From Pathos to Hope

Yesterday I posted about embracing the pathos of current realities in the Presbyterian Church (USA). Ironically---or perhaps providentially---on the

Embracing the Pathos of Our Situation

I've spent considerable time over the past year and a half reflecting on the challenges faced by Mainline Protestant denominations, especially the

Will the PC(USA) Split in 2012?

Last week, as part of his religion predictions for 2012, Tony Jones predicted that the Presbyterian Church (USA) will split at our upcoming General

Being Presbyterian

I'm in the airport, heading home to Chicago after a meeting in Indianapolis of the PC(USA) Mid Councils Commission (formerly known in the pre-nFOG

Gathering Together at the Table

At the beginning of October, the PC(USA) Middle Governing Bodies Commission will reconvene in Indianapolis. At this meeting we will finally engage