Archive for August, 2011

Election of Interim Associate Executive Presbyter

Thursday, August 18th, 2011

To: Ministers of Word and Sacrament, Presbytery Assembly Commissioners, Commissions on Ministry and Preparation for Ministry, Other Leaders From: Rev. Tom Brown, Moderator of Presbytery Coordinating Commission(formerly Presbytery Council) Rev. Bob Reynolds, Executive Presbyter Subject: Election of Interim Associate Executive Presbyter for Ministry (IAEPM) Date: August 10, 2011 Cc: Rev. Dr. Janice L. Edmiston We […]

What is a commissioner?

Tuesday, August 9th, 2011

There were 712 elected Commissioners to the 219th General Assembly in 2010. Half of the commissioners are ministers of the word and sacrament (teaching elders), while the other half are elders (ruling elders). Commissioners are elected by the presbyteries, with each presbytery allotted a proportional number of commissioners to their size. You may be surprised […]

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