“I believe we will witness the impact of his ministry in Pittsburgh Presbytery, the Synod of the Trinity and the PCUSA for many years to come.”
Images resonating from southern West Virginia in the wake of the June 23 flooding were predictable. Pictures showed roads that were turned into rivers, houses that had been swept off their foundations and cars that were now parked on their roofs. What is left behind is what some have described as a “war zone,” but…
The Synod kicked off its 300th anniversary celebration and heard each presbytery talk about the things going on their regions.
“This is one of those organizations where God works in mysterious ways.”
“The Holy Spirit just took it and blew it away. It has touched people’s hearts because the need is great.”
“I’ve never been in a war, but this looks like a war zone to me.”
“The stench is something that a picture can never convey.”
“Flood mud is like no other mud in the world. It is a very, very fine grit, and it’s driven by water that might be traveling at 26, 27 miles an hour.”
The Rev. Kim Wadlington will admit that she’s not an expert with a hammer and saw. But that doesn’t stop her from traveling to Honduras twice a year to help build houses in impoverished communities in this Central American country. The pastor at Middle Spring Presbyterian Church in Shippensburg, PA, is part of the growing…
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