Templo Belen celebrated the graduation of seven pupils from Vision Int'l University on Sunday, July 24.
Vision International University has their main campus in California and originated back in 1977. There is also a campus located in Dallas and now has a Resource Center in Big Spring.
For the past three years, Templo Belen has been hosting classes for Vision International University and the School of Tyrannus Int'l Discipleship Program, founded by Dr. Bemis â€”founder of of For God's Glory Ministries.
Dr. Bemis is the dean/director of Students of the Resource Center in Big Spring. According to him, this is the second graduation hosted by Templo Belen.
Graduates for 2011 are: Brandy Lee Barrientos â€“ certificate of Biblical studies; Carey Enriquez â€“ certificate of Biblical studies; Laura Sandoval â€“ certificate of Biblical studies; Manuel Negron II â€“ certificate of Biblical studies and associate of Biblical studies; Christopher Rios â€“ diploma of ministry; Rev. Darilyn Bemis â€“ certificate and associate of Biblical studies and diploma of ministry and Rev. Maria S. Rios â€“ bachelors in theological studies.
The Rev. Darilyn Bemis was honored as valedictorian and Carey Enriquez was recognized as salutatorian.