LINCOLN, Neb.—Temple Baptist Church ordained its assistant pastor, Jeremy Penrod. Pastor Roy Cupples moderated the council meeting. An ordination service, with Pastor Mark Meals (left in photo) speaking, was held at Temple the next day.

Jeremy graduated from Faith Baptist Bible College, Ankeny, Iowa, in 1996 with a BS in Biblical studies. He earned an MA in 1997 and an MDiv in 1999 from Faith Baptist Theological Seminary. He has served as assistant pastor at Temple Baptist since 1999.