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Terry Antonio Tanis, age 35, was ordained as a pastor in the Seventh-day Adventist Church on Friday evening, May 18, 2018, 7 p.m., at the Hillview Seventh-day Adventist Church, 135 Tonique Williams-Darling Highway, Nassau, The Bahamas.
Officiating were: Pastor Israel Leito, President, Inter-American Division; Pastor Elie Henry, Executive Secretary, Inter-American Division; Pastor Leonard Johnson, President, Atlantic Caribbean Union; Pastor Peter Kerr, Executive Secretary, Atlantic Caribbean Union; Pastor Paul Scavella, President, South Bahamas Conference; Pastor Peter Joseph, Executive Secretary, South Bahamas Conference; Pastor C. Melvin Lewis, Treasurer, South Bahamas Conference
ABOVE: President-elect Henry speaking at the Hillview Church
ABOVE: The prayer of dedication
ABOVE: Reading the litany
ABOVE: Pastor Terry Tanis
ABOVE: "Welcome to the Ministerial Spouses"
ABOVE: Parents of Terry Tanis---Barbara and St. Julis Tanis. St Julis Tanis is the first elder of the James Cistern Adventist Church, James Cistern, Eleuthera, The Bahamas. Mrs. Tanis is a retired worker at Club Med.
Pastor Tanis, his wife Samantha, and their daughter, Samiyah.
ABOVE: Harrold Dorsett singing
ABOVE: Miriam Knowles, first elder of Redemption Seventh-day Adventist Church congratulates Pastor Tannis
ABOVE: Dr. John Carey (right) of the Philadelphia Seventh-day Adventist Church congratulates Pastor Tanis. Pastor Kent Prince (left) give flowers from the church.
ABOVE: President-elect, Pastor Eli Henry (ordinginally from Haiti) , of the Inter-American Division of Seventh-day Adventists, with headquarters in Miami, Florida, USA.
ABOVE: Pastor Israel Laito
ABOVE: The gift of a Bible from Pastor Paul Scavella
ABOVE: Mrs. Tannis
ABOVE: Camera person, Patrick Person
ABOVE: The gift from a member.
The photo below is Pastor Tanis with his family
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