Pastor Larry Stockstill has been in the ministry for over 40 years and has been a pastor for over 30 years. Bethany Church in Baton Rouge, Louisiana was first pastored by Larry’s father, then Larry and now is pastored by Larry’s son. Influential church leaders like Chris Hodges, Rick Bezet and Randy Bezet were mentored by Pastor Larry and had their start in ministry at Bethany Church. Combined those three churches have a combined weekend attendance of over 55,000 and Church of the Highlands is one of the largest churches in America.
Pastor Larry focuses on a message of integrity, purity, example, pace, purpose, marriage, children, and legacy. He believes in modeling your message and helping leaders develop “from integrity to legacy.”
He has been married to his wife, Melanie for forty-one years and they have six children - five sons and a daughter - and have thirteen grandchildren. All six of their children are in ministry with them in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.