WilkesBarrePA_inlineWILKES-BARRE, Penn.—Restored Church (A Baptist Church) has ordained Padraic Kenney, a pastoral intern at the church. The ordination council commended Kenney “for his overall handling and knowledge of the Word of God, integrity, and attitude of humility. He also consistently verified his doctrinal beliefs by continually leading us to the Scriptures to defend his faith.”

Restored Church launched in 2013 under the Association of Baptists for World Evangelism and Project Jerusalem, a church-planting strategy of Baptist Bible Seminary. Read “Restored Church Holds Grand Opening Service.” Dan Nichols, Tim Walker, and Jim Lane lead the church as pastors.