On March 18, 2020, we were informed that the Spring meeting of Hope Presbytery had also been cancelled in accordance with guidelines for gatherings in the face of the Coronavirus. We do not know if presbytery plans to reschedule.
Concern for Covid-19 prompts us to suspend our normal Denominational Center office hours. Our campus (both buildings) will be closed to the public from Monday, March 23, 2020, through Friday, April 3, 2020. However, staff will be working from home and all of our regular services to the denomination will continue as normally as possible. […]
In these days when we are anticipating extended time at home with our children and grandchildren. Many adults will be looking for activities for their families to help pass the time. This is a good opportunity to have faith conversations and explorations at home! Church educators and pastors may also be looking for resources to […]
The Presbytery of East Tennessee will not meet on April 4th; a new date will be determined after more is known about when it is safe to gather, but I am certain it will not be for at least seven more weeks. This information from the Rev. Mike Wilkinson, Ministry Council President and member of […]
The Spring Meeting of North Central Presbytery on April 3 & 4, 2020, at Georgetown CPC in Georgetown IL is canceled. Thank you. JC McDuffee, Stated Clerk, NCP
Why is prayer discussed as stewardship? Because prayer is the best gift you can give someone. Prayer is also one of the best uses of your time. Prayer takes your thoughts beyond yourself, which is a necessity for stewards. Paul wrote to the Thessalonians (2 Thessalonians 1) that “we give thanks to God always for […]
Focus Slow your breathing and become aware of the taking in and letting out of your breath. Focus on putting things aside so you will be open to what God is saying to you today. Read Jeremiah 2:4-13 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Hear the word of the Lord, O house of Jacob, and all […]