Use this text in your blog or church newsletter to introduce the Pentecost Offering to your congregation.
Use the attached sample Pastor’s letter for your church newsletters, blogs and other promotion leading up to the 2019 Pentecost Offering.
Download a map of downtown Pittsburgh, hotels and other Assembly locations for the 220th General Assembly (2012).
The 220th General Assembly will convene with worship at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 30, and adjourn no later than noon on Saturday, July7. Some important events precede the official start of the assembly: on Saturday morning, commissioners and advisory delegates are invited take part in Riverside Conversations - a debate-free time to begin conversing about some of the topics before the assembly.
The proposed docket includes more information on the official assembly meetings.
The assembly schedule will include many other optional events and meals sponsored by various entities and organizations. These can be good ways to learn about church …
Approved By The 221st General Assembly (2014)
Approval of Belhar requires 114 affirmative votes; all other amendments require 86 affirmative votes
This is a downloadable .PDF of the complete printed program book. All content in this document is available in the Guidebook Event App.
If the presbytery votes on amendments at more than one meeting, you may wait until all votes have been completed and report once, or report after each presbytery meeting—simply copy the form and transmit the votes after each meeting.
The deadline for reporting presbytery votes is June 25, 2017. However, in order to make changes and publish the 2017–19 Book of Order in a timely manner, receipt of votes prior to this deadline would be appreciated.
The Committee on the Office of the General Assembly (COGA) approved the proposed docket of the 225th General Assembly (2022) on April 16, 2021. Planning for GA225 is underway. Details can be found at https://ga-pcusa.org/.
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