Larry D. Fine

Larry D. Fine
About This Author

Dr. Larry D. Fine is Professor of Practical Theology, Emeritus, MidAmerica Nazarene University.

Ordained Elder, Church of the Nazarene, 1971.


  • DMin, Practical Theology/Pastoral Counseling, 1978, Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • MA, Theology/Religion, 1971, Southern Nazarene University
  • MDiv, Practical Theology, 1969, Nazarene Theological Seminary
  • BA, Religion, 1965, Southern Nazarene University

"I love being in one-to-one conversations with students in my office, and having the chance to talk through the consequences of the events earlier in their lives."

Awards and Honors:

  • Larry D. Fine Faculty Scholarship Endowment, 2012
  • Founder's Award, MidAmerica Nazarene University, 2011
  • The President's Award, Teacher of the Year, 2000
  • Who's Who among American Teachers, 1994
  • Alpha Chi Donald Metz Award, Faculty Member of the Year Award for Distinctive Academic Contributions, 1977-1978, and 1985-1986