The following changes to the standing rules are proposed to adapt the standing rules to the structure adopted by Grace Presbytery at its September 14th stated meeting. The proposed changes will be considered for adoption at the November stated meeting, during the business session on Friday afternoon, November 16, 2012. Proposed Standing Rules Revisions Note: […]


On September 23, members of Gethsemane Presbyterian Church in Fort Worth filled a bus to show its support for Allied Communities of Tarrant (ACT). ACT is an organization of Tarrant County institutions, mostly churches, from several denominations, who are seeking to make a positive change in Tarrant County in public issues that are identified by […]


Last week, Linda Macktaby from Beirut, Lebanon, who visited several congregations and the Presbyterian Mission Center for a lunch conversation, shared about the Christian presence in Lebanon and the role of youth in peacemaking and conflict resolution. Linda is a member of the National Protestant Church and works as youth program coordinator for the Forum […]


by Bethany Furkin Presbyterian News Service Poverty. Evangelism. Violence. After a weekend of conversation, worship and prayer, the 200 people gathered here Oct. 5-7 for the Dallas II consultation determined that the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)’s mission work should be centered on those three issues. But that seemingly straightforward vision is multilayered, pulling in topics like […]