50th anniversary Mekane Yesus Church - elca
Gaylord Thomas, left, ELCA Global Mission, has worked with the Rev. Loren Bliese, right, for many years while Bliese was serving as a missionary in Ethiopia.  Bliese was honored by the EECMY's Mekane Yesus Seminary with an honoary doctorate Jan. 18 in Addis Ababa.

Gaylord Thomas, left, ELCA Global Mission, has worked with the Rev. Loren Bliese, right, for many years while Bliese was serving as a missionary in Ethiopia. Bliese was honored by the EECMY's Mekane Yesus Seminary with an honoary doctorate Jan. 18 in Addis Ababa.