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A Solemn Covenant with God and His Church

Before I became a member of the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA) in 2005, I had been a Southern Baptist pastor for right at twenty-five years. 360 more words

Can Sexism Be Far Behind?

In the run-up to the PCA’s debates about repenting corporately for racism, I wonder if the opponents of racism have left room for excluding women from church office. 392 more words

Being Human

Letter from America: The Price of Orthodoxy

On 4 December 1973, 382 delegates representing over 260 congregations met in a crowded sanctuary at Briarwood Presbyterian Church in Birmingham, Alabama, to form what was briefly called the National Presbyterian Church. 924 more words

History

Letter from America: The PCA and the Insider Movement

The day was bright and sunny as my father and I travelled north to Greenville, South Carolina. It was 18 June 2013 and a day of momentous joy for me — I was finally going to the General Assembly (GA) of the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA), the annual synod of the denomination to which my father and I belong. 1,076 more words

Theology

Confessing Sin One Church Officer at a Time

The following from Pastor Jonathan Inman (PCA) is a call for his communion to confess its sin of racism by the book — that is, by the Book of Church Order. 802 more words

Being Human

Book Review: The Quest for the Historical Adam

The Quest for the Historical Adam: Genesis, Hermeneutics, and Human Origins, William VanDoodewaard. Grand Rapids: Reformation Heritage Books, 2015. Hardcover, 400 pages, $37.85.

Once in a very rare while I come across a book which brings me to think, “If I had the means, I would get a copy of this into every single Canadian Reformed home.” This is one of those books. 1,593 more words

Church History

Book Review: The Quest for the Historical Adam

The Quest for the Historical Adam: Genesis, Hermeneutics, and Human Origins, William VanDoodewaard. Grand Rapids: Reformation Heritage Books, 2015. Hardcover, 400 pages, $37.85.

Once in a very rare while I come across a book which brings me to think, “If I had the means, I would get a copy of this into every single Canadian Reformed home.” This is one of those books. 1,593 more words

Theistic Evolution