The office of the deacon was established in Acts 6 by the apostles to meet a need for more ministry.

Dean Dudding Deacon Minister

My name is Dean Dudding. I live in northern Indiana in the United States of America. The Deacon Ministry Ordination will assist my ministry journey as the first step to an expanded role in service to the Lord and His church. While new ministry…
United Kingdom Ordination Story

United Kingdom Ordination Story

United Kingdom Ordination Story I am Gerhard Struckmann and I am sharing my United Kingdom Ordination story. I was born and raised in a traditional Christian household in South Africa. I spent seven years in the army and lost my way a bit.…
Free Women Ordination Study

Free Women Ordination Study - My Sister's Keeper

Free Women Ordination Study Christian Leaders Alliance works closely with Christian Leaders Institute to offer a free women ordination study. This free women ordination study offers over 180 college credits of ministry training classes. Twyla…

Connecticut Ordination - ARLINE PETTWAY

Connecticut Ordination My name is Arlene Pettway, (Arline, legally - long story). I am 49 years old. I was born and raised in Bridgeport, Connecticut, where I still reside with my husband, (Richard) and 2 children, (Amanda and Jordan), 21 and…
Minister Ordination Story

Minister Ordination Story

Minister Ordination Story My name is Le'Var Franklin and this is my minister ordination story. I was born and raised in Chicago, IL. After attending high school at Whitney M. Young, I decided to pursue a career in engineering at Iowa State…
Officiant Ordination Journey

Officiant Ordination Journey

Officiant Ordination Journey Hello, my testimony is very long, it is a novel really! I have to remember that I am only writing about my officiant ordination journey here, so if I happen to get off topic, please forgive me. I have gone through…
Ordination Call

Ordination Call

Ordination Call My name is Stephanie Lemmons and I have an ordination call to ministry. I live in Fulton, Mississippi. I married my true love, James Lemmons Sr. I believe God placed us together as family partners and ministry partners. We have…
Serving God

Serving God

Serving God In All Circumstances I’m Martha Berge and I am serving God with my whole heart and life. I’m from a small town in central Connecticut. I grew up in a predominantly Christian home. My mother was a Sunday School teacher and superintendent.…
Deacon Minister Ordination Course

Deacon Minister Ordination Course

Deacon Minister Ordination Course My name is Joan Kembo, and I am in the deacon minister ordination course at CLI. I am the only daughter of Richard and Stella and I have 2 brothers. I live in Harare, Zimbabwe. I run a Graphic & Website…
Ordained to Serve

Ordained to Serve!

Ordained to Serve My name is Aimee Blythe. I am a 33-year-old wife to an incredible husband and mother to an amazing son. I have a full-time career as a pharmacy buyer at a local Catholic hospital. I have a Diploma in organizational leadership…