By the grace of Almighty God, your prayers and presence are requested at a celebration of Holy Communion with the Rite of Ordination for Greggory Thomas Hoffman and Rachel Lyn Harriz Hoffman into the Ministry of Word and Sacrament.
The ordinations will take place on Sunday, the twenty-second of May, two thousand and sixteen at five-thirty in the afternoon, at St. Michael Lutheran Church, located at 2619 Augusta Street in Greenville. The Reverend Timothy Smith, Bishop of the North Carolina Synod, will preside and The Reverend Matthew Riegel, Bishop of the West Virginia/Western Maryland Synod, will preach.
Gregg and Rachel have been called as Pastors to Lutheran Church of the Nativity in Arden, North Carolina.
All ordained, consecrated and commissioned ministers are invited to process. Red is the color of the day.