Register for the Spring 2017 Pastor Retreat

“Lord, Teach Us To Pray”  with Rev. Jen Haddox Director of Global Engagement for ECO: A Covenant Order of Evangelical Presbyterians How can we develop a prayer life with the demands of serving in ministry?  Jesus often took time away to pray.  In the gospel of Luke the disciples observe this and ask, “Lord, teach usContinue reading “Register for the Spring 2017 Pastor Retreat”

Official Call to the February 28, 2017 Stated Meeting of the Presbytery of Shenango

The next stated meeting of Shenango Presbytery will be held on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at Westminster College in New Wilmington, PA.   This meeting will take place in Wallace Memorial Chapel.  Click here for a map and driving directions. Important Items Before Presbytery Include: Reading of the 2016 Necrology Report Update on the PresbyteryContinue reading “Official Call to the February 28, 2017 Stated Meeting of the Presbytery of Shenango”

Annual Reports

It’s time for Annual Reports again!   The GA online statistical program is located at http://oga.pcusa.org/stats.  Clerks will use the same “user name” and “password” as they have used the past few years.  Please note the the password should contain an “!” and is case-sensitive.  The deadline for entering your statistical information is February 16, 2017 atContinue reading “Annual Reports”

LeaderFest 2017

Shenango Presbytery’s Annual LeaderFest Saturday, January 14, 2017 8:30 am-1:30 pm Westminster College and New Wilmington Presbyterian Church   All leaders in the church are welcome to join us as we hear keynoter Byron Borger speak to us about “Seeking the Peace of the City (or Small Town): Living in Hope with God’s Heart for Western Pennsylvania”.Continue reading “LeaderFest 2017”

eLink News – EXTRA!

              Two items related to our November 29 stated presbytery meeting at First Presbyterian Church, New Castle:   WMI OFFERING Our Coordinating Council has approved another mission offering for this presbytery meeting, in honor of Rev. Dr. Hunter Farrell’s appointment to serve as the new director of World Mission Initiative asContinue reading “eLink News – EXTRA!”

Official Call to the September 27, 2016 Stated Meeting of Shenango Presbytery

The next stated meeting of Shenango Presbytery will be held on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at Camp Crestfield in Slippery Rock.   Reminders: This is a shared evening with Ruling and Teaching Elders from Beaver-Butler presbytery, to our south.  We’ll fellowship, worship, and share the Lord’s Supper together, but we will hold separate 60 minute business meetings.Continue reading “Official Call to the September 27, 2016 Stated Meeting of Shenango Presbytery”

eLink News – EXTRA!

EGYPTIANS AT SANDY LAKE TONIGHT Seven young Christian leaders from the Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Egypt (Synod of the Nile) are here in the States on a 17 day study tour of the Presbyterian Church USA. Between Sept. 6- 23 they will journey from Louisville to Philadelphia. A vision shared both by World Mission andContinue reading “eLink News – EXTRA!”

South Sudan Matching Challenge

Two elders in one of our congregations have challenged our presbytery to match their $20,000 mission gift by September 27 for immediate food relief in South Sudan through our mission partners.   BACKGROUND   Many folks are aware that Shenango Presbytery has a 20+ year partnership with Presbyterians in Sudan and now South Sudan, andContinue reading “South Sudan Matching Challenge”

Myers-Briggs and Leadership in the Church

Come join the presbytery’s Christian Education Committee and discover the unique personality and gifts that God has given to you and how you are called and equipped to use those gifts to serve the Lord more effectively. Sunday, October 2, 2016 2:00-5:30 pm Faith Presbyterian Church, Hermitage, PA Cost: $8/person (includes a personality assessment andContinue reading “Myers-Briggs and Leadership in the Church”