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Everlasting Life - How God Answers Our Questions about Grief, Loss and the Promise of Heaven

David Swanson, senior pastor of First Presbyterian Church of Orlando, FL has written Everlasting Life-How God Answers Our Questions about Grief, Loss, and the Promise of Heaven.  It has just been released by the Baker Publishing Group.  David says, “I’m very hopeful for its ...

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First Presbyterian Church of Orlando Mobilizes 500 Through Serve Day

Serve Day is a mission-mobilization event, currently held twice a year at First Presbyterian Church of Orlando, FL. Over 500 individuals gathered on April 13, 2013 from the downtown congregation and community to pray and scatter to projects throughout the city. Having hosted five Serve Day ...

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FPC Jacksonville OR "Burns the Mortgage"

"It’s been a spiritual journey”. That’s how Pastor Larry Jung, of First Presbyterian Church of Jacksonville, Oregon describes the recent milestone – the early payoff of the mortgage for their church facility. Founded in 1857, the congregation began raising funds in 1996 to ...

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2013 South Sudan Medical Mission Trip - Covenant Presbyterian Church, Omaha, NE

On behalf of the Mission Team of Covenant Presbyterian Church (CPC), Omaha, NE, this Press Release is posted.  The 2013 CPC South Sudan Medical Mission Trip included a Team of 28 persons.  The mission of CPC is "to know Christ and to make Him known." (Matthew 9:35-38; Matthew ...

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Internship Praxis Program at Hope Church Richmond, VA

Praxis is a ten-month, full-time internship under the direction of Nicole Unice (Ministry Associate at Hope and speaker at the Women In Ministry Luncheon at the upcoming General Assembly) designed for young leaders who feel called into ministry in the local church. We are looking for capable, ...

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New Building set for Kirk of the Hills

Next month Kirk of the Hills in Tulsa, Oklahoma will begin construction of facilities for its Kirk Crossing church plant, which was launched two years ago.  Senior Pastor Wayne Hardy said, “We’ve wanted to plant a new church since the 1990’s but were not able to do ...

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The Little Church That Could - And Did!

One of the newest EPC churches in the Presbytery of the Alleghenies is Mount Perry Presbyterian Church in the tiny village of Mount Perry, Ohio. With just under 100 members, this church is about to build a huge addition in which to expand its evangelism events, fundraisers and provide greater ...

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ONEchurch Received

Southeast Presbytery received ONEchurch of Athens, GA, as a mission church on Saturday, February 2. Church Development Chair Larry Newman said, “We’re not working ‘outside the box’ by receiving ONEchurch; we’re throwing the box away!” Larry’s comment was ...

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Hurricane Sandy Relief Update

As winter storm Nemo hit New York and New England last weekend, Hurricane Sandy relief work continued in Brooklyn, NY.  Brooklyn Presbyterian Church, one of our newest churches has been the focus of our prayer and financial support in this work.  Thanks to your generous donations, to ...

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Hold Fast the Faith: A Devotional Commentary on the Westminster Confession

Matthew Everhard, senior pastor of Faith Evangelical Presbyterian Church in Brooksville Florida has just released his newest book entitled Hold Fast the Faith: A Devotional Commentary on the Westminster Confession of 1647 (Reformation Press, 2012). The book is designed as a devotional tool, ...

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