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Not just LGBT Issues

Not just LGBT Issues: Why Hundreds of Congregations Made Final Break With Mainline Denominations In 2005, two congregations left the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) In 2006, three churches departed. But the…

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Clergy housing allowance, the bigger questions

In 1954, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) amended the tax code to allow religious clergy in the United States to exclude part or all of their gross income from…

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University Presbyterian, in Sacramento: Learning the difference between EPC and PCUSA?

By Viola Larson, Naming His Grace blog Rev. Bob Azzarito is the new pastor at University Presbyterian Church (USA), a group nested in Fremont Presbyterian Church, an Evangelical…

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A new beginning as New Life for Virginia congregation

The wait to become part of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC) is over for a Virginia congregation that also has changed its name. New Hope Presbyterian Church’s dismissal…

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Christ Presbyterian leaves Presbytery of Southern New England

A Massachusetts congregation has received dismissal from the Presbyterian Church (USA) and is awaiting acceptance into the Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC) later this year. Christ Presbyterian Church (CPC),…

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Bathgate congregation leaves PCUSA for the EPC

A North Dakota congregation became the first to leave the Presbytery of Northern Plains (PNP) and affiliate with the Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC). Bathgate Presbyterian Church (BPC), located…

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Upstate South Carolina church joins the EPC

A South Carolina congregation received transitionally by the Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC) in March is now a formal member of the denomination. Kershaw Presbyterian Church (KPC), located in…

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Presbytery of East Tennessee dismisses churches (Updated)

A pair of churches from the Presbytery of East Tennessee (PET) has been released from the Presbyterian Church (USA) to join the Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC). Wilson Station…

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Faith congregation is first to be dismissed from the Presbytery of Tampa Bay

Members of Faith Presbyterian Church find themselves affiliated with a new denomination following the congregation’s dismissal. The church of more than 700 members in Seminole, Fla., (located in…

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Silver Lake joins EPC; Rome PC affiliates with ECO

The long wait to leave the Presbyterian Church (USA) is over for a northeast Pennsylvania congregation. Silver Lake Presbyterian Church (SLPC) officially became a member of the Evangelical…

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