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The Presbytery of Nevada supports the people of God in Christ’s Mission through reaching across boundaries of language, culture and ethnicity with the love of Christ,

Virginia City Packs Christmas Shoebox Gifts

by Christy Ramsey

Virginia City Presbyterian Church had a special service November 12th as part of The Samaritan’s Purse project Operation Christmas Child. This project collects shoebox gifts–filled with fun toys, school supplies and hygiene items and delivers them to children in need around the world to demonstrate God’s love in a tangible way. For many of these […]

Presbyterians Help Hurricane Victims

by Presbyter

Twenty volunteers from nine Nevada Presbytery churches will be working with Disaster Response Ministries and Presbyterian Disaster Assistance (PDA) October 15-21st rebuilding homes damaged by Hurricane Harvey’s catastrophic flooding. Please keep them in your prayers.  

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 […]

Ministers Meet with Presbyterian Disaster Recovery

by Hilda Pecoraro

Twenty pastors and church leaders gathered on Wednesday, October 4 in the Fireside Room of Grace Presbyterian Church for the Quarterly Southern Nevada Clergy Luncheon. The original focus of the lunch was to be on ministry to senior adults in our congregations; however, the October 1st mass shooting in Las Vegas clearly became the new […]

Light Shining in the Darkness

by Presbyter

Monday morning, as many of us woke to tragic news our city was already in action. As hospitals were filled to capacity, Las Vegans gave blood in record numbers and volunteers distributed food and water at the Thomas and Mack evacuation site. When I arrived at University Medical Center to offer pastoral care I was […]

Moderator Writes About Las Vegas Shootings

by Presbyter

As I write this we still don’t know why this man opened fire on the Route 91 Country Harvest Festival, but there cannot be any reason that makes sense. What we know that is 59 are dead and hundreds are wounded and we don’t know how many are in shock. Tonight there are prayer vigils […]

Prayer Services for Las Vegas Shooting

by Hilda Pecoraro

Beloved Presbytery of Nevada Family, We are all shocked and stunned by the news of the horrific shooting at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas that has taken so many lives and injured hundreds of others – both physically and emotionally.  We are shaken and overwhelmed by the reality that this has happened in our community. I […]

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 […]