Since then he has pastored churches in New York, Tennessee and Florida. In November of 2004 he was called from Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church in Ft. Lauderdale, where he was serving as an Assistant Pastor and teaching Bible at Westminster Academy, to become senior pastor of Liberty Church, PCA. He and his wife Donna have two children, Nathan and Grace, both graduates of Covenant College, and seven grandchildren.
He was the first Youth Director at Proclamation Presbyterian Church in Wayne, PA , where he served for over two years. Starting in 1994 he served as the Youth and Children’s Pastor in Valdosta, Georgia. In 1997 he received the call to Liberty as the Pastor of Youth and Family Ministries. Since that time he has served as Interim Senior Pastor and now assists in shepherding the flock with Pastor Russ, specifically in the areas of Christian Education, pastoral care and visitation, preaching, administration, and Men’s ministry (and whatever else Russ wants him to do). In 2014 he received his Doctor of Ministry from Covenant Theological Seminary. Barry married his wife Margaret in 1986 and they have three children, Rebecca, Ben, and Glenna.
After college, Nick taught English at a public high school before being called to be a youth director by Wallace Presbyterian. In 2001, he married the love of his life, Annie Rabenhorst. In 2003, they moved to St. Louis to begin attending Covenant Seminary. Upon graduating seminary with a renewed desire to minister the gospel of grace to youth and families, Nick was called by Liberty Church, PCA to serve as Youth Pastor in 2007. Nick and Annie are thankful for their six children: Aiden, Sophie, Clip, Martin, Cosette, and Annaliese.