Pastor Rick and his wife, Sheri, have been serving CFA since November 2011. They formerly served as Senior Pastor of Marysville Christian Fellowship in Marysville, KS for over 19 years. Pastor Rick and Sheri have been married since June 1983. They have been blessed with three children – Christina, Julie, and David. Here’s some more about Pastor Rick:

Additional Info

Birthdate: December 8
Birthplace: Toledo, Ohio
Saved Since: 1975
Favorite Thing About CFA: Solid leadership and steady history
Colleges Attended: Oral Roberts University, Global University, Indiana Weslyan University.
Hobbies & Interests: Tennis, roller coasters, Sci-fi movies, books, TV
Most Fun Moment: Snorkeling in Cancun as part of our 20th anniversary trip
Dream Vacation: Visiting every Six Flags Theme Park in the nation, one after another
Favorite Movie or TV Show: King Kong (1933 version, sorry Peter Jackson), Gone with the Wind, Star Wars (Episodes IV, V, VI)
Favorite Restaurant: Olive Garden
Favorite Musician/Musical Group: (Christian) Chris Tomlin, Kari Jobe, Hillsong  (Secular) Barbra Streisand, Frank Sinatra
Favorite Dessert: Banana Cream Pie with Whipped Cream
Interesting Fact About You: I have “sun sneezing.”  If you have it, you know what it is.  If not, Google it!
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Columbus First Assembly


2100 10th St.
Columbus, IN 47201
(812) 376-7833


Join Us Every Sunday:

8:15 AM Prayer
10:00 AM Worship Service

Wednesday Evening
7:00 PM (Summer break June/July)



Whether you’re broken, happy, hurt, lonely, hopeful, hopeless, lost, joyful, questioning, or full of faith and you are looking for a home, there’s a place for you at Columbus First Assembly (CFA!)