Launching Ministries

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The Presbytery of Nevada supports the people of God in Christ’s Mission through launching fellowships, congregations and ministries

Presbytery Highlights – September 2017

by Hilda Pecoraro

A few of the highlights of our meeting in September 2017 by our Presbytery Pastor, Rev. Hilda Pecoraro: A special thanks to Bedford Holmes, Ryan McKenzie and the staff of Zephyr Point for taking such good care of us. In addition we were blessed by our gracious host church for this meeting, Lake Tahoe Community […]

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 […]

Presbytery Highlights

by Christy Ramsey

A few of the highlights of our meeting in March 2017 by our Presbytery Pastor, Rev. Hilda Pecoraro: Beautiful warm weather in Henderson, which was a relief to those coming from the snowbound north.  The host church, Henderson Presbyterian Church did an excellent job  with the providing of meals and snacks, organization of space and […]

Church Treasurer Training

by Christy Ramsey

San Jose Presbytery Training for Church Treasurers brought to us by our friends at: San Jose Presbytery Gilroy Presbyterian Church 6000 Miller Avenue, Gilory, CA 95020    

Welcome First Filipino-Amercian Presbyterian Church of Southern Nevada

by Hilda Pecoraro

A New Church is Born! On Sunday afternoon, October 23, 2016 about 200 people gathered in the sanctuary of the Green Valley Presbyterian Church to share in an exceptional and joyful celebration: the chartering of a new congregation in the PC(USA): the First Filipino-American Presbyterian Church of Southern Nevada (FFAPC)!    Moderator Scott Plummer called the […]

Tahoe Installation

by Christy Ramsey

After a long and thorough search, Nevada Presbytery and the congregation of Lake Tahoe Community Presbyterian Church gathered on Sunday, September 11, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. for the Presbytery’s Service of Installation for their newly called pastor, the Reverend Robert “Bob” Kelley.  There was a great spirit of rejoicing and gratitude to God as members […]

First Thai-Laotian Church Receives 2016 Walton Award for New Church Excellence

by Presbyter

First Thai-Laotian Presbyterian Church is the sole recipient of the 2016 Sam and Helen R. Walton Award of $50,000. First Thai-Laotian began in 2002 with 15 people who wanted to reach the estimated 15,000 Thai and Laotian persons living in Las Vegas. The majority of the first generation of the immigrants attended Buddhist temples, but […]

Synod Loans Generate Revenue to Support Presbytery Mission and Ministry!

by Christy Ramsey

Great rates for church loans  The Synod has funds to loan and would love to talk with churches and organizations in their bounds about their funding needs.  Remember, the net revenue from the Synod services is returned to our presbyteries for your mission and ministry. Synod of the Pacific offers loans to churches, organizations and […]

Spanish Springs Welcomes Pastor Pat

by Hilda Pecoraro

On Sunday, April 10, 2016 a joyful congregation gathered at Spanish Springs Presbyterian Church to celebrate the Installation of the Rev. Patrick Mecham as pastor. The Installation Service began with the Administrative Commission processing into the sanctuary to the melody of “Amazing Grace,”played on the bagpipes by Ryan McKenzie, staff at Zephyr Point.   With prayers […]

Reverend Kyong Gun “David” Pak Installed

by Christy Ramsey

On Sunday, March 20, 2016 Nevada Presbytery installed the Reverend Kyong Gun “David” Pak as Pastor of the Reno Korean Presbyterian Church pictured here with his family (above) and with the members of the commission (below). Let us hold Pastor Pak and the members of the congregation in prayer for God’s blessing upon their ministry […]