I am the half-orphaned child of parents who were considered old, even when I was a child. You know, the set of parents that everyone mistakes for grandparents. To read full blog article, click here.
- Pittsburgh Presbytery reeling from newest exodus – Three churches secede without due process
Members of Pittsburgh Presbytery expressed grief and frustration with three churches that recently voted to leave the Presbyterian Church (USA) without going through the constitutional process for doing so, while the church's national moderator, who coincidentally was at their regular meeting Thursday, said he had offered to meet with leaders…
- The seven people Americans trust more than their pastor.
Who do people regard as the most honest and ethical person in their lives? New data from Gallup indicates that, for most Americans, the answer is not a pastor or clergyman; it's a nurse or pharmacist. read more
- Egypt’s Christian minority rally behind charter (link)
AZIYAH, Egypt — Hymns echoing from the new church in this village in Egypt’s southern heartland could be heard well after sundown Wednesday, a reminder of the jubilant mood as Aziyah’s Christian residents vote on a new constitution. Outside in the dusty streets, volunteers hurriedly arranged for buses to transport…