Open Meeting Policy
The Work Of The Church Is Strengthened When It Is Done In A Spirit Of Openness And Trust
The Presbytery of Giddings-Lovejoy Holds
Four Stated Meetings Per Year
There are occasions that will require a
Called Presbytery Gathering,
but those are rare and for designated purposes.

When the presbytery meets, its voting members include:
* all ministers of the Word and Sacrament who are members of the presbytery
* all elders commissioned by their sessions to attend that meeting
* any elder elected moderator of the presbytery for the duration of his or her term.

All are welcome to attend and have a voice,
even if not commissioned to a voting role.

Wednesday, August 23rd Pre-Gathering Events
Community Conversations

9 am at Oak Hill Presbyterian Church – Amen House, Outreach, School Shootings

2 pm at Webster Groves Presbyterian Church – Voting Rights, Moms Demand Action

6:30 pm Third Presbyterian Church – Faith in Action, Advocacy and Activism

Click the flyer to share with your church!

Hybrid Stated Gathering Thurs., Aug. 24

Opening in Worship at 3:15 pm

The link to attend is
If using a Zoom app, enter the Meeting ID: 844 9104 1607

Upcoming Presbytery Gatherings
2023Thurs., Aug. 24Stated Presbytery Gathering - Hybrid hosted by LoveJoy United Presbyterian, Wood River, Illinois
2023Sat., Nov. 4Stated Presbytery Gathering - Hybrid hosted by First United Presbyterian, Belleville, Illinois
2024Thurs., Feb. 1Stated Presbytery Gathering - On Zoom
2024Sat., Apr. 13Stated Presbytery Gathering - Location To Be Determined
2024Thur., Aug. 22Stated Presbytery Gathering - Location To Be Determined
2024Sat., Nov. 2Stated Presbytery Gathering - Location To Be Determined