The service took place at North Kingstown UMC in Rhode Island.
Rev. Wanda Santos-Perez preaches her sermon titled "Showing Up."
Members of Rev. Santos-Perez's family attended.
Bishop Sudarshana Devadhar welcomes Rev. Santos-Perez
Cabinet Dean Rev. Jill Colley Robinson offers words of welcome.
Two of the district's three lay leaders led the covenant service. From left Dan Genannt, Rev. Wanda Santos-Perez and Stephanie Cyr.
Members presented symbols of the superintendency. Dan Genannt presents the Bible.
Wendy Young presents the water.
Comfort Leonard presents the bread and cup.
Cathy McNeill presents the Hymnal and Book of Worship.
Rev. Rodney Dobbs presents the towel and basin.
Stephanie Cyr presents the Book of Discipline.
Rev. June Lee presents the globe.
Rev. Santos-Perez was also presented with a new stole from the district.
Host pastor Rev. Sharon Baker.
The bishop and members of the Cabinet along with the District Lay Leaders and Rev. Rene Perez anoint Rev. Santos-Perez.
Rev. Santos-Perez's delivers her sermon.
Musicians were organist Jiaqi Su and Christopher Joonsik Shin on trumpet.
Rev. Wanda Santos-Perez leads Communion.
Rev. Wanda Santos-Perez and her husband, Rev. Rene Perez.
Rev. Wanda Santos-Perez greets attendees after the service.
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