Christmas Day December 25, 2022 saw the confirmation of Maria Nikiforova, organist at the Lutheran Church of Koltushi, Leningrad Oblast. Maria is a graduate of St. Petersburg State Conservatory, assistant to the chief organ repairman of the Mariinsky Theater, concert organist and winner of international contests. Currently, Maria attends the cantor course taught at the ELCIR Theological Institute.
Cordial congratulations to Maria! Many thanks for her music ministry! God’s richest blessings!