Commencement day was a highlight of the school year. The day began with the Awards Chapel in which students were recognized for their academic achievements and their service to the Lord at Faith and in their local churches. Each department chair recognized outstanding individuals in their departments.
|Assistant Pastor||Thomas Klein and Joel Welch|
|Biblical Counseling||Erica Daily|
|Biblical Languages||Johanna Newman|
|Biblical Studies||Hannah Stilwell and Daniel Vance|
|Christian School||Johanna Newman and Dylan Barker|
|Christian Service||Hannah Stilwell and Wayne Swearingen|
|Local Church Ministries||Joseph Weber|
|Office Administration||Sophia LaFleur and Kara Reu|
|Pastoral||David Cotner III|
|Theology||Anna Lockridge and David Cotner III|
|Women's Ministry||Kimberly Stalcup|
During the commencement service Pastor Patrick Odle, pastor of First Baptist Church in Elyria, Ohio, challenged the graduates and their families to rely on the grace of God for the challenges ahead. The Faith Alumni Association presented its Alumnus of the Year awards to Sandi Nihart and John Javaux. You can read their full stories here.
We thank the Lord for this year's graduates who are now prepared to serve the Lord and take the Word to the World.
Click here to view the Seminary Baccalaureate, the Commencement Concert, the Awards Chapel, and the Commencement service.