Pastor Blake received his B.A. in Philosophy from Wake Forest University and his M.Div. and Th.M. from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. He enjoys painting word pictures of God’s love, guiding all into the great storyline of the Gospel message. He listens to virtually every genre of music, is always up for a game of chess, and appreciates an engaging conversation. Pastor Blake seeks to foster missional community: a people united by Jesus, desiring to see their city flourish, willing to participate in God’s action.