First AME Church Indio, Ca.
Reverend Larry Holloway
Prior to entering ministry Rev. Holloway served in many areas of the local church, as a Steward, Sunday school teacher, Usher Board president, YPD adviser, Sons of Allen, outreach ministry and van ministry driver.
Rev. Holloway accepted his call to preach in July of 2002 under the pastoral leadership of Rev. Carmi V. Woods at Brookins A.M.E. in Oakland, California. In 2006 Reverend Holloway was ordained and appointed Pastor of Tri-City A.M.E. in Union City, California.
In November 2010 Reverend Holloway was appointed Pastor of Bethel A.M.E. in Reno/Sparks, Nevada. In October 2017 Reverend Holloway was appointed Pastor of Prince Chapel A.M.E. in La Jolla, California. In October 2018 Reverend Holloway was appointed Pastor of First A.M.E. in Indio, California. Rev. Holloway encourages all members to seek individual growth in the Word of God through Bible study, Church school and worship service.
Rev. Larry Holloway was born in Georgia and grew up in Cleveland, Ohio. He is married to Sheila Goodman-Holloway and they have two sons, Julian and Morgan and four grandchildren.
Rev. Holloway served over six years in the armed forces as a member of the United States Marine Corps. After his service to our country he sold cars, suits and real estate.
He is a graduate of New College of California with a BA degree in Humanities.
God Our Father, Christ Our Redeemer, Man Our Brother