(Argentina CNSAM). On January 14, 2015, in Puerto Madryn, Chubut, Argentina the ordination of three pastors was held.
This ceremony was held at the Church of the Nazarene city center which is pastored by the district superintendent, Rev. Lino Tejerina.
Approximately 100 people atended, representing Nazarene churches in the cities of Esquel, province of Neuquén; El Calafate, Santa Cruz and Trelew, Rawson, Comodoro Rivadavia and Puerto Madryn cities of the province of Chubut.
After a time of praise and worship to God, General Superintendent Dr. Jerry Porter – who was visiting Patagonia, Argentina, for the first time – shared a message from the Word of God. At the conclusion, the Regional Director, Dr. Christian Sarmiento; the Field Strategy Coordinator of Cono Sur (Southern Cone Field), Rev. Juan Jose Zani; and the district superintendent, Rev. Lino Tejerina, along with Dr Porter, led the ordination for: Victor Almirón (El Calafate); Liliana Funes (El Calafate) and Ester Ovando (Comodoro Rivadavia) commissioning them and praying for each of them.
The time of unity and celebration finished with a delicious dinner prepared by the hosts.
Source: Lino Tejerina.
Editor: Susan Cabral.
Translation: Janet Reinhart.