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This Week:

June 12- 1:30 PM Evangelism Committee, Presbytery Office
1:30 PM Sudan Team,  New Wilmington PC
June 14-21 General Assembly, Detroit, MI
June 17- 7:00 PM Committee on Ministry, Neshannock, NW

General Assembly

If you are planning to attend any portion of the General Assembly meeting in Detroit, please let our Executive Presbyter know by emailing at ralph@shenango.org.  He will be in Detroit for the entire week, and would like to connect with as many Shenango members as possible.

GA Commissioners

Please keep our General Assembly Commissioners in your prayers through the coming week:

  • Rev. Jim Latta (Faith)
  • Rev. Chris Weichman (Clen-Moore)
  • Elder Frank Stratiff (Hillside)
  • Elder Tom Wilson (Lebanon)
  • YAD Matt Pherson (3rd New Castle)
  • TSAD Addie Domske (New Wilmington)

Pulpit Supply Available

Bud Green is feeling great and would love the opportunity to preach for you this summer.  Please contact Bud at revbud2@comcast.net or 724-654-1513 (home) or 724-714-8645 (cell).

Pentecost Sunday Worship

Six Shenango churches in the New Castle area shared worship together in celebration of Pentecost Sunday.  Pictured here are the New Castle pastors before and after the service.  Churches involved were Northminster, Highland, First, Third, Shenango, and Clen-Moore.  A blessed morning was enjoyed by all.

Pentecost Sunday 2014






Pentecost Sunday 2014 2






Perspectives Course

Perspectives on the World Christian Movement will be coming to Grove City College on Tuesdays from September 9 – December 9 from 6:30 – 9:30 PM.  Learn from a different Christian expert each week as they help you explore God’s kingdom from Biblical, Historical, Cultural, and Strategic perspectives.  Get more details at www.perspectives.org or contact Pam Pope Courtney at mail@dcourtney.net or 724-748-3217 for more information.

News from the Churches

Summer Rummage Sale

Trinity Presbyterian Church in Mercer will be holding a summer rummage sale on Friday, June 13 from 8 AM – 4 PM, and Saturday, June 14 from 8 AM – NOON.  Saturday is 1/2 off day with clothing $1/bag.  Proceeds to support missions in Niger and Jordan.

Organist/Accompanist Wanted

1st Presbyterian Church of Sharpsville is in need of an organist/accompanist to work with their music director in providing musical worship for services and possibly some extra events.  Position opens at the end of summer.  Please send inquiries to: Carol Scholl, Personnel Committee Chairperson, First Presbyterian Church, 603 Ridge Avenue, Sharpsville, PA  16150.

Treasurer’s Position Available Immediately

Mahoning Presbyterian Church is posting a part-time treasurer’s position – available immediately.  Applicant needs to be computer proficient, possess basic accounting knowledge, have ability to handle payroll transactions, be proficient inExcel, be able to prepare understandable financial reports, and be capable of learning a new software package.  Salary is $200 per month.  Applicant will be required to pass a security clearance and be approved by the Session.  Interested applicants should send a resume to Virginia Phillips, Box 58, Edinburg, PA 16116 or send a digital copy to phillips@cis.ysu.

Secretary Wanted

Hillside Presbyterian Church of Greenville is seeking applicants for a part-time secretary, with a starting date of 9/8/2014.  The position would require the applicant to work four hours, M-F.  Applicant should be proficient with computers and have communication and interpersonal skills, and secretarial experience is preferred, but not required.  Salary is commensurate with experience.  Interested applicants should send a resume to HillsidePersonnel@gmail.com.

Published by shenangopresby

The Presbytery of Shenango serves 49 churches in Mercer and Lawrence Counties of western Pennsylvania.

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