Lay ministry certificate issued to Leonard Meadows at GV Nazarene

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Pastor Don Armstrong (right) of Fairlea’s Greenbrier Valley Church of the Nazarene presents Leonard Meadows of Lewisburg with his lay Nazarene ministry certificate during the church’s morning worship service on Nov. 25. To the left is Meadows’s wife, Mildred. Meadows has completed the denomination’s requirements for the designation and has served a number of other congregations throughout the years as lay minister as well, including Free Methodist congregations in the Beckley and Huntington areas, in addition to a nondenominational church in Barger Springs. The Church of the Nazarene is the largest of the Wesleyan-Holiness denominations, with approximately 2.5 million members worshiping in over 30,000 congregations worldwide.