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Women In Ministry's Set Free Project

SET FREE PROJECT: Women In Ministry has specified The Set Free Project of working with ministries in the restoration of sexual trafficking survivors (epcwomeninministry.org). Our goal is $20,000 to go to Transitions Global (Cambodia) and The Hope House (Asheville and Charlotte, NC).  We will ...

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Hurricane Sandy Recovery Update

As post-Hurricane Sandy clean-up and recovery work in New York City continues, Resurrection-Brooklyn has gained the reputation as being one of the few organizations in the city that can “get things done,” according to Brian Steadman (photo).  Brian is directing the ...

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Response to Obamacare

Now that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) marketplaces are “live,” churches are impacted in several ways: federal subsidies, contraceptive mandate, age-based premium rates, and coverage value standards. The EPC Medical Plan has responded to each of these issues, including adding a Silver ...

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2013-2014 Book of Order Available to Download

The 2013-2014 Edition of the Book of Order is now available to download from http://www.epc.org/resources/download-epc-documents.  The document contains the entire Book of Order plus Rules for Assembly, Acts of Assembly, and Forms for Discipline, containing revisions and additions made ...

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Draft Revision - Book of Worship

The 33rd General Assembly (June 2013) received a proposed revision of the Book of Worship.  Sessions and Presbyteries will receive official notice soon asking for review and input by December 31, 2013.  The document and instructions for giving input are available at www...

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Revised Book of Government

The 33rd General Assembly (June 2013) approved a revision of the EPC Book of Government and sent it to the presbyteries as a Descending Overture. Presbyteries will be voting on whether or not to approve the Revision in their winter or spring meetings. If approved by 3/4 of the Presbyteries it will ...

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EPC Pastor Robert Hock Recognized As An Indianapolis "Angel"

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS ANNOUNCE PASTOR ROBERT HOCK AN INDIANAPOLIS "ANGEL"   The Indianapolis Colts proudly announced Pastor Robert Hock, an Indianapolis, Indiana resident, as a 2013 honoree of the Colts Anthem Angels program, presented by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield. ...

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Get To Know WO

Attention all who want to know more about EPC cross cultural church planting missions….especially invited are newly received EPC churches from the PCUSA… EPC World Outreach is conducting “Encounter World Outreach” on November 12-14 in Memphis, TN to better inform ...

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Forty-one Public Baptisms Celebrated

Chapel Hill Presbyterian in Gig Harbor, Washington recently marked 50 years as a church.  As part of their 50th “Jubilee” Celebration, Chapel Hill conducted public baptisms.  Twenty people signed up to be baptized in Gig Harbor Bay on August 18.  Assistant Pastor Larry ...

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A Prayer for Sunday

While I do my best to pray for you individually during the week, on Saturdays, I remember you collectively to the Lord as you prepare to lead your congregations in worship.  The following is the type of prayer I pray for you all: Most gracious and loving heavenly Father, I thank you for the ...

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