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Rev. Mark C. Ely Presented with a Certificate of Recognition

The Rev. C. Mark Ely of The Church of the New Covenant was honored by the Perris City Council with a Certificate of Appreciation on May 29. Ely, third from left, is pictured with City Councilwoman Rita Rogers, City Councilwoman Tonya Burke, Mayor Michael Vargas, Mayor Pro-Tem Malcolm Corona and City Councilman David Starr Rabb.

The Perris City Council presented Rev. Mark C. Ely a Certificate of Recognition at its May 29 meeting. Ely, pastor of The Church of the New Covenant, praised Perris elected officials for their spirit of unity and harmony while “debating issues of robust differences.”

Ely said the City Council provides an example of how people “can share different perspectives with love.” He ended his remarks by saying: “God wants to do some mighty things in the City of Perris.”