“The Two Rivers Association of the South Dakota Conference invites all delegates, authorized ministers and members of Association churches to gather on Sunday, April 15th for an Ecclesiastical Council to approve Tom Emanuel for ordained ministry. The Council will take place at 3:00 p.m. at the United Church of Christ, Congregational, in Vermillion (226 East Main Street).
Tom has been recommended for ordination to the Ecclesiastical Council by the South Dakota Conference Committee on Ministry. Click to review his Ordination Paper
The Council will begin with worship at 3:00 pm. At 3:30, there will be a brief Two Rivers Association business meeting to elect new Association officers and appointees to the Conference Board of Directors and Committee on Ministry. The formal Ecclesiastical Council will follow. At the conclusion of the Council, the Vermillion church will be hosting a dinner to celebrate Tom’s ministry.