Christ Presbyterian Joins the Acts 16:5 Initative of the National Capital Presbytery

    At last night’s Session meeting, the Session endorsed Christ Presbyterian’s participation in the Acts 16:5 Initiative.  In previous Tidbits I have given some insight into the content of the Initiative and shared some of my esteem for its leader, Stan Ott.  I believe that our participation in this program will assist our congregation in developing a solid vision of what God is leading us to.  Stan affirms that, “the Acts 15:6 Initiative does not propose a simple checklist of things to do.  Rather, it suggests a wide variety of practices and practical “next steps” that a congregation may take.”  I’m excited to see how God works through this program to address our unique issues and achieve our congregation’s specific God-given mission.

I’m sure that most of you are wondering what this entails.  Here is an outline of the Acts 16:5 Initiative. Continue reading