Sarah Katherine Delap Bowers to be Consecrated

By the grace of Almighty God, your prayers and presence are requested at a celebration of Holy Communion with the Rite of Consecration for Sarah Katherine Delap Bowers into the Ministry of Word and Service.

The consecration will take place on Sunday, the fifth of August at five o’clock in the afternoon, at Redeemer Lutheran Church located at 525 Saint Andrews Rd. in Columbia. The Rev. Susan Crowell will preach and The Rev. Dr. Mary Sue Dreier will preside.

Sarah will be serving as the Volunteer Coordinator at Thornwell in Clinton, SC.

A reception will be held immediately following the service.

All rostered ministers are invited to process. Red is the color of the day.


Almighty and merciful God, you built your Church on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, and you instituted the office of the holy ministry so that apostolic and prophetic Word might be heard throughout the ages. Grant that this new pastor may minister faithfully in the power of your Spirit; through your Son, Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen

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