First Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 7702 Indiana Ave., Lubbock, Texas, 79423, will open for their 19th annual pumpkin patch Saturday, September 25, 2021, and will be open through October 31. The hours are Monday through Friday from 3:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Sunday from 12:30 p.m. – 7:30 […]
News briefs from around the Cumberland Presbyterian Church and the Cumberland Presbyterian Church in America.
Joseph William Hart, Jr., 82, of Longview, Texas, commonly known as Joe, died September 12, 2021. He was an elder of New Journey Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Longview (Trinity Presbytery). A surveyor by trade, Joe served in the US Air Force from 1959 to 1963.
Robert Donnell Presbytery met Saturday, September 18, 2021, in stated fall meeting at 10:00 AM at the Scottsboro Cumberland Presbyterian Church, in Scottsboro, Alabama. Presbytery welcomed the Reverend Edward Soule, who supplies the Big Cove Church and the Reverend Gary Tubb, Arkansas Presbytery. The Reverend Brian Tanck was elected Moderator and the Reverend Matthew Ingram […]
John Richard Woods, 83, of McMinnville, Tennessee, died September 13, 2021. He was lifelong member and longtime elder at Liberty Cumberland Presbyterian Church (Murfreesboro Presbytery). Richard, born May 11, 1938, was a retired dairy farmer and former President of Warren County Farmers Mutual Insurance company.
The First Presbyterian Church in Granbury, Texas, will celebrate 125 years of their building through the fall of 2021. Although the church was founded in 1879, the building which is still in use was built in 1896. The church points out in their online history they were founded as a Cumberland Presbyterian Church and went […]
The Reverend William Yeung of Edinburgh, Scotland, a Cumberland Presbyterian minister from Hong Kong, died on September 15, 2021, of COVID-19. William was leading Cumberland Presbyterian exploration initiatives in the United Kingdom. He pastored a group in Edinburgh and had just started a new group in Glasgow, Scotland. Timothy Yeung stated his father was very […]
Memphis Theological Seminary is excited to announce the start of a new series of online offerings. Following the success of Sunday Morning Seminary, a series of short virtual classes offered at no cost to the public on Zoom, we have developed Pulpit & Pew: Seminary for Everyone. Pulpit & Pew offers full-length recorded lectures on […]
Dear Friends in Mission, Most of you know of the floods in Waverly, TN a few weeks ago. As of now, they are still in the clean up stage of recovery, Within a couple of weeks they will have their rebuild & recovery committee up and making plans. The director of the work there is […]
The Reverend Dudley Wayne Condron, 96, died September 14, 2021. He was born October 6, 1925, in Wagoner, Oklahoma, to William Cecil Condron and Ada Nevada Davidson, a Cumberland Presbyterian family. His parents were grocers and his father a part-time farmer. The Reverend O.N. Baucom baptized Dudley October 30, 1925, at the First Cumberland Presbyterian […]
The Missions Ministry Team is now accepting applications for the position of Director of Ministry with Women. If you are interested in learning more or applying, please utilize the following links: Director of Ministry with Women – Official Job Announcement Director of Ministry with Women – Job Description Director of Ministry with Women – Application […]