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 […]

September 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.

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 […]

Presbytery Meets at Zephyr Point

by Christy Ramsey

Presbytery at Zephyr Point September 12-13 The Presbytery Plenary will begin on Tuesday, September 12th at 1:00 p.m. and end on Wednesday, September 13th around 1:00 p.m. The various committees will meet prior to that on September 10th through the morning of 12th as arranged by each committee Chair. Forms and more information are also […]

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 […]

Engaging Presbytery Youth

by Christy Ramsey

Renee Kelly, Director of Youth Ministries at Green Valley Presbyterian Church has been tapped by Council for Presbytery Youth Mission Coordinator. In this volunteer position she will help the Presbytery inspire and spiritually engage the youth in Nevada Presbytery. Renee has already coordinated mission trips with Presbytery youth. Be sure to welcome Renee and see […]

August 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.