“We believe that if we are faithful, we should be doing for the least of these. We’re trying to be faithful to his word.”
“Seeing the connectional nature of the church, seeing the larger church support us is a way of seeing God in this.”
“It’s been inspiring that more concerned people are now working together in the hope of creating a more inclusive community.”
“My sense of calling is to lead the church to rise to the occasion that God has put in front of us.”
We had opportunities to hold meaningful conversations with people in a land that struggles both socially and economically.
“We may be in our 301st year, but by grace we are still vibrant and learning a new way to be a living model of the connectional church.”
Many people from the Synod of the Trinity region are in St. Louis for the 223rd General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). Here are their recaps.
“Sisters and brothers, the time is now for us to take our work seriously.”
“We need to continue to be the ones Christ is calling to do the hard work because if this was easy, everyone would be doing it.”
“We believe that the church is the agency of peace. The primary purpose of this is to publicly acknowledge the ongoing conflict there.”