Patricia Ann Parsons Tipton, 85, formerly of Chuckey, Tennessee, died January 12, 2023. She loved music and played the piano and organ while serving as music director and pianist at Pleasant Vale Cumberland Presbyterian Church (Presbytery of East Tennessee) in Chuckey.
About Matthew Gore
Matthew H. Gore is a British journalist, historian, popular culturist, archivist, and educator residing in Memphis, Tennessee. He is the immediate past-president of the Society of Tennessee Archivists and is best known for his book The History of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Kentucky to 1988 (2000). He has also published on a variety of topics as diverse as The Origin of Marvelman (a British superhero of the 1950s and 1960s), the relative scarcity of East German philatelics, and the biography of British pulp artist, Denis McLoughlin. He is employed by the Ministry Council of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church at the Cumberland Presbyterian Center in Memphis, Tennessee, as editor of the Cumberland Presbyterian Magazine and as publications manager. He has been associated with both Western Kentucky University, which honored him with their James H. Poteet Award, and the University of Kentucky. He also serves as editor for all Boardman Books (Memphis, Tennessee) publications.
NFL rules require caution from churches regarding this event. By David Middlebrook The National Football League has a few requirements that churches and other organizations must follow in order to host a Super Bowl party. These requirements emerged a few years ago, after a dispute arose between the NFL and a large church which wanted […]
The Missions Ministry Team is thrilled to announce the endorsement of a new Cumberland Presbyterian (CP) missionary, Rev. Kim Moore. Rev. Moore is currently the pastor of Mt. Sharon CP Church (Nashville Presbytery). Kim has completed an extensive application process and been endorsed by the Missions Ministry Team (MMT) of the Ministry Council. She will […]
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George William Walker, 58, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, known as G.W., died January 4, 2023. He was a member and elder at Silverdale Cumberland Presbyterian Church (Tennessee-Georgia Presbytery) in Chatanooga.
James Walker Woody, 92, long-time resident of Santa Fe, Tennessee, died Friday, January 13, 2023. He was a long-time member and elder of Santa Fe Cumberland Presbyterian Church (Columbia Presbytery) and a member of The Volunteers for Christ Organization.
Elizabeth Louise Marsh, 85, of Hixson, Tennessee, died January 14, 2023. She was a member of Falling Water Cumberland Presbyterian Church for 60 years and a member of Silverdale Cumberland Presbyterian Church for the last 25 years, both of Tennessee-Georgia Presbytery. She was best known as Betty.
The presentation by Cynthia Mills (President and CEO of The Leaders Haven) and the Rev. Dr. Pam Phillips-Burk (Pastoral Development Ministry Team Leader), and the Rev. Kristi Lounsbury (Director of Congregational Ministries) will share many helpful tips, tools, and insights related to transitions within the church. The presentation will premiere at 10:00 a.m. (central) via […]
This seminar will be led by the Rev. Mark Hester, a Cumberland Presbyterian minister AND a retired Investment Advisor and certified Financial Planner. He worked for many years with Raymond James Financial. In his 43 years in the financial world, he managed wealth for many and one of his special interests was taking care of […]
Katherine Pleas, elder and session clerk of Mt. Sinai Cumberland Presbyterian Church (Nashville Presbytery), died January 12, 2023.