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Movement Day

Brian Steadman and Chris Hildebrandt from Resurrection Brooklyn Presbyterian Church EPC in Brooklyn, NY joined Dave Robinson along with Richard Kidd of Mid-Atlantic Presbytery and EPC Stated Clerk Jeff Jeremiah. Photo (left to right):  Dave Robinson, Jeff Jeremiah, Brian ...

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Daylight Savings Time Change November 3rd

Remind your congregations this weekend that Daylight Savings Time changes next weekend November 3rd.

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We Need Your Input

The 2013 General Assembly directed Moderator Bill Dudley (photo) to appoint an interim committee to examine the preparation of and requirements for those seeking ordination as teaching elders in the EPC. The following were appointed by Bill: Luder Whitlock (Florida), Rob Norris (East), Mark ...

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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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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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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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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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EPC Medical Benefit Plan Update

EPC Stated Clerk Jeff Jeremiah provides and update from the Board of Benefits and the Committee On Administration about the EPC Medical Benefits Plan. Having taken responsibility for making necessary changes to our Medical Plan, the Committee on Administration has also committed to ...

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EPC Medical Plan Premiums Reduced For Many In 2014

Premium rates for all participants in the 2014 Medical Plan will decrease or be equal to current rates. Early this week, the Committee on Administration approved the Board of Benefits proposal to set premium rates based on participant’s age, as follows: For those less than 40 years old, ...

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