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Texas congregation suing PCUSA to keep property

By Michael Gryboski, Christian Post A large Texas congregation that recently decided to disaffiliate from the largest Presbyterian denomination in the United States over its increasing acceptance of…

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‘If not now, when?’

By Emily Enders Odom, Presbyterian News Service As the Rev. Allan Boesak rose to give his powerful testimony of his life under the apartheid regime in South Africa and…

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First Creek, Mercy Junction, Kindred Spirits Retreats — where is redemption?

By Viola Larson, Naming His Grace blog In a rather embellished story, two of the first Moravian missionaries on their way to live among and preach the gospel to the…

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Brilliant light through a grand window as a congregation says farewell

By Sean Kirst, syracuse.com The timing was perfect. Once Sunday’s final service got underway at the Elmwood Presbyterian Church in Syracuse, a morning sun muscled its way through…

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Carson City’s First Presbyterian votes to join ECO

Nevada Appeal staff report First Presbyterian Church members in Carson City voted Sunday to leave Presbyterian Church (USA) and affiliate instead with ECO: A Covenant Order of Evangelical…

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Kindred Spirits Retreats – 1001 Worshiping Community- ‘have mercy on some’

By Viola Larson, Naming His Grace blog There were these among the church in her early days: These are the men who are hidden reefs in your love feasts…

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Presbyterian church in Milwaukee with roots in 1800s to close

By Annysa Johnson of the Journal Sentinel A struggling Presbyterian congregation with roots going back more than a century has decided to close its doors. Beset by financial…

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Liberty Corner Presbyterian Church considering deaffiliation

By W. Jacob Perry, The Bernardsville News (New Jersey) With the Presbyterian Church (USA) taking an advocacy role in a growing number of socially and politically divisive issues,…

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Carmen addresses the issues facing the PCUSA at town hall forum

Carmen Fowler LaBerge, president of the Presbyterian Lay Committee, presents her views on the recent decisions of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (USA). The forum was…

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The newest 1001 New Worshiping Community: Mercy Junction & their Holy Heretic

By Viola Larson, Naming His Grace blog Who is God? The newest 1001 New Worshiping Community, Mercy Junction, isn’t certain. Their new e-magazine, Holy Heretic, within its August…

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