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Profiles In Goodwill: Larry Hovis

Larry Hovis is executive coordinator of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of North Carolina.

1. Where did you grow up?

Charlotte, North Carolina.

2. What is your favorite verse, book or story in the Bible? Why?

Matthew 22:36-40.

Everything else is just commentary.

3. What is your favorite movie? Why?

“Forest Gump.”

I never tire of the story line, Tom Hanks’ acting and the trip down our collective memory lane.

4. Who are three people you admire?

Jimmy Carter, Randall Lolley and Lauren Hovis (my daughter)

5. What is one little known fact about yourself?

My hobby is road cycling, though I don’t look like it. There is actually a 130-pound Italian cyclist buried inside me!