The dispute appears to have burst onto the scene from nowhere, but in reality, this is the latest in a long history of intense debates, dating back to the early modern world of the Westminster Divines. Click here to read full blog post.
- nFOG – Cloudy Forecast Probable – Proceed with extreme caution!
I truly wanted to vote for a more concise, less cumbersome new Form of Government (“nFOG”). One that would inspire and send the church fully empowered and engaged in what God is doing in the world. But the proposed new Form of Government actually moves our church backwards … To…
- nFOG heads down to the wire, Belhar struggles for breath: An update on amendment voting
Support for the proposal to replace the Form of Government section of the denomination’s Book of Order holds a slim 75-72 margin. A simple majority of 87 votes is needed for approval, so 12 affirmative ballots out of the remaining 26 presbyteries are needed for the measure to be…
- “Why I’m staying … an open letter to my friends in the PC(USA)”
like some, I am still called to work within the covenant of relationships that have shaped and formed my life and faith for 25 years. Recently, I was engaged by a friend in a conversation about the reasons for staying in the PCUSA. This post is my response…” click here