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Hurricane Sandy Disaster Relief

Hurricane Sandy has produced death and destruction from the Caribbean up the USA eastern seaboard.  It might be days before power is restored and hurting people can be helped.  Donations to the EPC Emergency Relief Fund will go to relief efforts coordinated by EPC churches and ...

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Donating Made Easier

Mobile giving pages are here - Online donating is made easier!  Through the EPC website, using the regular Donate Today button, individuals using their mobile device will be securely directed to a sleek and simple mobile giving page.  Mobile giving boasts the ...

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Church Planters Team

Led by Tom Ricks, the Church Planters Team met in Huntersville, North Carolina on September 19-20.  The purpose of the meeting was to follow-up on church planting developments since the 2012 General Assembly in June and to continue building a “culture of church planting” in ...

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MVC and Ministerial Chairs

Members of the Ministerial Vocations Committee (MVC) and Presbytery Ministerial Committee Chairs met together in the General Assembly office on Monday, September 10.  As MVC addresses ministerial issues at the national level and Presbytery Ministerial Committee Chairs at the presbytery level, ...

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EPC Denominational Headquarters seeks CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

The EPC Office of the General Assembly is searching for a Chief Operating Officer (COO). The COO will direct and oversee business and operation functions of the General Assembly office in a manner that supports and strengthens the goals and strategies of the EPC. The COO will lead staff ...

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Great Plains Presbytery

An organizational planning meeting for a potential Great Plains Presbytery will take place on Friday, October 26.  To date, leaders from eleven of the churches that would make up the new presbytery have indicated they will come to the meeting.  Former Moderator and current Committee on ...

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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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Descending Overtures Sent to Presbyteries

The 32nd General Assembly (2012) approved six amendments to the Book of Order.  Those armendments have been sent to the Presbyteries as Descending Overtures and are available electronically at www.epc.org/2012GA-Documents.  The Descending Overtures will be distributed as information at ...

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Input Wanted on Proposed Revision to the Book of Government

The 32nd General Assembly (2012) received the first draft of a proposed revision to the Book of Government and instructed that it be sent to Sessions and Presbyteries for study and comment by December 31. A hard copy was mailed to Clerks of Session the week of Aug. 20, 2012 and made available ...

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Susan Nash Appointed as Interim Women In Ministry Director

The Office of the Stated Clerk is pleased to announce the appointment of Susan Nash as Interim Director of Women In Ministry.  Susan will begin her responsibilities October 1, 2012 following current Women In Ministry Director Jacky Gatliff who is leaving to take a call as an Associate Pastor ...

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