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Why would OUR church want to plant another church?

(A conversation for church leaders who want to change the world) Being the church is hard work. Jesus never said it would be easy. As you face the current challenges in your congregation, the thought of planting another church seems overwhelming. But what if church planting could bring revival ...

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Crosspointe Church facilities damaged in storm

In a storm last night [June 7] in the Dallas, Texas area, Rev. Dave Wahlstedt, Pastor of Crosspointe Church, reports that lightning struck the building that the church was using for worship and the building was destroyed.

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Dr. Michael Allen appointed to Dr. D. James Kennedy Chair

EPC minister Dr. Michael Allen has recently been promoted to the position of associate professor and appointed as the Dr. D. James Kennedy Associate Professor of Systematic Theology at Knox Theological Seminary in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Dr. Luder Whitlock, Chairman of the Board and Interim ...

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RTS Alumni & Friends Breakfast at General Assembly

Reformed Theological Seminary (RTS) Alumni and Friends are invited to attend a breakfast at 7:00 am Friday, June 22, 2012 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Baton Rouge.  No RSVP is necessary.  See the 2012 General Assembly page for details, or contact Dawn Kilgore at or ...

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Join the First Presbyterian Baton Rouge Choir at General Assembly

You are invited to join with the members of the First Presbyterian Church Chancel Choir in the singing of Ralph Vaughan Williams’ Antiphon (from Five Mystical Songs) for the June 21 7:00 p.m. worship service. The musical offering will be presented with brass and pipe organ. There will be ...

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Network Lunch Groups at General Assembly

If you are attending General Assembly, there are opportunitites for you to connect with others with similar ministry interests. Just pick up your lunch and head to the group of your choice. If you haven't signed up for a group in advance or if you've changed your mind that's fine, but please let ...

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General Assembly Preview

“Celebrate!” taken from Psalm 145.6-7 is the theme of the 32nd General Assembly, which will take place Wednesday, June 20 through Saturday, June 23 at First Presbyterian Church in Baton Rouge, LA. The Commissioner’s Handbook can be downloaded from the EPC website ...

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Pastor Ikki Soma installation at City of Refuge

Hands on!        May 30, 2012 My home church installed our new pastor barely a week ago, and a single moment from that equally joyful and weighty occasion has gripped me ever since: Pastor Ikki Soma on his knees before the gathered assembly, wearing like a mantle the hands ...

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The Lawry's Adoption Process

Scott Lawry is pastor of Grace @ Bell Road (EPC) in Montgomery, Alabama.  Scott and Rachel Lawry are the parents of four young children.  Last Christmas, they believed that God was calling them to adopt an adolescent girl from Ukraine.  They met her while she was visiting ...

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Spring Edition Globe Magazine

The Spring edition of EPC World Outreach’s “Globe Magazine” is now available online at http://epc.org/ministries/world-outreach/publications. This edition includes stories about: The newest mission field of EPC World Outreach and other information about Engage 2025-the ...

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