Per Capita Report

A special task force of 6 individuals be assembled to gather information about the per capita giving of our membership churches, with the purpose of building understanding of their ability and/or willingness to contribute so as to enable presbytery to plan for its future as it pertains to finances. The task force is to determine…

NJ Missional Working Group Update

The NJ Missional Working Group has been tasked to consider redrawing/restructuring the eight Presbyteries in New Jersey. Here are some of their foundational and visionary questions as they embark on their work: What if our focus on mission and ministry benefitted from sharing human and other resources¬†among presbyteries?¬†What if having fewer presbyteries lightened the organizational…

Collaboration and Renovation

Over the last year, two of the churches in our Presbytery have negotiated a shared space agreement: Christ Church in Hamilton Square and Iglesia Presbyteriana Nueva Vida (IPNV). If you’ve ever been on that campus, you know there is a sanctuary building and then an additional building that houses a full kitchen, dining space, office…