3 p.m., Sunday, July 8, at First Lutheran Church, Rockford
225 S 3rd St
Rockford, Illinois 61104-2035
Rostered ministers and diakonia graduates are invited to robe and process (the color of the day is red).
Honored guest will be Bishop H. Jeffrey Clements of the Northern Illinois Synod, who will preach at the service.
A reception will immediately follow the service.
All are invited to attend, including teaching pastors, family and friends of graduates, members of their congregations, and those who may be interested in pursuing diakonia studies.
For more information, contact Pr. Jane McChesney at First, Rockford, or Denise Rode at email@example.com, 815-756-8321 or 815-758-0643.