Christ is a High Priest forever after the order of Melchizedek. We who are in Christ, the firstfruits, are a Holy, Nation, an unchangeable Priesthood. We will serve as priests in the future Kingdom of God. The Holy Spirit is the ‘Bridge’ between humans and eternal life.
Before his retirement in 2021, Dr. Donald Ward pastored churches in Texas and Louisiana, and taught at Ambassador Bible College in Cincinnati, Ohio. He has also served as chairman of the Council of Elders of the United Church of God. He holds a BS degree; a BA in theology; a MS degree; a doctor’s degree in education from East Texas State University; and has completed 18 hours of graduate theology from SMU.