- Douglas Browne Ordination and Installation -- 3:00 p.m., July 17, Columbus Westminster Church
- Presbytery Stated Meeting -- 3:30 - 7:30 p.m., September 20, Newark First Church
- Older Adult Rally -- 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., September 24, Geneva Hills Center, Lancaster. Watch for Information.
- Fall Youth Rally -- 2:00 - 6:00 p.m., September 25, Geneva Hills Center, Lancaster. Watch for Information.
- Deborah Bowsher Installation -- 3:00 p.m., October 9, Mt. Gilead First Church
- Presbytery-wide Cooperative Mission Work Trip -- October 23-29, Georgetown SC. Watch for Information.
- Church Professionals' Retreat -- November 6-8, Deer Creek State Park Lodge, Mt. Sterling. Watch for Information.
- 2017 Winter Youth Retreats -- January 20-22 and February 10-12, 2017
Events Beyond the Presbytery
- Covenant Gathering -- July 3-8, Michindoh Conference Center, Hillsdale, MI. INFO
- Presbyterian Youth Triennium -- July 19-23, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN. INFO.
- New Wilmington Mission Conference -- July 23-30, Westminster College, New Wilmington, PA. INFO.
- Association of Retired Ministers, Spouses and Survivors and Presbyterian Older Adult Ministry Network Annual Conference -- October 11-14, Richmond, VA.
Today's Good News
222nd PCUSA General Assembly - Highlights
Your Commissioner Team
L-R: REC Meg Wilson, YAAD Aidan Anderson, TEC Amy House, TEC Tim Luoma, REC Mary Dahs, TEC Randy Terry, REC Deb Bergmann
The 222nd General Assembly (2016) of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) was held June 18-25, in Portland, OR. Commissioners and advisory delegates from all 171 PC(USA) presbyteries, coupled with other delegates and observers from around the world, converged on the Oregon Convention Center in downtown Portland for celebrations, deliberations, and inspirations in support of the denomination's biennial gathering.
For all the new about the General Assembly, click the General Assembly News logo above. Each day's GA News from last day to first day is in PDF form and is available to be read or downloaded.
The Presbytery has purchased for use by its congregations a bulletin insert summarizing the work of GA 222 which was prepared by the Presbyterian Outlook. The insert includes information about our new co-moderators, new stated clerk, proposed changes to the Book of Order, and more. This insert is a standard half-sheet size. The regular print version is two sided. The LARGE PRINT version takes up four sides. Download the inserts: