Flyer for Presbytery meeting

People have asked for a flyer to pass along to their leaders and congregation for our upcoming June 11 Presbytery gathered meeting. Here it is:  Presbytery flyer June 11 We hope it serves you as you invite your folks to gather. Things you can do to prepare for our meeting: Forward the flyer to your leadership…

Moving Along…

The TTF met last week for our regularly scheduled monthly meeting and we have a longer “retreat” type meeting set up for Saturday, June 4. The Saturday meetings have proven to be a really great use of our time; we get a lot done when we’ve got longer time together. Generally speaking, we’re moving along…

Snapshot of the PC(USA)

“Over the past four years, the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) has become more liberal. Presbyterians are committed to their local congregations, and they take pride in the PC(USA)’s history, form of government and the idea of being a connectional church. But they don’t agree on where authority in the denomination should lie – and many hold…

Congregational sustainability 

Several churches attended the last meeting with representatives from the Presbyterian Foundation to discuss congregational sustainability last week. It’s been two years since we first gathered to talk about using our assets appropriately, being honest about our financial trajectories and creating space for the next generation of worship and work in the PCUSA.  My take…

Two Weeks until Pentecost

Well, here’s the truth. The TTF is hard at work figuring out how our structure should look. We’re working on how the various entities, councils, committees, commissions that do the work of our Presbytery need to relate to one another. We’re planning the June meeting and thinking beyond to the fall meetings as well. I…