churches family.
Rick and Delaine live in Burnsville and have five children: Brontë, Thaxton, Cosette, Yari, and Haddon.
View sermons from Rick here.