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October 2017 Notes from the Presbytery Pastor

by Christy Ramsey

Notes from the Presbytery Pastor Joys, concerns, events, and mission in Nevada Presbytery collected by our Presbytery Pastor, the Rev. Hilda Pecoraro. Click here, the link above or image at right to download printable PDF notes.

Mission To Baton Rouge

by Christy Ramsey

Our first Presbytery mission trip to Baton Rouge LA was from June 25 – July 1. We served with Presbyterian Disaster assistance, and our local partners “Rebuilding Together” Baton Rouge. We had a total of 16 people serve, Rob Merriman from Grace Pres, Rev. Tom Holslag, from Elko First, and Molly Willoughby from St. Johns, […]

Presbytery Meets at Zephyr Point

by Christy Ramsey

Presbytery at Zephyr Point September 12-13 The Presbytery Plenary will begin on Tuesday, September 12th at 1:00 p.m. and end on Wednesday, September 13th around 1:00 p.m. The various committees will meet prior to that on September 10th through the morning of 12th as arranged by each committee Chair. Forms and more information are also […]

Engaging Presbytery Youth

by Christy Ramsey

Renee Kelly, Director of Youth Ministries at Green Valley Presbyterian Church has been tapped by Council for Presbytery Youth Mission Coordinator. In this volunteer position she will help the Presbytery inspire and spiritually engage the youth in Nevada Presbytery. Renee has already coordinated mission trips with Presbytery youth. Be sure to welcome Renee and see […]

Dobbins Hall Enhancements at Zephyr Point Supported

by Christy Ramsey

The Presbytery of Nevada at its Council meeting in June gave $50,000 to the Dobbins Hall Enhancement Project at Zephyr Point. Get a brochure about the project here.  View a video of the donation by clicking here. After 80 years of hosting thousands of people of all ages, Dobbins Hall will get major enhancements to […]

This Is The Day! New Book of Order Effective Today!

by Christy Ramsey

One year after the adjournment of a General Assembly, the changes approved by the Presbyteries and received by the 222nd Assembly go into effect. That is TODAY, June 25, 2017! Briefly, as of today: There is a revised Directory For Worship “shorter, better organized, more accessible, and thoroughly Reformed” (see the rationale for more) “teaching […]

Prayers for Dansalan College

by Christy Ramsey

A Call for Prayers and Sobriety for Such a Time Like This “All those gathered here will know that it is not by sword or spear that our God saves.” (1 Samuel 17:47) 1) In the wake of the senseless, violent attack against the people and ministries of the Dansalan College in the Philippines, we […]

Pentecost Offering For Youth June 4th

by Christy Ramsey

Give toward a more promising future When you give to the Pentecost Offering, you are helping to provide opportunities for young people to grow and share their faith in Christ. 40% stays with your congregation » Develop and support programs for young people in your own church and community 25% supports Young Adult Volunteers (YAV) […]