Okla. Church Planning to Split From Presbyterian Church USA
An Oklahoma church's leadership has decided to cut its ties with the Presbyterian Church (USA) over theological differences and has advised its congregation to vote accordingly.
First Presbyterian Church of Edmond, which was founded in 1889 and with an estimated 750 regular attendance, held a session in which they recommended breaking from their PC(USA) regional body, Indian Nations Presbytery.
The Rev. Mateen Elass, senior pastor at First Presbyterian Edmond, told The Christian Post that the situation was a complex one but that the major reason was theological....
Presbyterianism Is Over wrote: What Will Save the Presbyterians? With the implosion of the CoS and PC(USA), the remaining faithful denominations only comprise a mere 0.2% of the U.S. Try to even find one in most towns. What's driving this death spiral? Is it liberal theology, modernity, use of birth control or perhaps something else?
Yet I have left me seven thousand in Israel, all the knees which have not bowed unto Baal, and every mouth which hath not kissed him. (1 Kings 19:18 KJV)