b. 1956 Person Name: Richard K. Carlson, 1956- Author of "The Beatitudes" in The Covenant Hymnal Rev. Richard K. Carlson received his master’s of divinity degree from Bethel University Seminary in Arden Hills, Minn. and he is an ordained minister of the Evangelical Covenant Church in Chicago, Ill.
Carlson has served as a producer, composer and pastor. He has written hundreds of hymns and songs, and produced scores of live conference events for children, teens and adults. He is also known as “Mr. Quigley” from the award-winning children’s video series “Quigley’s Village.”
Carlson and his wife, Pat, will be moving to Ocean City in November and look forward to being a part of the community. They have two grown children, Kyle and Kelsey, who both live in Minneapolis, Minn.
As president and CEO, Carlson will develop innovative and targeted programs to meet the various needs of the community through the Tabernacle ministry, the Kull Youth Center and the Moorlyn Family Theatre.
Richard K. Carlson