Wanted: Coordinator of Youth Ministry at Presbytery
Rev. Dr. Laura Mendenhall will lead this year’s clergy retreat on April 25 through 27 at Camp Allen in Navasota, Texas. Clergy and spouses are invited to “Finding Water in Dry Land” where they will have an opportunity to remember the source of living Water, to recognize when their thirst is quenched and when it is not, and to drink deeply from God’s Word. There will be time to be nourished by good food and drink, by walks in the woods, and by rest and relaxation.Register by April 17. Contact Carrie Walker for more information at 713-526-2585 or firstname.lastname@example.org.Read More
Join us as we explore Free the Captives, a faith-based, anti-human trafficking non-profit that fights the exploitation and trafficking of Houston's youth.
April 29, 2017
Webster Presbyterian Church
201 West NASA Parkway
Webster, Texas 77598
Worship Leader: Rev. Helen DeLeon
Keynote Speaker: Jim White, Free the Captives
Lunchtime Speaker: Jeff Carr, Former Director of Public Affairs and News Chief at NASA’s Johnson Space Center
Bay Area Turning Point: Please bring new shoes or socks any size, underwear, jewelry, diapers, wipes, sippy cups with lids or gift cards for Walmart, Target or Kroger.
Free the Captives: The love offering during the worship service will be designated for Free the Captives, a faith-based anti-human trafficking non-profit that fights the exploitation and trafficking of Houston’s youth.
Mental Health 101 - Equipping Faith Communities To Better Serve Those Broken By Mental Health Difficulties And Disorders
Individuals struggling with mental health problems are more likely to go to a member of the clergy before a physician or mental health provider. Do you feel equipped to serve those struggling with a mental illness?
This seminar will help you to:
RECOGNIZE the signs of mental illness,
REFER those struggling to professional care, and
RESTORE lives through the supportive community.
Thursday, June 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at The Presbytery Center at 1110 Lovett Blvd., Houston, TX 77006
This seminar will be led by Matthew S. Stanford, Ph.D. It is a FREE EVENT, and lunch will be provided at no cost.Read More
Tuesday Connect is presbytery’s weekly e-newsletter sent to all who subscribe to it. You may subscribe to it on the home page of this site. Its purpose is to build community within the presbytery by keeping our congregations and partner organizations informed in a very timely manner. Deadline is noon Mondays.
New Covenant Connections is the presbytery’s newsletter that publishes reports and articles about the mission and ministry of the presbytery and its congregations. It reaches 1,800 ministers, church professionals, elders, and presbytery committee members, as well as countless others who read it on the presbytery website. Deadline is the second Tuesday of the month before the issue date. May/June 2017 | Mar/Apr 2017 | Jan/Feb 2017 | Nov/Dec 2016 | Sept/Oct 2016 | July/August 2016 Postlude is publication published after each presbytery meeting and sent to all Commissioners at the meeting, all pastors, and all clerks of session. Its purpose is to help Commissioners report to their session what occurred at the presbytery meeting.
May/June 2017 | Mar/Apr 2017 | Jan/Feb 2017 | Nov/Dec 2016 | Sept/Oct 2016 | July/August 2016 Postlude is publication published after each presbytery meeting and sent to all Commissioners at the meeting, all pastors, and all clerks of session. Its purpose is to help Commissioners report to their session what occurred at the presbytery meeting.
Postlude is publication published after each presbytery meeting and sent to all Commissioners at the meeting, all pastors, and all clerks of session. Its purpose is to help Commissioners report to their session what occurred at the presbytery meeting.Read More
At the March 18, 2017, Stated Presbytery Meeting, Rev. David Green, 2017 Moderator of the Presbytery of New Covenant and Pastor at First PC in Conroe, rolled out the theme for the year:
THE WORK OF THE CHURCH -- PREACHING, TEACHING, PASTORAL CARE
In line with the theme, David asked attendees to write down stories about something good happening in the life of their congregations. The stories were available to pick up after the meeting. A compilation of them may be found here!
The individual will serve as an advisor and facilitator for the Presbyterian Youth Connection Council and will take the lead responsibility for the annual youth rally, Conclave weekend retreats, mission and fellowship opportunities for youth groups throughout the year, and the ongoing functions of the presbytery Youth Council.
The individual will spend time developing relationships with those serving on the council and with those working with youth in our congregations.
Every third year (2019, 2022, etc.) this individual will take the lead in organizing the Triennium delegation for the Presbytery of New Covenant.
It is expected that this individual will work in a cross-disciplinary fashion and will work collaboratively, cooperatively, and collegially with other staff members.
If you are interested, please send resume to Rev. Jackie Hannan, Moderator of the Personnel Committee, at email@example.com. Applications will be accepted through May 31, 2017. Interviews will begin in June.Read More
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