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Transplanted into the RPCNA

13. May 2016

Columns, Congregation of the Month,


Location: Harrisonburg, Va.

Presbytery: Alleghenies

Membership: 18 communicant; 24 baptized

Pastor: Paul Martin and Tom Reid, regular pulpit supply


On June 25, 2013, the Presbytery of the Alleghenies received a core group of families in Harrisonburg as a mission church. Harrisonburg is situated in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley about two hours southwest of Washington, D.C., and about two hours northwest of Richmond, Va. Harrisonburg is home to two universities and a nearby college.

Grace & Truth RPC began meeting as a congregation on Aug. 4, 2013 in a Christian school where we continue to meet. At that time, we met for corporate worship only two Sabbaths per month. However, in God’s providence, we were blessed with weekly corporate worship by December 2013. At our inception we had five families, and have now increased to seven.

We have been very blessed by Rev. Paul Martin’s preaching on the Christology of the Psalms, Rev. Tom Reid’s preaching through Mark, and Orthodox Presbyterian (OPC) Rev. Bennett Wethered’s preaching through Jude and Titus. Occasional pulpit supply has been given by other ministers from the Presbyterian Church of America (PCA), OPC, and RPCNA, and by RP Seminary students.

All of our families are transplants into the RPCNA. Because of this, Revs. Martin and Reid ...

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