Atimatim-Kumasi branch of New Life Bible College; an affiliate institution of New Life Bible College and Seminary- Virginia has held its 4th graduation and ordination ceremony.
Organised on the 4th of September 2021, 15 graduans who were enrolled unto the one-year ministerial training were successfully ordained and commissioned to utilize the Biblical knowledge acquired during their training in their respective field of calling.
Out of the number, 2 were awarded Doctorate in theology and Doctorate in Church administration and Management certificates separately.
Another 2 received diploma certificates in Theology whiles the remaining 12 were awarded degree certificates in Theology.
Their ordination was officially carried out by Bishop Dr. Adamu Hamidu- Founder and Leader of House of Joy Ministries.
Preaching at the event, President of the College Rev Dr. Maxwell Akwasi Sarpong admonished the graduans on the need to be mindful of the nature of their calling and why they should exhibit godly leadership qualities.
Delivering a sermon titled “The Call of Leadership”, he challenged them to refrain from projecting themselves in their attempt to earn fame.
“Exercise humility in every area of your ministry”, he advised.
He also counselled them to be sensitive to the welfare of their followers saying; “if you take good care of the welfare of your congregants, God will provide your needs”.
In conclusion Rev Dr Maxwell Akwasi Sarpong urged them to be cautious of women, God’s glory and money.
On his part, Bishop Dr. Hamidu- charged them to preach and teach the truth instead of dwelling so much on prosperity messages.