Archive for May, 2014

Getting ready for General Assembly: Commissioners Blog

Friday, May 30th, 2014

I am honored to be elected as one of Chicago Presbytery’s Teaching Elder Commissioners to the General Assembly in Detroit this year. I am trying to be a good commissioner and get ahead of  all the reading related to General Assembly. So far, I am only moderately successful! I have been assigned to the Social […]

How can Presbyterians support Israelis and Palestinians?

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

Is there an alternative hopeful and humanizing perspective from which to view and engage the Israeli-Palestinian conflict? The Ecumenical and Interreligious Work Group (EIWG) of the Presbytery of Chicago proposes one in this paper as a contribution to the current discussion regarding the variety of positions within the Presbyterian Church (USA) towards the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. […]

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