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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, […]

Board Game Brings Mission Home

by Presbyter

Children at Elko First Presbyterian Church played a board game that transports them into the world of schoolchildren in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Developed by Presbyterian Mission Workers, Jeff and Christi Boyd, the children are the pieces advancing on a vinyl mat according to the throw of a die.   They land on places that […]

Presbytery Meets at Zephyr Point

by Christy Ramsey

Presbytery at Zephyr Point 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 sent by […]

Record Gathering of Clerks

by Joan Jeffers

On Tuesday, September 22nd at Zephyr Point Conference Center, David Staniunas, an archivist from the National Archives of the PC(USA), will be leading a program on Records for Administrative Professionals and Clerks of Session. Clerks face those issues of what they need to keep, how long they need to keep it, what can be stored at […]

Southern Nevada Presbyterian Clergy Quarterly Luncheon

by Hilda Pecoraro

Twenty-one pastors, spouses and church leaders gathered on Thursday, July 6 in the Fireside Room at Henderson Presbyterian Church to enjoy a patriotic-themed luncheon. With record high temperatures outside, the group enjoyed warm fellowship around the tables inside with an indoor summer picnic of chicken, corn on the cob, watermelon, salads and pie. Host pastor […]

25th Anniversary Celebration

by Hilda Pecoraro

On Sunday, June 4, 2017 members and friends of Truckee Lutheran Presbyterian Church gathered at the beautiful new Recreational Center to celebrate both the coming of the Holy Spirit on Pentecost and the 25th Anniversary of the Truckee Lutheran Presbyterian Church. Ryan McKenzie opened the worship with “A Mighty Fortress” on the bagpipes. There were […]

Not by Accident, the Pastors Lunch

by Hilda Pecoraro

On Saturday, May 20, 2017, the Presbytery’s Equipping Committee hosted the Annual Pastors Luncheon for Northern Nevada at Spanish Springs Presbyterian Church. It was a joy to have fourteen pastors, church leaders and members of the Equipping Committee gather around lovely tables to enjoy a wonderful lunch catered by the Olive Garden, as well as […]

Pastor Installed at Green Valley

by Hilda Pecoraro

On Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. the Administrative Commission of the Presbytery of Nevada gathered with the congregation of Green Valley Presbyterian Church to install the Reverend Adrian Neil Doll as Pastor. The Installation Service included glorious music on two grand pianos, organ, brass and hand-bells, as well as the magnificent choir and […]

Holy Week Concerts a Blessing for All

by Hilda Pecoraro

In a wonderful example of churches collaborating for a special event, the choirs of Grace Presbyterian, Green Valley Presbyterian and Mountain View Presbyterian Churches combined to present three performances of Gabriel Faure’s Requiem, Op. 48. The full choir and orchestra did a magnificent job bringing this beautiful and moving requiem to life.  The massed choir […]

25th Anniversary Celebration

by Hilda Pecoraro

Mountain View Presbyterian Church 25th Anniversary Congratulations to Mountain View Presbyterian Church on the 25th Anniversary of being chartered as a congregation of the Presbytery of Nevada! On Sunday March 26 at both the traditional and contemporary services the sanctuary was filled with members and friends who gathered to celebrate this special milestone and to […]