Greg Strand is EFCA executive director of theology and credentialing, and he serves on the Board of Ministerial Standing as well as the Spiritual Heritage Committee. He and his family are members of Northfield (Minnesota) EFC.
The “Proposed Replacement of the EFCA Policy on Divorce and Remarriage related to Ministerial Credentials by the Board of Ministerial Standing” (download here) is a decision before this summer’s Conference. Although the history of this policy is outlined in the document, here is a brief history of the presentation of this recommendation:
There is one more session scheduled to focus on this proposed replacement. Prior to the brief discussion and decision by the delegates during the Business Session on Thursday, June 18, there will be a time for Q and A on Tuesday, June 16 from 12:00-1:00 in The Edge (where the Forum on Expository Preaching is held).
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