From the Pastor’s Desk
Choosing children’s names can be difficult. For each baby, Melanie and I considered a good meaning, a name that sounded appropriate for both a child and adult yet avoided silly abbreviations. We wanted to honour special people. Each name was chosen deliberately to reflect something we desired of our children.
(Continued from last week)
In part 2 of our look at Romans 12:1-2 we consider God’s renewal program. In addition to being living sacrifices, Paul exhorts: “Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind.” What do we hear when we read, “Do not be conformed to this world”? Many suppose that the walking out of the Christian faith is turning away from immoral behaviours (of the world’s influence) and turning to a new set of moral behaviours (given by God).