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October 25, 2012
By Christine Kapurch
Ebenezer Baptist Church, Stanton
Chilton Baptist Association
Favorite Verses: Philippians 4:6–7
Favorite Hymn: “Sheltered in the Arms of God”
Hobbies: Reading, cooking and spending time with the grandchildren
Family Status: Married for 41 years to Mike; two children, Amy and Greg; four grandchildren
Q: What influences in your life pointed you to Christ at the beginning of your faith journey?
A: At the age of nine I joined the church that I am a member of now. My father was a preacher there for 50 years.
Q: When and how were you led into the ministry?
A: Growing up in a Christian home and being a pastor’s child I was taught [that] you obey the Lord and follow His will.
Q: Why have you continued serving through the years?
A: Well I’ve just always found peace, joy and contentment in doing what the Lord wanted me to do.
Q: What does the ministry demand?
A: A lot of time, a faithful prayer life and the study of the Bible.
Q: What do you get from the ministry?
A: The blessings of seeing people and youth become closer to the Lord through the ministry. I enjoy seeing the church and the people grow in their walk with the Lord. It brings joy and peace to my life. … The Lord has done so much for me that I could never repay Him.
Q: How do you see yourself involved in ministry service in the future?
A: Well I just kind of leave that up to the Lord. Wherever He leads, that’s where I hope to be.
Q: What difference will this ministry make for you in the future?
A: I feel like my ministry will make my life fulfilling.