Expectation of Commissioners and Advisory Delegates for the 225th General Assembly (2022).
(As of 05/26/21)
This is a listing of the number of commissioners representing each presbytery for the 225th General Assembly (2022).
The document must be completed by the parent/legal guardian of a minor (who will be under the age of 18 on June 17, 2022) who is elected to be a Young Adult Advisory Delegate to the General Assembly. It must be notarized, and submitted to the stated clerk of the presbytery to be forwarded to the Office of the General Assembly at the time the presbytery reports the name of the elected delegate.
The Manual for the 225th General Assembly (2022) includes:
(as of May 26, 2021)
Throughout their lives, children can experience many kinds of loss – the death of family members, friends, or pets; the loss of home in a move, the loss of familiarity and certainty that comes when a loved one receives a diagnosis, and others. This Compass Points resource provides some Biblical resources, information to help you recognize and understand grief in children, and suggestions on supporting grieving children.
This Resource Roadmap is a list with books, media links, and activities for children, families and faith communities to assist in supporting grieving children.
When a child experiences a loss, they often experience a wide range of emotions, which can be overwhelming and confusing. Children may struggle to name their emotions, and may express them in many ways, from acting out, to playing, to music or arts, to talking about it. This Quicksheet includes two activities that you can do with your children or the children in your congregation in order to talk about support systems.
As churches return to in-person gatherings, leaders are seeking to decide how(or whether)to begin, discontinue, adapt, or expand their online ministry. This resource provides questions for reflection and discussion as you discern next steps, along with a range of options for hybrid ministry.