Shuck and Jive

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Sunday, February 08, 2009

East Tennessee Approves B

A big switcheroo over the weekend at my neighboring presbytery, East Tennessee. They approved the new B by a vote of 81-66. This was a major switch from a no voice vote last time and a 2-1 against vote in previous years. From solid yellow to blue!

Bruce Hahne has a chart with stats galore.

Check the story at More Light Presbyterians.

We had our little church chat at Holston Presbytery. Not a huge turnout, 30 or so I guess, but it was a good opportunity to begin to discuss the issues at stake.

3 comments:

  1. Excellent news, John! The tide is turning...

    Pax,
    Doxy

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  2. any stories from that meeting that you want to share for 1,000 conversations?

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  3. Hey PW,

    To tell the truth, it wasn't that thrilling. Mostly just the very for and the very against attended. It wasn't set up for a small group conversation. We sat in rows and faced forward where the commissioners to GA were at a table.

    We batted things back and forth is about all.

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