- November 11- 1:00 PM Christian Education Committee, Presbytery Office
- November 13- 12:30 PM Preparation for Ministry, Presbytery Office
- November 14- 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM PMC Continuing Covenant Group, Calvin Church, Zelienople
- November 17- 630 PM Presbytery Meeting, New Bedford (look for the e-mail announcement tomorrow)
News from the Presbytery Office
Reminder from the Clerk about GA Overtures
Any proposed overtures for GA should be sent to Stated Clerk Jerry Mahaffeybefore the November 17th Presbytery Meeting.
Adam Soliz, Commissioned Lay Pastor in the Pecos Valley of New Mexico will be in our area from November 14-22. There is still some time available in Adam’s schedule – if you would like to have him speak at your church, please contact Autumn at the Presbytery Office (724-528-1610 or firstname.lastname@example.org).
Nominate a Youth Advisory Delegate for GA
Applications and information were mailed to the churches a few weeks ago to nominate YADs for the upcoming GA meeting. Copies of the application are available on the Presbytery website athttp://www.shenango.org/Publications/index.htm.
News from Our Churches
Bethel U.P. Church member Ada White celebrated her 100th Birthday on November 6, 2009. If you would like to send a belated card, her address is 48780 Heck Road, East Palestine, OH 44413.
Reunion For Pecos Valley, New Mexico Travelers
North Liberty Presbyterian Church will be hosting a reunion for everyone who has traveled to the Pecos Valley from our Presbytery on Friday evening, November 20th at 6:00 PM. There will be a potluck dinner with a “jam” session and fellowship time to follow. Contact Autumn if you would like more information.
Jazz at First
First Presbyterian Church of Sharon is pleased to host the jazz quartet “Presbybop” on Sunday, November 15, 7:00 PM. “Presbybop” will present their new CD “Psalms Without Words” at this concert, which is free and open to the public. “Presbybop” is a professional jazz quartet (www.presbybop.com) based in northeastern PA, and led by Presbyterian pastor Rev. Bill Carter. The evening will include an intermission with coffee and desserts, and an after show reception to meet the musicians. Please contact First Presbyterian Church of Sharon (724-981-2211) or visit the church’s website for more information (www.1stpcs.org).
Workshops, Conferences and Local Events
Register for the Calvin Symposium on Worship!
Registration is now open for the Calvin Symposium on Worship, January 28-30, 2010. Pam Maloney and Don and Doris Stanley reported on this continuing education event at the September meeting of Presbytery. You can check it out at http://www.calvin.edu/worship/sympos/2010/.