Created on Saturday, 13 July 2013 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Abraham Kenner Sr., founder of Greater Christ Temple, and his wife, Janice, will mark 40 years of pastoral commitment during a celebration at noon Sunday at the church, 616 W. Chillicothe Ave.
PASTOR ABRAHAM AND JANICE KENNER
One of 14 children himself, the Rev. Kenner is the father of 10 children, five with Mrs. Kenner, also known as the “First Lady” of the church, with whom he also has fostered and adopted numerous other children.
Abraham and Janice gave their lives to Christ on April 11, 1965, at Christ Temple Church under Pastor Charles Reid, and heard the call to ministry.
On July 3, 1973, Pastor Kenner founded Christ Temple in Bellefontaine and since has been instrumental in changing many lives with a true heart of service to God.