Tag Archives: August 2019

Remembering Well

August 29, 2019 | Posted in Letters from General Minister

A Letter to Pittsburgh Presbytery from Rev. Dr. Sheldon W. Sorge General Minister August 29, 2019 In the primeval story of Noah and the flood, God promises never again to flood the earth, setting the sign of the rainbow as …


Praying Jesus’ Way

August 22, 2019 | Posted in Letters from General Minister

A Letter to Pittsburgh Presbytery from Rev. Dr. Sheldon W. Sorge General Minister August 22, 2019 When his disciples asked him to teach them to pray, Jesus responded with what we call “The Lord’s Prayer.” The versions reported by Matthew …


Of Walls and Open Borders

August 15, 2019 | Posted in Letters from General Minister

A Letter to Pittsburgh Presbytery from Rev. Dr. Sheldon W. Sorge General Minister August 15, 2019   Bumper sticker theology has long been a booming business. From the alarmist – “Hell is Real!” – to the clever – “In case …


Breaking the Impasse

August 8, 2019 | Posted in Letters from General Minister

A Letter to Pittsburgh Presbytery from Rev. Dr. Sheldon W. Sorge General Minister August 8, 2019   In my August 1 letter, I mourned yet another instance of senseless gun slaughter in our community, this time far too close to home, …


In the Army of the Lord

August 1, 2019 | Posted in Letters from General Minister

A Letter to Pittsburgh Presbytery from Rev. Dr. Sheldon W. Sorge General Minister August 1, 2019 It struck way too close to home for me. I saw it first on social media, then in the newspaper – a minister was …