Partnering with Others

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The Presbytery of Nevada supports the people of God in Christ’s Mission through partnering with others to accomplish our vision.

Texas Mission Team Returns

by Presbyter

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Our Nevada Presbytery Mission Team returned on Sunday from a week of volunteering with Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in Beaumont, Texas. I know I speak for our whole team when we share that it was an incredible privilege to be invited into survivors homes and lives as we worked to […]

Presbytery Responses to Las Vegas Mass Shooting

by Hilda Pecoraro

Today, Monday, October 8, just over a week since the horrors of the Route 91 Harvest Festival massacre, our community is still trying to assimilate both the reality of what took place and the impact it has had on literally thousands of people in the Las Vegas valley and beyond. Of the 58 persons who […]

October Mission Trip for Harvey Relief

by Hilda Pecoraro

October 15-21 is the Presbytery of Nevada’s Mission Trip to Beaumont, TX to assist victims of Hurricane Harvey. Rev. Jeanie Shaw, Team Leader with PDA (Presbyterian Disaster Assistance), has this flyer for promoting the trip. Please note that time is of the essence as the trip is only weeks away – October 15-21. We will […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Presbytery of Nevada Sends Team to Baton Rouge

by Hilda Pecoraro

Call to Prayer! Presbyterian Disaster Assistance Mission Trip The following news is from the Green Valley Vision, the newsletter for Green Valley Presbyterian Church.  Unless otherwise noted team members below are from Green Valley Presbyterian Church. A special thanks to Renee Kelly, Director of Youth Ministries at GVPC who is coordinator for the trip. Please pray for […]