Statements & News
May 5, 2016
The Reverend David M. Baker is challenging the nomination of the Reverend Dr. J. Herbert Nelson for the office of Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).
Baker, stated clerk of the Presbytery of Tampa Bay, notified the Stated Clerk Nomination Committee (SCNC) of his intention to stand against the committee’s nominee on May 4, 45 days before the opening of the 222nd General Assembly (2016) and the deadline for challenges.
- Report submitted to assembly on identity, purpose of PC(USA)
May 3, 2016
- Stated Clerk issues statement on acts of genocide globally
May 2, 2016
- Carol McDonald on the selection of J. Herbert Nelson as nominee for Stated Clerk of the PC(USA)
Apr 21, 2016
- J. Herbert Nelson selected as nominee for PC(USA) Stated Clerk
Apr 19, 2016
Documents & Resources
Download PDF (16.8 KB) May 5, 2016
The Young Adult Advisory Delegate gathering on Sunday, June 19th will be open to speakers. Organizations that complete this form ...
Download PDF (1.6 MB) May 3, 2016
As part of a church-wide consultation that sought to gain insights and wisdom from the whole denomination about our shared ...
Download PDF (770.6 KB) May 3, 2016
In the report that follows, I report on the dominant themes that emerged, which includes theology, governance, inclusion, tradition, politicization, ...
Download PDF (8.9 MB) Apr 27, 2016
The Handbook on Ordination Examinations is designed to serve as a resource for inquirers/candidates, committees on preparation for ministry, committees ...
Download PDF (32.2 KB) Apr 27, 2016
The schedule for upcoming Ordination Exams.
Download PDF (119.6 KB) Apr 19, 2016
Conducted a Churchwide Survey on qualities and characteristics desired in the next Stated Clerk. The survey was translated into Spanish ...