what our (reformation) past says about our (reforming) future

Yesterday (another positive and encouraging morning at WFPC) our church officially recognized Rev. John LaMotte as "Pastor Emeritus." The title pastor emeritus is an honorific, typically given to recognize a relationship with a former minister - now retired - that still says something important about the church today. John LaMotte served as Wake Forest Presbyterian's organizing …

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rooted in Jesus – not tradition

So if anyone is in Christ, there is a new creation: everything old has passed away; see, everything has become new! - 2 Corinthians 5:17 If you read this space often you know that I've quoted this scripture a lot lately. I think it's because - for me - the heart of the gospel message, …

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rooted in Christ; growing together

As you therefore have received Christ Jesus the Lord, continue to live your lives in him, rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving. (Colossians 2:6-7) Here's an image to consider. Eight men - all intelligent, accomplished, and enthusiastic about life - sitting around …

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