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Samuel Sutter

  • That seems straightforward in terms of polity.  

    We are however is a talking about a pragmatic issue (e.g. your accurate, well-stated assessment of the high cost of a split) and I'm not...

    posted on: Status Confessionis
  • Henry, - Honest question --> What way forward can you imagine as an outcome that achieves unity without avoiding a position? I suspect fear of a split is a prime motivator for both sides of...

    posted on: Status Confessionis
  • I think that's an (obvious) answer to the question - the report is positing that the definition of the word unchastity has changed  culturally without synodical reflection and was previously...

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  • Henry, I have not been privileged to the committee's discussion, and was a bit surprised at this angle... I assumed/or at least wondered about the following line of argumentation:

    1)...

    posted on: Status Confessionis
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  • I happen to think that our denomination would feel less segmented and more unified and connected with local churches if we'd pray across classes. 

    I only help lead CANE, so I'm going to...

  • In simple terms, our church tries really hard to help folks with what they need. We work hard at helping with kids  programming, and have seen lots of new families respond to our showing God's...

  • Andy, one of our deacons has lead this 2-3 times through... Session in progress tonight - I'd be happy to connect you two if it'd help - [email protected] 

  • Word of mouth is the best. Two step plan. 1) You read a good book, if you like it then 2) Tell someone else to read it. that simple.  Getting access to book is easier than ever. (I mean, even we...

  • Goshen CRC had a library up until last year. No one used it :-(, and we wanted to use the space for our exploding kids ministry, so we gave away all the books and made a new nursery. 

    my 2c...