Two Ordinations

Valeriy RuchkoTwo Ordinations were recently held in Minnesota. Sabbath, February 1, 2014, was a big day for Valera Ruchko and his family as Valera was ordained to the gospel ministry in the Minnetonka church. Valera is supported in his ministry by his wife, Lena and his two sons, Erik and Mark. Dr. Alexander Bolotnikov, from the North American Division, was a special guest.

Elder Ruchko pastors the congregations at the Shalom Center and the Source of Life Russian churches.

Rodriguez familyOn Sabbath, February 8, 2014, Carlos Rodriguez was ordained to the gospel ministry during the worship in the Hinckley church. He was joined by his wife, Elizabeth, and daughter, Carly.

Elder Rodriquez serves as Bible Worker and Pastor of the Hinckey-Cambridge district.

Elder Ed Barnett was the speaker for both services.

Sherman McCormick Ministerial Director – Minnesota Conference of SDA

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