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Heritage Preservation Grants Application Deadline

Did you know that the Presbyterian Historical Society awards Heritage Preservation Grants to Presbyterian Church (USA) congregations? Grants offer funding to assist church with digitizing their official church records. The deadline to apply is October 31, 2014. Click Here for MORE INFORMATION.

Mission and Vision Statement

God calls us through the Holy Spirit to connect with each other to plant, grow, and nurture vital, faithful communities of Christ for service and ministry. In response, we build partnerships, communicate with and support congregations, leaders, and individuals, and embody Christ's transforming love in the world.

Prayer Church -- August 28 - September 4 -- Delaware Liberty

Delaware Liberty Church

The Liberty Presbyterian Church was organized in 1810. The first building was erected in 1820 and still stands today. In 1996 the congregation built a 31,000 square foot building.Liberty is a large church with welcoming worship, growing faith, caring friendships, deepening prayer and compassionate care. Liberty's mission is to help people connect and reconnect with the Lord and build a lifetime of discipleship.Co-pastors Becky and John Hart are joined in pastoral leadership by Associate Pastor, Todd Tracy. For more information about Liberty Presbyterian Church, visit the church

Presbytery Events

  • Installation Service -- September 7, 3:30 p.m. -- Teaching elder Jennifer Eastman Hinkle will be installed as pastor of the Dublin Church.
  • Installation Service -- September 14, 4:00 p.m. -- Teaching elder Robert G. Armstrong will be installed as pastor of the Hilliard Church.
  • Presbytery Meeting -- September 16, 3:00 p.m. -- Grove City Church.
  • Fall Older Adult Rally -- September 27 -- Geneva Hills Center, Lancaster -- 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Click for more information.
  • Fall Youth Rally -- September 28 -- Geneva Hills Center, Lancaster. Watch for updated information.
  • Installation Service -- October 12, 4:00 p.m. -- Teaching elder Julia Wharff Piermont will be installed as pastor of the Worthington Church.
  • Installation Service -- October 19, 4:00 p.m. -- Teaching elder Deborah Bowsher will be installed as pastor of the Mount Gilead First Church.
  • Mission Work Trip -- October 19-25 -- Point Pleasant, NJ. -- Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in Superstorm Sandy recovery. More details later.
  • Older Adult Forum and Lunch -- October 31, 9:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. -- Westminster Thurber Community, Columbus. Click for more information.

Events Beyond the Presbytery

  • Mediation Skills Training Institute for Church Leaders -- October 6-10, Kansas City Mo. Sponsored by the Lombard Mennonite Peace Center. For more information CLICK HERE.
  • More than None: Engaging the Religiously Unaffiliated -- October 13-16, Montreat Conference Center. More information.
  • Rediscovering the Beloved Community: Overcoming Isolation (15th Annual Conference) -- October 27-30, 2014-- First Presbyterian Church, Fort Worth, Texas. Sponsored by Presbytery Pastoral Care Network and the Synod of the Sun. Information will be available at
  • The Abundant Life: Empowering Youth as Change Agents -- November 13-15, Princeton Theological Seminary. For more information CLICK HERE.
  • Big Tent -- July 30-August 1, University of Tennessee Conference Center, Knoxville TN. More information will be available soon.


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