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EPC Chaplain News

EPC Hospital Chaplain David Herbertson plans to retire from active ministry on May 11.  He has served as a chaplain with Gaston Hospice, Gastonia, North Carolina for ten years; and before that, served for thirty-five years as a pastor in five different congregations. David says, ...

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General Assembly Registration

32nd General Assembly and Workshop, "Celebrate!," June 19-23, 2012. With much anticipation, members of host church First Presbyterian Church, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and the staff of the General Assembly office are busy preparing for everyone who will attend the 32nd General Assembly.  We ...

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Presbytery of the Pacific Report

The Presbytery of the Pacific met February 10-11 at First EPC of Kent, Washington. Highlights of the meeting, as reported by Pacific Stated Clerk Ron Bengelink: The meeting was attended by 65 Commissioners (evenly split between Teaching Elders and Ruling Elders).  Also attending ...

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Presbytery of Florida Report

The Presbytery of Florida met February 10-11 at Church of the Lakes in Lake O Lakes, Florida.  Highlights of the meeting included: The congregation of New Hope Presbyterian Church, Ft. Myers, Florida was received from the New Wineskins/EPC Transitional Presbytery.  Having been examined ...

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Video: How to use the EPNews blog

Click the image above for a 7-minute overview of EPNews. This video explains how to filter articles by Category, Archive, and Tag. This video also explains how to subscribe to EPnews so you can get updates in your e-mail, web browser, or news ...

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Online Giving Now Available

Credit Card and Bank Transfer Giving is Now Available Online! You may set up one-time or recurring credit card or bank account transfers.  Churches or individuals can use this system for Per Member or Missionary and Benevolence gifts. On the home page at ww...

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31st General Assembly Stated Clerk's Report available

There have been numerous requests for the text of the Stated Clerk's report to the 31st General Assembly.  To download a copy of the Stated Clerk's report, click here.

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Student Ministries launches new web site

Student Ministries invites you to browse their new website:  http://www.epcstudentministries.org/ The new website hopes to better serve those who are loving, discipling and reaching junior and senior high aged students.  Here are a few features you will find on the ...

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Bartlett L. Hess Award Presented to Tunica Presbyterian Church

On Sunday, July 17, 2011, Stated Clerk Jeff Jeremiah presented to the congregation ofTunica Presbyterian Church, Tunica, Mississippi the 2011 Bartlett L. Hess Award. To celebrate the event, the congregation held a potluck after the 11 am worship service. The slideshow ...

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Another Look at the Mission Field

The working definition of a missional church that we approved at our 2008 General Assembly  states that a missional church is one "That believes that the United States has become post-Christian and is now a mission field" (emphasis added). Many of us who came of age as evangelicals in the ...

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