Dick Eckert is Parish Visitor of people visiting Crestview.  He came to the church with his wife Frieda in retirement after more than forty years of  ministry as an associate pastor in pastoral care and music  He received his M.Div. from Northern Baptist Seminary, his M.M. from the University of Illinois, and his B.M.E. from Wheaton College.  Dick and Frieda have two married children and five grandchildren.  Dick enjoys getting to know people and helping them find a community of faith at Crestview where they can know Christ, grow in their faith and serve.