To AYG USA Delegation Participants from Nathan Wheeler, This breaks my heart to inform you that the Americas Youth Gathering in Medellin, Colombia has been postponed. The uncertainty around our global pandemic and the unknown around our venue, travel for participants in other countries including the United States and in consultation with our Global Cross-Cultural […]
The Ministry Council encourages Cumberland Presbyterians to review the guidelines provided recently from the Office of General Assembly and make healthy and informed decisions that will assist and promote the well-being of its congregations. In this Lenten season, congregations are creatively adapting their preparations for worship, bible studies, youth group meetings, and ministries. Questions are […]
The Synod of the Great Rivers was scheduled to be at First Cumberland Presbyterian Church of Fort Smith on Friday night April 3rd, 2020, and at Booneville Cumberland Presbyterian Church on Saturday April 4th, 2020, but has been postponed. Reported on Facebook by Booneville CPC.
On March 18, 2020, we were informed that the Spring meeting of Robert Donnell Presbytery had also been cancelled in accordance with guidelines for gatherings in the face of the Coronavirus. Presbytery does not plan to make up the meeting at a later time.
The Rev. Kriss McGowan, Tennessee-Georgia Presbytery stated clerk, reports presbytery met March 14, 2020, via Google Hangouts video call due to concerns surrounding the Coronavirus. Rev. Cliff Hudson elected moderator and Rev. Tom Clark vice moderator. A youth delegate to General Assembly was also elected. Ten persons participated in the video call; seven ministers and […]
Focus Pay attention to the tension in your body. Let go of it and any expectations to do anything other than God’s will today. Prepare yourself to hear God’s word. Read Ephesians 4:29-32 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Let no evil talk come out of your mouths, but only what is useful for building up, […]