Tag «New Hanover»

When the walk of faith feels slippery

Keith Hill

Six area congregations started on this path together, seeking to depart from the PCUSA for a new denomination.  Given the way our Presbyterian Constitution works, with Presbytery having oversight of congregations and final say on our property, it’s felt like a vulnerable place to be.  So it has been a blessing to have some partners …

Virginia church splits


BY GRAHAM MOOMAW AND BRANDON SHULLEETA, From the Richmond Times-Dispatch: The regional Presbyterian governing body acted Sunday to assert control over a Mechanicsville church at odds with the denomination’s current beliefs about issues such as homosexuality, abortion and biblical interpretations. Many members of New Hanover Presbyterian Church had sought dismissal from the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), …

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