Dr. Richard Goertzen, senior pastor at Grace Bible Church in Hutchinson, Kan., will be the speaker for the 2013 Sterling College Commencement ceremony. The ceremony will take place on Saturday, May 18, at 9:45 a.m. on Cooper Lawn on the Sterling College campus. The event is open to the public.
Goertzen earned his Bachelor of Arts in Theology from Southeastern Bible College, and his Master of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry from The Master’s Seminary. Since 1983, Goertzen has served on the staff of five different churches in the states of Alabama, Louisiana, California and Kansas.
In 1995, Goertzen became the senior pastor at Grace Bible Church where he has served not only as a pastor, but also as the teacher of an adult class, the leader of a weekly college group and the facilitator