On the morning of October 17, 2020, Guangdong CC&TSPM conducted an ordination ceremony in Hecheng Church, Gaoming District, Foshan City, ordaining Director of Hecheng Church Ms. Wang Fuhua as an elder.
The ordination was presided over by Rev. Fan Hong’en, Chairman of Guangdong TSPM. President of Guangdong CC Rev. Guo Yun, Executive Vice President of Guangdong Rev. Lei Yuming, Chairman of Foshan TSPM Rev. Yu Qing, together with President of Foshan CC Rev. Wu Chaolin assisted in performing the ceremony. Approximately 60 representatives of pastoral staff from five districts in Foshan City partook in the ceremony.
The ceremony began with the prelude of The Lord Is in the Holy Temple. Rev. Guo Yun cited verses from Romans 12:1-2 and preached a sermon entitled “Devote Your Heart and Body & Be A Living Sacrifice Willingly”. He also shared the origin, development as well as significance of elders with the congregation.
Afterwards, Rev. Fan Hong’en, Rev. Guo Yun, Rev. Lei Yuming, Rev. Yu Qing and Rev. Wu Chaolin jointly performed the laying on of hands. Rev. Fan Hong’en ordained her in the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit.
(Translated and edited by Bei Sang)