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Church Plant becomes a Particular Church!

Gateway Community EPC... A special moment at the September meeting of the Presbytery of the Alleghenies was the declaration that Gateway Community EPC had reached particular church status.  Alleghenies’ newest church is located in Slippery Rock, PA, home to the 9,000 students of ...

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Rob Hock Installed at Southport Presbyterian

Rob Hock was installed as senior pastor of Southport Presbyterian Church, Indianapolis, IN on Sunday, September 30.  Midwest Presbytery Commission Chair Erik Ohman brought the welcome, call to worship and opening prayer.  Bob Hopper, who served as interim pastor for this church for 16 ...

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Greenwood Celebrates

On Sunday, September 26, Greenwood EPC of Covington, Virginia celebrated its 152nd anniversary with a Homecoming event that featured worship, a gospel concert and a potluck lunch.  Presbytery Stated Clerk Howard Shockley and his wife Margaret represented Mid-Atlantic Presbytery and EPC ...

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Unpacking Atheism

UNPACKING ATHEISM with Lee Strobel, Mark Mittelberg and Dr.William Lane Craig is a national live simulcast from Cherry Hills Community Church on Sunday, October 14, 5-7 PM.  For more information, go to:  http://www.chcc.org/institute_unpacking_athiesm.aspx It is not live-streamed, but ...

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New City Church Launch

New City Church, a plant in downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, was launched on Sunday, September 9.  Approximately 130 participated in the first worship service, which was held at the Wyndham Grand Hotel.  Organizing Pastor Dr. Rodger Woodworth began a preaching series on Ephesians ...

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Hope-San Antonio New Building Grand Opening

Hope Church (EPC) of San Antonio, Texas celebrated the completion of their new building with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Sunday, September 9.   According to Pastor Tom Masterson the special event was a celebration and a great opportunity.  “It’s the number of ...

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Students receive backpacks from St. Andrew's Presbyterian Kirk (Bahamas)

Another article about St. Andrew's Presbyterian Kirk. This one has more details.  - http://www.thebahamasweekly.com/publish/bis-news-updates/St_Andrew_s_Kirk_McDonald_s_deliver_on_200-backpack_promise23791.shtml = = = = Posted September 4th, 2012 = = = = This last week, participants in the ...

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2012 Bartlett Hess Award - Waterbrook Community Church

On Sunday, August 25th, 2012 Stated Clerk Jeff Jeremiah presented to the congregation of Waterbrook Community Church, Logos, South Carolina the 2012 Bartlett L. Hess Award. Pastor Tom Clymer received the award on behalf of the church.  The award is named after Dr. Bartlett L. ...

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Rev. Richard Alberta's "A Christian Response to Gay Marriage"

On May 20, I worshipped at Cornerstone EPC of Brighton, MI.  That day Senior Pastor Richard Alberta preached “A Christian Response to Gay Marriage” from Mark 10.1-9.  I thought Richard did an outstanding job addressing a contentious issue in our culture.  He was ...

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Robert Sanborn, former Stated Clerk of Presbytery of the Midwest, Obituary

Robert D. Sanborn was a former Stated Clerk of the Presbytery of the Midwest.  Robert passed away on August 4, 2012. He lived in Farmington Hills, Michigan and Broomall, Pennsylvania. Robert was a former member of Ward Evangelical Presbyterian Church in Northville, Michigan and St. ...

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