Southern Nevada Presbyterian Clergy Quarterly Luncheon

by Hilda Pecoraro

Twenty-one pastors, spouses and church leaders gathered on Thursday, July 6 in the Fireside Room at Henderson Presbyterian Church to enjoy a patriotic-themed luncheon. With record high temperatures outside, the group enjoyed warm fellowship around the tables inside with an indoor summer picnic of chicken, corn on the cob, watermelon, salads and pie. Host pastor […]

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 […]

July Notes from 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.

This Is The Day! New Book of Order Effective Today!

by Christy Ramsey

One year after the adjournment of a General Assembly, the changes approved by the Presbyteries and received by the 222nd Assembly go into effect. That is TODAY, June 25, 2017! Briefly, as of today: There is a revised Directory For Worship “shorter, better organized, more accessible, and thoroughly Reformed” (see the rationale for more) “teaching […]

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

On Sunday, June 4, 2017 members and friends of Truckee Lutheran Presbyterian Church gathered at the beautiful new Recreational Center to celebrate both the coming of the Holy Spirit on Pentecost and the 25th Anniversary of the Truckee Lutheran Presbyterian Church. Ryan McKenzie opened the worship with “A Mighty Fortress” on the bagpipes. There were […]

June Notes from 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.

Prayers for Dansalan College

by Christy Ramsey

A Call for Prayers and Sobriety for Such a Time Like This “All those gathered here will know that it is not by sword or spear that our God saves.” (1 Samuel 17:47) 1) In the wake of the senseless, violent attack against the people and ministries of the Dansalan College in the Philippines, we […]

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 […]

Pentecost Offering For Youth June 4th

by Christy Ramsey

Give toward a more promising future When you give to the Pentecost Offering, you are helping to provide opportunities for young people to grow and share their faith in Christ. 40% stays with your congregation » Develop and support programs for young people in your own church and community 25% supports Young Adult Volunteers (YAV) […]