Rick has been the Pastor of Music and Worship at Riverbend Community Church in Ormond Beach, Fla., for more than 27 years. He was the architect of the Ormond Passion Play, which ran for 25 years. He also served on the pastoral staffs at other churches in Florida and Tennessee. He has a master’s degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Texas and undergraduate degree from Florida State University. He has been an elder at Riverbend for several years and also has served as a professor at Christ Theological Seminary in Ormond Beach, Fla. He and his wife Claudia have seven children and three grandchildren.