Preliminary minutes and committee reports can be found on the General Assembly website: www.cumberland.org Assembly opened 9:30 by the Reverend Duawn Mearns. Missions Ministry Team proceeded to commission missionaries. In a heartfelt address urging unity and civility, the Rev. Mearns resigned as moderator of this meeting. Newly elected Moderator the Reverend Mike Wilkinson took […]
2022:06:25: Attendees at General Assembly were informed on Wednesday morning that a commissioner had tested positive for COVID-19. The office of the General Assembly urged the use of masks for the duration of the meeting. While some commissioners complied, many did not. Since the original announcement, several other persons, including attendees of CPWM Convention, organizational […]
The Reverend Duawn Mearns, Moderator of the General Assembly, convened the 191st Assembly at approximately 2:00 PM Mountain Time. The 190th General Assembly tasked the Office of the General Assembly with smoothing the transition between moderators as had been recommended by the Committee on Stewardship/Elected Officers/OUO to which had been referred the Report of the […]
Not having met over the course of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Cumberland Presbyterian Church in America will hold their 145th General Assembly July 10 through July 14, 2022, hosted by Huntsville Presbytery, at the Embassy Suites Hotel, 800 Monroe Street SW, Huntsville, Alabama 35801.
You are invited to a joint banquet hosted by Memphis Theological Seminary, Bethel University, and Cumberland Youth & Family Services at this year’s General Assembly. The event will be held on Wednesday, June 22 at 5:30pm in the La Ventana Ballroom. Thanks to the generosity of an anonymous donor, there is no cost for the […]
In a called meeting held May 7, 2022, the Presbytery of East Tennessee endorsed the Reverend Michael Wilkinson as a candidate for moderator of the 191st General Assembly of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
2022 CPWM Convention Registration is LIVE! Ready for Convention in Albuquerque? Who wants to know what the new theme is? Well, here you go! The theme is Revive Us Again! Based on Psalm 85:6, “Will you not revive us again, that your people may rejoice in you?” Registration is now LIVE!!!! Share with your friends! […]
The business of the 190th General Assembly moved rapidly on Thursday, July 1, 2021. Preliminary Minutes with board and agency reports as well as General Assembly committee commentary on those reports are on the web site of the Office of the General Assembly. https://www.cumberland.org/gao/ Report of the Committee on the Ministry Council adopted without comment […]
Remaining committee work concluded. Many participants used free time to explore the host city. Business opens 9:30 AM Eastern time on Thursday, July 1, 2021.
Today was filled with committee meetings and hallway politics so there is not a great deal to report except that all committees did apparently finish their work in a timely manner. Any remaining committee work will conclude on Wednesday. Many attendees take the opportunity to explore the host city.