GIVE NOW to support Presbyterian Disaster Assistance’s response to the devastation caused by the earthquake in Nepal. Give now

News & Announcements

Latest News

View News Archives


  • New Formats for BCE Questions

    Published April 28, 2015

    My two previous posts have reviewed changes coming to the Polity, Theology, and Worship exams in response to referrals from the last General Assembly (2014). In this post I will go over changes approved by the Presbyteries’ Cooperative Committee on Examinations for Candidates (PCC) related to the Bible Content Examination (BCE). These changes will take affect beginning with its next administration on September 4, 2015.

    The BCE differs from the other standard ordination exams in almost every way. The senior exams in the areas of Bible Exegesis, Church Polity, Theological Competence, and Worship and Sacraments are designed to be taken ...

    Full Story

    From Prep 4 Min

  • Lessons from Egypt- A Workshop at Big Tent

    Published April 28, 2015

    It is my pleasure to co-lead a workshop with Dr. Atef Gendy, president of the Evangelical Theological Seminary in Cairo,at the upcoming Big Tent Conference held July 30 to August 1 at the University of Tennessee Conference Center.

    Full Story

    From Evangelism

  • Be a HeforShe? Say NO to Violence against Women on 25 April, Orange Day!

    Published April 23, 2015

    On 25 April, #OrangeDay, the UNiTE campaign is joining forces with the #HeforShe campaign and calling on men and boys everywhere to say NO to violence against women and girls.
    We believe that the road towards a world free of violence against women requires transforming men’s and women’s attitudes, beliefs and behaviours. Men and boys have a responsibility and a role to play in speaking out against violence against women and girls. So reach out to the men and boys in your life, and ask them to wear orange and take action with you on Orange Day! Get ...
    Full Story

    From Swords into plowshares

View All Blogs