Larry J. Houston is a native of Louisville, Kentucky. He obtained his childhood education in the Jefferson County Public School System. He later attended Simmons College of Kentucky; Jefferson Community and Technical College; and Sullivan University. He continued his quest for knowledge by earning a Bachelor of Theology and Master of Ministry degrees from Andersonville Theological Seminary.
Pastor Houston has served in various capacities within the National, State, and Local Baptist Conventions and Associations. His roles have included Logistics Team Member, Congress of Christian Education; The National Baptist Convention USA Inc.: Treasurer, The General Association of Baptist in Kentucky” And Board of Directors MEmber, Baptist Fellowship Center; The Central District Baptist Association.
He provided leadership in the effort by the Corinthian Church to form a 501(c)-3 Non-profit entity (The Corinthian Development Corporation), and serves as a director on its board. Through this organization a Lifestyle Enrichment Center was developed; and several residential housing units were acquired.
Pastor Houston has served as the Spiritual Leader of The Corinthian Church since January 1985, and acknowledged his commission by God to proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ in 1980; under the Pastorate of the late Rev. A. D. Jones. He became a Disciple of Christ at Corinthian at an early age.
Moreover, Pastor Houston is married to the former Donna Burns Jones. They are grateful parents of three adult children, and four grandchildren.
Jesus came and told his disciples, “I have been given all authority in heaven and on earth. Therefore, go and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit. Teach these new disciples to obey all the commands I have given you. And be sure of this: I am with you always, even to the end of the age.” – Matthew 28:18-20 NLT
Corinthian M. B. Church is committed to fulfilling the Biblical mandate of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, and endeavoring to lead people to Him: Equip them to learn about Him: And engage them in ministry for Him.
We strive to enrich the Spiritual and general lifestyle needs of people through the means of: Dynamic Worship; Christian Education; Evangelism; Community Outreach Initiative; and Growth Oriented Ministries.
Perhaps you or an acquaintance is seeking a place where the Uncompromised Word of God is taught and proclaimed: Where the impartial Love of God is exhibited: And where the congregants are known personally by name, and interactive relationships. Be assured that there is a Place for You at Corinthian Church. We believe that you will discover here that “God has a Blessing with Your Name on it.”