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Pastoral anniversary

The Rev. Lester A. Bush Jr. will observe his 15th pastoral anniversary at 5 p.m. Sunday with Pastor Ron Pulliam of Indianapolis at Dupree Memorial Church of God in Christ, 1231 Hayden St.

Special music

Trinity English Lutheran Church, 405 W. Wayne St., will have Mark Herman, a concert theater organist, present an inaugural concert at 7 p.m. June 7.

Ziegler named

The Rev. Dr. Ronald F. Ziegler, associate professor of systematic theology at Concordia Theological Seminary, 6600 N. Clinton St., has been named the Rev. Dr. Robert D. Preus Chair in Systematic Theology/Confessional Lutheran Studies.

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