- August 28– 9:00 AM Steering Committee, Presbytery Office
- August 29– 9:30 AM Nominating Committee, Presbytery Office
Opportunities to Meet Ingrid Reneau
- 7:00 pm on Tuesday, August 21 at the New Wilmington Church
- 7:00 pm on Wednesday, August 22 at the Highland Church, New Castle
Both meetings will offer dessert and time to talk with Ingrid. Free and open to anyone who wishes to attend.
Don McClure Lectures at Pittsburgh Seminary
The annual McClure Lectures will feature Dr. Anne-Marie Kool, Professor of Missiology at Karoli Gaspar University of the Reformed Church in Budapest, Hungary. You are invited to these free lectures entitled, “European Churches’ Perspectives on Mission Among the Roma People” September 24-25, 2012 at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary. Lectures at 11:30 AM, 4:30 PM, and 7:30 PM on the 24th. The World Mission Initiative Dinner is at 6 PM. To make dinner reservations ($12) and for more information, contact ConEd@pts.edu or 412-924-1345.
Growing Into Tomorrow…Today – a Retirement Seminar from the Board of Pensions
November 7-8, 2012 at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary. Explore the steps you can take today to plan for your best retirement tomorrow. Register online by October 12 at http://www.pensions.org/seminars. No charge for BOP members…refreshments and lodging extra.
Render Unto Caesar: Tax Planning Seminar from the Board of Pensions
November 6, 2012 at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary. Explore clergy taxes and terms of call issues, ensuring that you are taking advantage of the available options and filing correctly for tax purposes. Register online at http://www.pensions.org/seminars. No charge for BOP members…refreshments and lodging extra.
News from the Churches
Tower Presbyterian Church hosts Harvest America Evangelistic Event
On August 26, 2012 at 6:00 PM, Tower Presbyterian Church (Grove City) will host a nationwide simulcast of the Harvest America Revival (www.harvestamerica.com). They are looking for interested instrumentalists and vocalists for the pre-simulcast worship service, as well as ushers, greeters, and counselors who will speak with people who come forward to commit or recommit their lives to Christ at the conclusion of the event. If you are interested in more information, contact Janice Good at Tower Church 724-458-7260. Read more: harvestamericainsert WHAT IS HARVEST AMERICA
Free Screening of 58: The Film at 1st New Castle
On Saturday, September 22 at 7:00 PM First Presbyterian Church in New Castle will host a screening of 58: The Film, a joint project of ten ministries including Compassion International, International Justice Mission, and World Relief. 58: The Film is inspired by God’s call in Isaiah for a true fast, one that ministers to the imprisoned, the hungry, the widow, and the homeless in their need…”it invites audiences to discover the incredible work of God through His people in our hurting world.” The screening is free to all; a free will offering will be taken for Evangelical Fellowship International. Prior to the film, the church will also host a community dinner. For more info call the church office at 724-652-7706. More info on the film is available at live58.org.
Special Worship Service
Mt. Hermon Presbyterian Church [3116 Frew Mill Road, New Castle] will host a Special Worship Service of Healing, Wholeness and Anointing on Sunday, August 2, 2012 at 3:00 pm. Individuals from across the Presbytery, as well as, members and friends of ‘the Mount’ are invited and encouraged to participate. The service will focus on the restoration of health and wellness through Word, song and anointing. If you are dealing with pain, illness of body, mind or spirit, and suffering, plan to join with those who will gather in the ‘Fellowship of Christ’ to be anointed. For additional information call Pastor Bob Loch at 330.559.7500, or the church at 724.924.2737 to leave a message.
Faith Presbyterian Church in Hermitage is looking for both an organist and a choir director. If you are interested, or know a musician who might be interested in either of the positions, please contact the church at email@example.com or 724-962-4155.
Horizons Bible Studies Available
Nancy Horn has about 44 copies of the Horizons Bible Study available for $8.80 each. Please contact her at 724-376-4441 or firstname.lastname@example.org.