Discernment Process Information: Recently members of PCBW received a letter from Kendall Presbytery about the discernment process. Because of some questions that have arisen, the Session has written a letter to clarify its perspectives on this communication. Please pick up a copy of the letter in the Outer Court Gallery or view it online at http://pcbw.org/discernment/.
Response to Kendall Presbytery Letter
Straw Poll Materials:
Summary of Discernment Materials:
Congregational Letter (8/12/15) – Letter from the Session about their recommendation regarding denominational affiliation with ECO, as well as information about the upcoming congregational discernment process.
Discernment Materials – Prepared by a task force of congregational members formed by the Session to explore possible denominational options for PCBW.
- Report on A Covenant Order of Evangelical Presbyterians (ECO)
- Report on Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC)
- Report on Fellowship of Presbyterians (FOP)
- Report on Presbyterian Church USA (PCUSA)
John Ortberg Video: John Ortberg: A Vision for Ministry and Introducing ECO. Presentation on the vision for what was then a new denomination. https://vimeo.com/3631055
Dana Allin Video: Why We Left the PCUSA. Presentation at Los Ranchos Presbytery by Dana Allin, Synod Executive, ECO.
Ron LaVoie’s articles (Kendall Presbytery)