“When immigrants live in your land with you, you must not cheat them. Any immigrant who lives with you must be treated as if they were one of your citizens. You must love them as yourself, because you were immigrants in the land of Egypt; I am the LORD your God.”
- Leviticus 19:33-34
Common English Bible
Love one another as I have loved you. - John 15:12
For 23 years Stephen Ministry has shared in Christ’s compassionate care for one another through consistent presence and listening ears. The concept of this international program became part of WRPC’s congregational care in 1998, when Pastor Denise Thorpe, Susan Baker and Melvin Starnes, attended the leadership training. They returned excited and ready to begin the extensive training and supervision of Stephen Ministry caregivers.
West Raleigh says goodbye to Tom Lohr after 26 years of making beautful music together. Thank you for everything, Tom.
You can read a copy of Tom's "thank you" letter to the congregation below: