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The General Assembly Takes Action on Behalf of Earth Care

The environment was an important focus for Commissioners to the General Assembly.  Several overtures were submitted for their consideration.  Our presbytery had previously voted to concur with the “Sustainable Peace Pledge,” an overture originally submitted by the Charleston-Atlantic Presbytery.  The overture calls for acknowledging the important interaction between environmental issues and justice. The poor, people of color and Indigenous peoples…

A Top Ten List for Experimenting With One Gathering a Year In-Person Only

“The Presbytery as part of the Body of Jesus Christ understands itself as a Christian community seeking a balance of worship, business, education, fellowship, and service.”  – 1.4a Manual of Operations   The Gathering Planning Team is gearing up for our August 22nd Presbytery Gathering at First Presbyterian Church of Kirkwood, and we are extremely excited for an inspiring day…

Answering “Here I am, Lord” at Berea Curby PC

  The power of one (or two) was alive and well on May 18, 2024 at Berea Curby Presbyterian Church’s Community Meal. The Dismantling Racism and White Privilege Team and Berea Curby invited GLPBY members to fellowship at the monthly Community Meal that Berea Curby offers to their neighbors. Berea Curby was formed when Berea, a predominantly African American congregation,…