Larry Terrell Crudup, M.Div.
Larry Terrell Crudup is a Minister-Theologian-Community Scholar and serves as the Assistant Pastor at Sweet Home - The Pinnacle of Praise of Round Rock and the research assistant to the Senior Pastor. He is a Licensed and Ordained minister in the Baptist tradition and an Ordained Elder of his church.
He received a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in Religion and The Arts with a minor in Secondary Education from Belmont University, Nashville, TN in May, 2010. He is also a graduate of Southern Methodist University's Perkins School of Theology in Dallas, TX where he earned a Master of Divinity (M.Div.) degree. While in Dallas he served St. Mark Baptist Church of Dallas as the Christian Education Director. He is currently enrolled at Union Institute & University in Cincinnati, OH, pursuing a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Interdisciplinary Studies with a concentration in Ethical and Creative Leadership.
His research topic is "Enacting Our Stories: Black Christian Identity Formation Leadership-As-Practice Theory For Congregational Leadership." He desires to write on the Black experience in narrative leadership, adaptive leadership and congregational change with a particular research interest in narrative theory as identity formation for congregational structuring and change.
Points of Intersectionality
Narrative Leadership • Leadership-as-Practice • Strategic Change • Congregational Studies • Social Ethics
August 2006 - May 2010
Bachelor of Arts in Religion and The Arts
Minor in Secondary Education
A person is a person through other persons
Southern Methodist University (Perkins School of Theology
August 2010 - May 2014
Master of Divinity
Union Institute & University
Ph.D in Interdisciplinary Studies
Concentration in Ethical and Creative Leadership
Black Liberation Theology