Nurturing Leaders

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The Presbytery of Nevada supports the people of God in Christ’s Mission through nurturing Christian leaders and congregations within our membership,

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 […]

May Notes from the Presbytery Pastor

by Hilda Pecoraro

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.

Prayer for Easter

by Hilda Pecoraro

Lord, How amazing is your love, A love that overcomes, endures and redeems. How astounding is your life, A life that sustains, heals and creates. How awesome is your hope, A hope that promises, restores and inspires. How absorbing is your truth, A truth that releases, changes and rebuilds. How we worship you, as we […]

Training for Commissioned Lay Pastors

by Christy Ramsey

Commissioned Lay Pastors provide support our smaller and/or specialized congregations and are a significant service to larger congregations. Through their training, Lay Pastors are equipped to: lead bible studies, preach when needed work with committees provide training support church programs The Presbytery is very excited to be able to offer this program to those wishing […]

April 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.

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 […]

Amendment Commentary

by Christy Ramsey

Two perspectives on this year’s proposed amendments to the PCUSA constitution. At the request of the Equipping Committee, Two of our minister members (what do we call them? Read on!) have provided some commentary and context to the amendments. Thanks to Jim Houston-Hencken and Richard “Hutch” Hutchison for their work! Click to get the pdf […]

Alaska for the Summer

by Christy Ramsey

Ketchikan, Alaska Looking for ADVENTURE, BEAUTY, HIKING, FISHING along with a GOD-CHALLENGE? Then we have just the perfect opportunity for you.  The Ketchikan Presbyterian Church, a small, friendly, eager-to-embrace-the-future congregation, is seeking a summer pulpit supply in exchange for housing and a small stipend. The Ketchikan Church, located on the southern tip of the S.E. […]

March 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.