On Sunday evening, June 11, First Central Bible Church in Chicopee, MA, will hold a special evening service to formally ordain our intern, Jack Gilbert, to the ministry of the gospel. (Jack passed his ordination exam on June 2 with flying colors.) Here is the planned order of service.
Jack Gilbert ordination service – June 11, 2017, 5PM
Welcome, Call to worship Pastor Mark Wheeler
Reading – Isaiah 6:1-8 Doug Dolbow, Elder
Song – This is Amazing Grace
Song – A Mighty Fortress is Our God
Reading – Colossians 1:24-29 Joe Martin, Elder
Song – We’ve Overcome
Song – Before the Throne of God Above
Reading – 2 Timothy 4:1-5 Doug McVeigh, Elder
Prayer Bill Leino, SEND International
Sermon Pastor Mark Wheeler, 1 Timothy 4:6-16
Examination and charge to candidate Stan Kulig, Elder
Prayer and laying on of hands Elders & ordained men
Song – The Greatness of Our God
Benediction Reverend Jack Gilbert
During the Laying On of Hands, we invite the Ordination Council, Council of Elders, and all ordained men in the congregation to join in this solemn ceremony.
Everyone is cordially invited to a dinner in the 3rd floor gymnasium following this service.