Posts tagged with ‘shooting’

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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 […]

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 […]