Evangelicals Band Together to Keep Gospel Alive in PC(USA)

“[I]t feels as if there is a sense of helplessness within the evangelical community within the PC(USA). The old strategies do not seem to be holding us together” Evangelicals in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) have banded together and committed themselves to hold to the biblical faith as their denomination continues to “stumble,” as they put... Continue Reading

Indiana Biblical Training Conference to Attract 1,550

Paul David Tripp, president of Paul Tripp Ministries and a member of the pastoral staff at Tenth Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia will be a speaker The 26th annual Biblical Counseling Training Conference at Faith Baptist Church in Lafayette, Indiana is expected to draw 1,550 people from 40 states and 20 countries. The six-day conference, which... Continue Reading

Reformation Italy

Andrea Ferrari, pastor of a small congregation in Milan, Italy, has been installed as a missionary-paster in a Santee, CA United Reformed Church. On Sunday, January 24, the members of Christ United Reformed Church (URC) in Santee witnessed the ordination and installation of a Minister of Word and Sacrament, and a small piece of church... Continue Reading

LA MegaChurch Joins Doritos Super Bowl Ad Contest

Mosaic, a non-demoninational church, has named their ad “Casket”…the guy being buried got his final wish – to be buried in a casket full of Doritos The Mosiac church in Los Angeles is taking Sunday Super Bowl competion seriously; the megachurch is one of six finalists in a Doritos ad challenge. The Doritos “Crash The... Continue Reading

Presbyterian and Reformed Joint Commission on Chaplains Position on ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’

Through the standards of its member denominations, the PRJC has consistently promoted the Biblical doctrine that the act of homosexuality is a sin. The Presbyterian and Reformed Joint Commission and Chaplains and Military Personnel (PRJC) is the six-denomination endorsing Commission for over 200 Reformed federal military and civilian chaplains and chaplain candidates. All PRJC denominations... Continue Reading

News from Blue Ridge Presbytery (PCA)

The 30th Stated Meeting of the Presbytery of the Blue Ridge met in the sanctuary of the Covenant Presbyterian Church in Harrisonburg, Virginia on Saturday, January 9th. Presbytery member TE Cortez Cooper preached from Psalm 11 during the opening worship service. Ruling Elder John Bennetch of Tabernacle Presbyterian Church was elected as Moderator for 2010.... Continue Reading

Baptist Mission Team in Haiti Charged With Abduction

Ten Americans arrested in Haiti last week charged Thursday with abduction…“We’re just trusting God for a positive outcome.” Ten Americans arrested in Haiti last week as they tried to take 33 Haitian children across the border were charged Thursday with abduction and criminal association, according to prosecutors. The charges, which carry prison terms of up... Continue Reading

News From Mississippi Valley Presbytery (PCA)

Mississippi Valley Presbytery met Tuesday, February 2, at the Raymond Presbyterian Church, Raymond, MS. The court elected Ruling Elder Phil McDade of Trinity Presbyterian Church of Jackson, as moderator. Several guests reported on various ministry opportunities, such as Jewish evangelization, and the work of Covenant College and its new scholarship opportunities for PCA students. Teaching... Continue Reading

PCA Disaster Relief Assessment Team needs IMMEDIATE help

The Mission to North America (MNA) assessment team has just returned from Haiti. They have put together a strategic process of response in Haiti: 1. prepare base of operations 2. shipping of materials for preparing the facilities 3. mobilizing of teams from two presbyteries with experience in establishing dtaging facilities – Ohio and Tennessee Valley... Continue Reading

News From Covenant Presbytery (PCA)

Covenant Presbytery met on Tuesday, February 2nd at the Grace Evangelical Church in Germantown, TN. (Editor’s Note: The Aquila Report would be pleased to run similar reports from any Presbytery or other regional group within our target market of conservative/evangelical denominations.) Grace Evangelical Church (GEC) is not a member of Covenant Presbytery, but their senior... Continue Reading