Archive for December, 2012

Dealing with tragedy

Monday, December 17th, 2012

Dear Resourcing Ministries Staff and Volunteers, Words are inadequate for responding to the tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut. Please find resource links below that may be of help to you and your congregations in days ahead. May God bring the peace that passes all understanding. “In the Aftermath of Two Mass Shootings This Week” – PCUSA […]

December 11, 2012 Special Assembly

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

Members of Chicago Presbytery voted to approve a contract with a buyer of the Presbytery Camps in Saugatuck, Michigan. Many of those gathered view camping ministry as an essential component to our mission, and are looking ahead for ways to maintain an outdoor ministry. The Future Camping Ministry Team shared several such options at the […]

2013 Per capita is $30.68

Friday, December 7th, 2012

Through per capita, Presbytery of Chicago churches: Help congregations with pastoral transitions Train and support interim ministers Resolve congregational conflicts Care for ministers and Christian Educators and their families Help prepare people for service as ordained ministers You can share the 2013 Chicago Presbytery Per Capita Brochure with your congregation or read more about per capita from the PCUSA.

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