Thoughts for Today

  • Day 4 with the Belhar Unity is, therefore, both a gift and an obligation of the church of Jesus Christ. — from the Belhar Confession There is one body and one Spirit, just as you were called to the one hope of your calling, one Lord, one faith, one baptism, one God and Father of all, who is above all and through all and ...
  • Day 3 with the Belhar Christ’s work of reconciliation is made manifest in the church as the community of believers who  have been reconciled with God and with one another. — from the Belhar Confession But God, who is rich in mercy, out of the great love with which he loved us even when we were dead through our trespasses, made us alive ...
  • Day 2 with the Belhar We believe in one holy, universal Christian Church, the communion of saints called from the entire human family. — from the Belhar Confession And Jesus came and said to them, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father ...
  • Day 1 with the Belhar We believe in the triune God, Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, who gathers, protects, and cares for the church through Word and Spirit. This God has done since the beginning of the world and will do so to the end. — from the Belhar Confession Then he said to me, “It is done! I am the ...
  • 30 Days with the Belhar Confession We Presbyterians do not have one statement of faith, but twelve. These creeds, confessions, and catechisms affirm how the Church has responded to various cultural changes and trials. We continue to use these confessions in our worship, teaching, and practices. For example, the oldest confessions — the Nicene Creed (adopted in AD 325) and the ...