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Fifty Years with The Confession of 1967: Little Reason to Celebrate

When the 222nd General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (USA) – called “GA” – meets in Portland, Ore.,  it will consider literally hundreds of items of business.  The high profile items (typically related to morals or politics) will be reported by the national media and on this web site.  Included in the GA’s packed agenda …

Religious liberty activist: Supreme Court decision paves way for legalized polygamy

By David M. Drucker, The Washington Examiner. Carmen Fowler LaBerge practically predicted the Supreme Court’s decision legalizing same-sex marriage in all 50 states. Back in September, the religious liberty activist and leader of the Presbyterian Lay Committee said bluntly that social conservatives were losing the debate over marriage to advocates of government-sanctioned same-sex unions. On Monday, the Washington …

Carmen to speak at Dalton church on April 12

Carmen Fowler LaBerge, president of the Presbyterian Lay Committee, will be speaking at Christ Church Presbyterian in Dalton, Ga., on April 12. During the 10:30 a.m. worship service, her sermon, based in First Corinthians 15:1-8, is titled  “Resurrected Living: There He is again!” The church is located at 510 South Tibbs Road in Dalton. Friends …

Four PCUSA churches receive threatening letter as a result of same-sex marriage decision

Four Presbyterian Church (USA) churches in Missouri received letters threatening to burn their buildings to the ground, not long after the denomination voted to allow same-sex marriages. The four churches — members of Giddings Lovejoy Presbytery — who received the letter which cited Leviticus 20:13, were: Westminster Presbyterian Church in Cape Girardeau. First Presbyterian Church …

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