Below is a summary of the major decisions made by the General Assembly on Thursday, June 27. The General Assembly voted to answer Overture 23, “Withdraw from the National Association of Evangelicals,” in the negative. ...
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The 45th General Assembly voted on three of the nine recommendations from the Ad Interim Study Committee on Women in Ministry.
Dr. Alexander Jun has been elected moderator of the 45th General Assembly. Jun is a founding member and a ruling elder of New Life Mission Church in Fullerton, California, and the first ethnic minority elected as moderator of the Assembly.
On Tuesday morning, the Overtures Committee approved the following grounds for recommending that the overtures below be answered in the negative or referred back to the originating presbytery.
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While Leino doesn’t want the overture to be interpreted as opposition to the appointment of the Women in Ministry Study Committee, he is concerned about “the manner” in which it was formed. In Leino’s view, it “did not reflect the strength of our form of government.”