Dick Eckert - Forward Church

Sep 11, 2022

About Dick Eckert

Welcome to the page dedicated to Dick Eckert, a valued member of Forward Church. Dick has been an instrumental part of our community in the Faith and Beliefs category. His unwavering devotion, compassionate nature, and dedication to serving others have made a profound impact within our church.

Background and Journey

Dick Eckert's journey with Forward Church began over two decades ago when he first attended one of our services. Immediately drawn to the sense of community, acceptance, and strong faith present within our walls, he knew he had found his spiritual home.

Over the years, Dick actively immersed himself in various church activities, volunteering his time and energy to support different ministries and outreach programs. His selflessness and commitment have been an inspiration to others, encouraging them to become actively involved in their own spiritual growth.

Ministry Contributions

Dick Eckert has played a pivotal role in our worship services, leading congregational prayers and offering guidance to those seeking solace and spiritual advice. His gentle demeanor and calming presence have comforted countless individuals during times of struggle and uncertainty.

Additionally, Dick has been involved in organizing community events, coordinating fundraisers, and spearheading service projects aimed at helping those in need. His strong belief in spreading kindness and creating a positive impact within the community has been the driving force behind these initiatives.

Personal Philosophy and Teachings

Dick Eckert firmly believes in the power of faith, love, and compassion. Through his teachings, he emphasizes the importance of embracing diversity, fostering inclusivity, and cultivating an environment of acceptance within our church community.

He encourages individuals to seek personal growth through spiritual practices and to develop a deeper understanding of their own beliefs. Dick firmly believes that by nurturing our spiritual lives, we can lead more fulfilling and purposeful lives, positively influencing those around us.

Partnerships and Collaborations

Throughout his journey, Dick Eckert has forged valuable partnerships and collaborations with other faith-based organizations and community groups. By collaborating with individuals from different backgrounds, he has fostered strong bonds and promoted interfaith dialogue, making Forward Church a beacon of unity and understanding.

These connections have allowed Dick and the church to actively participate in various humanitarian efforts, advocating for justice, and making a difference in the lives of those facing adversity.


Dick Eckert's contributions to Forward Church have left an indelible mark on our community. His leadership, dedication, and unwavering commitment to furthering the values and teachings of our faith have inspired countless individuals to embrace their spirituality and actively participate in building a better world.

We are incredibly grateful for Dick's contributions and are honored to have him as an integral member of Forward Church. His selflessness and deep-rooted faith serve as a guiding light, inspiring all members of our congregation to live out our shared values in their daily lives.

Thank you, Dick Eckert, for your remarkable contributions to our community and for embodying the principles that drive Forward Church forward.

William Shock
Great contribution to Forward Church!
Oct 10, 2023