SBC vs PCA: Two Opposite Trajectories Last month, both the Annual Southern Baptist Convention and the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in America took place. And the results of the two events are opposing. The Southern Baptist Convention represents a clear negative trajectory, while the Presbyterian Church in America has a much loftier trajectory. At the Annual Southern Baptist […]

PCA Votes To Ban Homosexual Elders (Again) Last year the Presbyterian Church in America voted to ban identifying homosexuals from ministry with Overture 23. Yet in 2022, the PCA would again take up the same issue. As the Revoice Movement proliferating side b theology divides the PCA, the recent development may suggest that Christians have lost ground since last year. In […]

PCA Votes To Exit National Association of Evangelicals The Presbyterian Church in America had a significant conservative victory in its withdrawal from the National Association of Evangelicals. The final vote of 1059-681 achieved what has failed twice in the last ten years. Interestingly enough, the PCA contributes not only funds to the NAE but its current president, Walter Kim is a member […]

PCA General Assembly: Will The PCA Punt on Critical Race Theory? A week after the Southern Baptist Convention had a further revealing and counterproductive convention, the Presbyterian Church in America is in the midst of its General Assembly. Last year, the PCA adopted Overture 23 which aimed to prevent Revoice Pastors from ordination. However, the measure has failed to be adopted at the state Presbytery […]

PCA protects homosexual elder Greg Johnson In early July, the Presbyterian Church in America passed Overture 23 at their General Assembly. Despite this landmark decisive win against the Revoice Movement, the momentum of this occasion did not lead to the ousting of Greg Johnson, a teaching elder at Memorial Presbyterian Church in the St. Louis area, close to the flagship Covenant […]

PCA bans homosexual ministers, defeats Revoice Movement

The contentious General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA) climaxed with a decisive victory against the Revoice Movement, one that amends the Book of Church Order to specifically disqualify and prevent homosexual ministers. After passing Overture 23 through the Overtures Committee, the committee decided to revisit the amendment to the Book of Church […]

Will the PCA General Assembly disqualify homosexual ministers?

The Presbyterian Church of America (PCA) is currently undergoing its General Assembly. With the demise of the Southern Baptist Convention, the battle within the PCA, the distant second most quintessential Evangelical denomination in the United States, is the next major front for larger issues facing Christianity in the west. In the Southern Baptist Convention, the […]