We marched as one. One Body, One Voice, One Church Yesterday was a first in the life of the Presbyterian Church USA. At our national conference, the 223rd General Assembly, many paused from their committee business and work of the Church, broke away from all the overtures and resolutions, and stepped out to BE […]
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I think I have caught the General Assembly bug! I know. I know. You think I am crazy but it is true. I am a first time Comissioner from First Germantown and desperately wanted to be more involved in the national church. General Assembly, #GA223 has done that and more. I had the pleasure to […]
Being at GA has been an incredible whirlwind so far. The days have all sort of become one, with all this busy work with committee, bonding with other YAADS, and plenary sessions. Coming here, I was not sure what to expect. I was impressed with the breadth of issues the church was in the process […]
Way Forward Committee Tackles Controversial Reports: Commission, PMAB clash on several proposals Mike Ferguson | General Assembly News – June 18, 2018 Click here to read the article by the General Assembly News Coverage. The General Assembly Committee on the Way Forward is moderated by our own Rev. Cynthia Jarvis (Chestnut Hill).
While I have been caught up in the election of new Co-Moderators and other events, perhaps the most inspirational moment for me will end up being an inspiring talk by Reverend Dr. Liz Theoharis. She is an ordained Presbyterian Minister and Co-Chair of the Poor People’s campaign going on right now around the country. Just […]
“Folks we’re on our way to St. Louis,” said the pilot as our airplane began to taxi down the runway at Philadelphia airport on Friday morning. It was then it hit me. After weeks of preparation – a deluge of mail, a daunting list of resolutions, and overtures to be read for my assigned committee, “Church […]
After much turbulence on the ground and in the air, we finally arrived in St. Louis by the grace of God! While riding in the taxi to the hotel, my eyes beheld the St. Louis Arch and immediately I breathed a deep sigh of relief that turned into jubilant rejoicing: We are finally here for […]
The 223rd General Assembly Program Book is now available to download. Click below to access the PDF:
What is Hands & Feet? https://handsandfeet.pcusa.org/about/ Hands & Feet is a new initiative to highlight and strengthen local and national efforts by the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) to facilitate change and communicate God’s love. The project builds upon the grassroots, community work congregations, mid councils, and the national office are already doing; and dovetails with the biennial […]