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Knoxville, TN, United States
Interim Pastor of Evergreen Presbyterian Church (USA), Dothan, AL.

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Being Presbyterian Is Weird

Being Presbyterian is weird because we're not set up like most other denominations. We don't have a Pope. We don't have bishops. We aren't independent congregations. We're "connectional," a word that not even Gmail's spell-checker accepts as normal. 

I recently found a marvelous online curriculum for new members and new elders in the PCUSA. It's at www.theocademy.com. For anyone wanting help in figuring out our weird political structure, which we call, polity, or wanting to know what we believe and why, check out:

The whole curriculum is at www.theocademy.com. It's something I'm going to use in helping train elders serving on session and new members joining the church. Check it out.