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.

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 […]

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 […]

One Great Hour of Sharing

by Christy Ramsey

“Is this not the fast I choose?” One Great Hour Of Sharing Helps Us Answer God’s Call The Christian season of Lent is historically marked with fasting, a traditional practice of giving up food and devoting yourself to prayer. But this isn’t the only type of fasting the Bible talks about. Isaiah 58 describes a […]

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 […]