“I have never been so impressed with such a high degree of spiritual maturity than I was this year.”
“He has an ability to be quietly firm. He also has a quick wit. He is fun to be with.”
“God commands us to raise up the next generation, to hand off the baton of faith to those that come after us. We are not to just rest on what we have done.”
The ceremony served as an example of the church’s relationship with its city.