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Annual EPC Offering Gives Thanks to God

The 2013 denomination-wide Thanksgiving Offering will be used for Church Planting recruitment in EPC World Outreach. There is real need to recruit church planting missionaries to go to areas of the world where the church doesn’t exist. Please consider making your church a part of this annual ...

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Free Copy of Advent Devotional Guide

Rick Marcy, pastor of Faith EPC in Crivitz, WI has written an Advent devotional guide that he wants to make available as his gift to the EPC.  The guide features a daily Scripture reading, brief thought and a prayer.  There is a journal page provided for writing your thoughts for the ...

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EPC Author

Retired pastor Malcolm G. Brown has published Forever Faith and The Adventure of the Christian Life.  Both are available on Amazon.com.  The paperback edition Forever Faith costs $8.06 (kindle $4.99).  The Adventure of the Christian Life is $8.06 ...

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Nomads, Prodigals and Exiles in our Midst

Taking a Closer Look at Once Church-Going Millennial Thankfully many young adults have a growing faith and a strong connection with their church.  However, there is a growing trend that many of us have observed and recent polls by Gallop, UC-Berkley and Duke University and Barna ...

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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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