Thursday, April 24th, 2014

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Congregational vote for dismissal recommended for Houston’s Grace Presbyterian

Grace Presbyterian Church in Houston soon may be voting on departure from the Presbyterian Church (USA). The Presbytery Discernment Team (PDT) for Grace recommended that the session call…

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Churches dismissed during presbytery meetings

The Layman Two churches were dismissed from the Presbyterian Church (USA) during their respective presbytery meetings. First Presbyterian Church of Kannapolis was dismissed during Charlotte Presbytery’s Feb. 8…

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Registration open for ECO/Fellowship National Gathering

The Layman Registration is under way for the 2014 National Gathering of ECO: A Covenant Order of Evangelical Presbyterians and the Fellowship of Presbyterians (FOP). The gathering will…

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Santa Barbara Presbytery dismisses three congregations

Three more California congregations were dismissed from the Presbyterian Church (USA) by Santa Barbara Presbytery (SBP). Eastminster Presbyterian Church (now known as Orchard Community Church), Morro Bay Presbyterian…

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A change of seasons for Evergreen Church

Standing firmly in their commitment to uphold the authority of Scripture, more than half the congregation of First Presbyterian Church of Peachtree City, Ga., walked away from their…

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Spring Hill’s exit fee will assist another Virginia congregation

A small congregation in Virginia will benefit from Spring Hill Presbyterian Church’s dismissal from the Presbyterian Church (USA). As part of its terms to be dismissed from the…

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Columbus, Ohio, church becomes ECO’s 100th congregation

An Ohio congregation became the 100th church to join the newest Presbyterian denomination. Bethel Presbyterian Church’s dismissal from the Presbyterian Church (USA), approved at a Nov. 19, 2013,…

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Presbytery of San Francisco gives OK for Menlo Park’s dismissal

Menlo Park Presbyterian Church’s exodus from the Presbyterian Church (USA) is a step closer to completion following Tuesday’s vote at the Presbytery of San Francisco stated meeting. The…

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Bridgewater congregation stands firm on God’s Word

The feeling that the Presbyterian Church (USA) was pulling way from its Reformed roots and straying from God’s Word was enough to lead a Pennsylvania congregation to seek…

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Menlo Park votes overwhelmingly to leave PCUSA, join ECO

Members of Menlo Park Presbyterian Church in Menlo Park, Calif., voted by a 93 percent margin Sunday to leave the Presbyterian Church (USA) and join ECO: A Covenant…

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