Bishop Charles E. Blake Sr.

Notice of Episcopal Transition – Bishop Elton A. Lawrence

bishop-ealawrenceJune 1, 2014

Dear Saints:

This correspondence is being sent at the request of the Adjutant General, Bishop Matthew Williams.

It is with great regret that I inform you of the passing of Bishop Elton A. Lawrence, Prelate of the Canadian/Michigan Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction; the father of Bishop Dr. Welton Lawrence and First Lady Mae L. Blake; and the father-in-law of our Presiding Bishop, Bishop Charles E. Blake.  The Lawrence and Blake Families are in need of our fervent prayers at this time. Arrangements can be found here.  As the information is given to the Adjutancy, we will forward it to you as soon as possible.

If I can be of further assistance, you can reach me by calling my office at (501) 332-6897.

In His Service,

Bishop Designate Robert G. Rudolph, Jr.
Scribe of the National Adjutancy

 

 

 

Notice of Epsicopal Transition – Bishop Henderson Spivey

April 27, 2013

bishop-hspiveyThis letter is being sent as per the Adjutant General, Bishop Matthew Williams. It is with great regret that I inform you of the passing of Bishop Henderson Spivey, Prelate of the Western Georgia Jurisdiction.

Arrangements for the National Homecoming are being made at this time. Click HERE for more information about homecoming arrangements.  As of now, National Services will be held on Friday, May 3 at 11am in Rome, Georgia.

If I can be of further assistance, you can reach me by calling my office at (501) 332-6897.

In His Service,

Robert G. Rudolph, Jr.
Scribe of the National Adjutancy

The Passing of Bishop D. A. Burton

March 14, 2013

Dear Saints,

This correspondence is being sent at the request of the Adjutant General, Bishop Matthew Williams.

bishop-daburtonIt is with great regret that I inform you of the passing of Bishop D. A. Burton, a past member of the General Board, a past General Secretary and currently the Prelate of the Eastern Pennsylvania Jurisdiction.

The Burton Family and the jurisdiction are in need of our fervent prayers.  Homegoing information can be found here.  As the information is given to the adjutancy, we will forward it to you as soon as possible.     

If I can be of further assistance, you can reach me by calling my office at (501) 332-6897.

In His Service,

Robert G. Rudolph, Jr.
Scribe of the National Adjutancy

The Passing of Bishop Cornelius E. Anderson, Sr.

November 23, 2012

Dear Saints,

This correspondence is being sent at the request of the Adjutant General, Bishop Matthew Williams.

It is with great regret that I inform you of the passing of Bishop Cornelius E. Anderson, Sr., Prelate Emeritus of the North Carolina Second Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction.

The Anderson Family and the jurisdiction are in need of our fervent prayers.   Homegoing information can be found here.   As the information is given to the adjutancy, we will forward it to you as soon as possible.     

If I can be of further assistance, you can reach me by calling my office at (501) 332-6897.

In His Service,

Robert G. Rudolph, Jr.
Scribe of the National Adjutancy

 

 

The Home going Services for Bishop Otis Lockett, Sr.

October 15, 2012

Dear Saints:

It is with great regret that I inform you of the passing of Bishop Otis Lockett, Sr., Director of the Church Growth and Development for the Church Of God In Christ, Inc. and Prelate of the North Carolina Second Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction.  He will be sorely missed, but we find comfort in knowing that earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal.

The Lockett Family and the jurisdiction are in need of our fervent prayers.  Click here for final arrangements.  As the information is given to the adjutancy, we will forward it to you as soon as possible.     

If I can be of further assistance, please call my office at 501.332.6897.   

In His Service,

Superintendent Robert G. Rudolph, Jr.
Scribe of the National Adjutancy

 
 
 
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