Mission Advance Conference (District Assembly) Raleigh First Church of the NazareneJune 7-9, 2017Theme: Re-Focus Jesus
Raleigh First,host church for the Mission Advance Conference
Dr. Geneva Silvernail spoke during the NMI Convention
NMI President Donna Sisk presentsRev. Mark Eby and wife Tammy, an award for their service to Work & Witness
NMI President Donna Siskexpresses appreciation toretiring NMI Treasurer, Mel Fry
Rev. Sherman Waters, SDMI Chairmangives his report
Rev. Sherman Waters ask a panel to share about Kids Camp
Brian & Jenny Hood share some updates aboutLay Retreat with Rev. Sherman Waters
Dr. Dean Blevins, spoke duringthe SDMI Convention
Dr. Greg Mason, District Supt. presents a gift to retiring district treasurerJim Pulliam, and wife Martha
Wonderful spirit of worshipwas enjoyed during each session & service
District Supt. Dr. Greg Mason & wife Elaine bring greetings, as Dr. Jerry Porter looks on
The Collison Trio(beautiful family harmony in song)
Redeemed (a music group from Trevecca)delighted the crowd with their singing
Adam deWeber and Dustin Phillipswere the worship leaders
Dr. Jerry Porter, General Supt.delivers a challenging message
Christian & Heather Sapp,(church planter in residence),share their vision for a future church planton our district
Rev. Matt Roberts and Rev. Tommy Thompsonprepare to serve communion
Dr. Greg Mason asks a few people who went on the Cuba Work & Witness trip, to share their experiences
Dr. Greg Mason, performs a foot washingfor Andre Smiley. He also does this for Jose Romero and Kathy Getka.
Ministers Choir led by Pastor Matt Roberts
Left to right:Dr. Greg Mason, District Supt.,Rebecca Crimmins, Andrew Crimmins (ordinand),Dr. Jerry Porter, General Supt.
Left to right:Dr. Greg Mason, District Supt.,Delmi Romero, Jose Romero (ordinand),Dr. Jerry Porter, General Supt.
Left to right:Dr. Greg Mason, District Supt.,Jen Willard (ordinand), Bryan Willard,Dr. Jerry Porter, General Supt.
Left to right:Dr. Greg Mason, District Supt.,Nancy Gardner, Jerry Gardner (deacon to elder),Dr. Jerry Porter, General Supt.
Left to right:Dr. Greg Mason, District Supt.,Melissa Puckett, Cregg Puckett (credential recognition),Dr. Jerry Porter, General Supt.
Ordination Class of 2017
Laying on of hands,always a special part of the ordination service
2018 Mission Advance Conference (District Assembly)
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