On Sunday morning, First Baptist Church of Minden-Gardnerville will welcome Larry Webb as its new senior pastor.
Not wanting to spend the rest of his life in the Bay Area, the 61-year-old is looking forward to planting his roots in Carson Valley.
"I felt God wanted me here," Webb said. "My gifts, my strengths and my temperament fit this church."
Before becoming a pastor Webb earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from LeTourneau University, but then felt an irresistible calling to enter the pastorate.
"I am the son of a pastor, so I was able to see …