By Anthony Amoah, GNA
Akosombo (E/R), Oct. 26, GNA – The Mount Sinai
Congregation of the Evangelical Presbyterian (E.P.) Church, Ghana, at Akosombo
has consecrated 20 new presbyters to support the running of the Church.
Delivering a sermon from Isaiah 53:4-12,
Hebrews 5:1-10 and Mark 10:35-40 at the consecration service, Eastern
Presbytery Moderator of the E.P. Church Reverend Patience Adzadzah, urged the
leaders to serve with honesty and humility, and not to lord it over the members
of the Church.
Using the story of how Jesus Christ washed the
feet of His disciples, including Judas Iscariot, who betrayed him, to elaborate
on the theme, “Selfless service”, Reverend Adzadzah implored the new presbyters
to show love and compassion to all members for the holistic growth of the
The Mount Sinai Congregation, which has
existed since 1984 and with a current membership of about 400, has as its new
presbyters; Ms Doris Acquah-Apreku, Mr Patrick Addipah, Ms Victoria
Anagli-Anyidoho, Ms Mabel Avafia, Mr Justice Badu, Mr Richard Baku, Ms Fafa
Bimpeh-Edorh, Ms Fortune Dzamade, Mr Gershon Dzason, Mr Samuel Ekame and Ms
Christine Abredu Josiah.
The rest of them are; Mr Samson Kwadzobu, Mr
Mawutor Kpende, Ms Eva Sepenu-Nyatuame,
Ms Monica Ohene-Asah, Dr. Kweku Opare-Asamoah, Ms Happy Vulley, Ms Love
Botwe, Mr Elias Akafo and Mr Daniel Tettey Nomo.
Present at the service were; Western
Presbytery Moderator Reverend Dickson Tetteh, Akosombo District Pastor Reverend
Benjamin Asase, Eastern Presbytery Synod Clerk Reverend Nathaniel Affram and a
host of pastors, catechists and presbyters of the Church.