Presbytery and synod news
June 27, 2014
LEXINGTON, S.C. — Trinity Presbytery has several upcoming events:
- Swords to Plowshares: Peacemaking as Mission Abroad and At Home, Aug. 15-16 at Spring Valley Presbyterian Church. Featuring Shelvis and Nancy Smith-Mather, PC(USA) mission co-workers to South Sudan. For more information: tripeace.wordpress.com
- Trinity Fest Light, Aug. 23 at Seven Oaks Presbyterian Church. Click herefor more information and a link to registration.
- Fall Adult Retreat, Sept. 25-27 at Fellowship Camp & Conference Center. Registration and more information coming soon.
- Minister and Educators’ Retreat, Nov. 10-12 in Montreat, N.C. Click here for informational flyer.
PEORIA, Ill. — The Presbytery of Great Rivers is hosting Bloom Where You Are Planted Oct. 17-18. Featuring preaching and workshops, the event is a chance to reflect with others seeking to respond to God’s call to bring hope.
ST. PAUL, Minn. — The Synod of Lakes and Prairies encourages new pastors to attend “Let’s Get Real: A Workshop for New Pastors” Aug. 19-21 at the Lakeshore Center on Okoboji near Milford, Iowa.
Mark Sundby, executive director of North Central Ministry Development Center in New Brighton, Minnesota, will lead the event. New pastors are defined as those who have served five years or less. Details about the event can be found in the Lakeshore Center’s June 6 newsletter.
ANCHORAGE, Ala. — The Presbytery of Yukon has several upcoming events: