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Dr. Michael Allen appointed to Dr. D. James Kennedy Chair

EPC minister Dr. Michael Allen has recently been promoted to the position of associate professor and appointed as the Dr. D. James Kennedy Associate Professor of Systematic Theology at Knox Theological Seminary in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Dr. Luder Whitlock, Chairman of the Board and Interim ...

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Congratulations to one of our own GA staffers!

On May 19th, 2012, Kristen Uppendahl graduated Magna Cum Laude with her Masters in Divinity from Moody Theological Seminary-Michigan. In addition, Kristen was the recipient of the Faculty Award for Biblical Expository Communication. Kristen has been affiliated with the General Assembly office ...

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George Carey reappointed to Director of World Outreach

Reverend George Carey, who has served as EPC’s World Outreach Director since 2009, was appointed to a new three-year term by the Committee on Administration.  Stated Clerk Jeff Jeremiah said, “Former Director Jeff Chadwick left a huge void in World Outreach when he was called to ...

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Stated Clerk visits St. Andrews Presbytery of Argentina

One of the special opportunities the EPC enjoys fraternal relations with other national Presbyterian, Reformed and evangelical groups in the global church.  We currently enjoy relationships with the Presbyterian Church of Brazil (IPB), the Association of Reformed Churches of Kazakhstan (ARCK) ...

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“We live in darkness, you have the light” Engage 2025 Initiative

On Saturday, April 28, Alleghenies Presbytery voted to partner with EPC’s World Outreach Engage 2025 in Sierra Leone, Africa. Two unreached people groups, led by village chiefs declared, “We live in darkness, you have the light” are in the villages of Fintonia and Gbenekoro, ...

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32nd General Assembly Reminders

Now is the time to elect commissioners from your Session.  Registration for the 2012 General Assembly has begun.  Check out the following on www.epc.org/2012ga. Review Assembly information on web page Elect Ruling Elder Commissioners as soon as possible and send the Commissioner ...

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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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