Entries by Susan

Executive Presbyter Nominating Committee 5 JUNE 2013

Dear Friends, On Tuesday, the Executive Presbyter Nominating Committee of the Presbytery of Philadelphia met again. Here is the latest update. As part of our gathering on June 4 we: removed from the list of potential candidates one who did not provide the required paperwork by our deadline reviewed the list of 26 candidates who have […]

WAYNE JAZZ VESPERS PRESENT “SONGS WITH MY FATHER” JUNE 16

SONGS WITH MY FATHER ♦ WAYNE HOSTS FATHER’S DAY JAZZ VESPERS WITH PROCEEDS GOING TO KIRKWOOD CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS ♦ PHILADELPHIA, PA – The Jazz Vespers music ensemble is gearing up for a special Father’s Day concert appropriately titled “Songs With My Father.” “Songs With My Father” takes place Sunday June 16, beginning at 5 pm […]

Executive Presbyter Search Committee 28 MAY 2013

Dear Friends, On Tuesday, the Executive Presbyter Nominating Committee of the Presbytery of Philadelphia met again. Here is the latest update. As part of our gathering on May 28 we: determined we still have 27 potential candidates of whom 23 have provided a Personal Information Form or resume, answers to our supplemental questions, and a statement […]

SUPPLY ORGANISTS

Supply Organists Available through the American Guild of Organists. It’ hard to find an organist! For many churches, just finding liturgical organists to handle weekly services, weddings and funerals has become difficult – especially since the numbers of younger people studying music is declining.   One solution is finding a group of supply organists who […]

Thomas M. Thomas Celebrates in Style

Celebrating 114 Years The Thomas M. Thomas Memorial Presbyterian Church celebrated its 114th Anniversary on Saturday May 25, 2013, organized by the T.M.T. Steering Committee. The Anniversary Celebration was held at the Ballrooms of Boothwyn in Boothwyn, PA. Highlights included the Entrance of Honorees as presented by Elder Tonya Warren and the T.M.T. Folk singing […]

Presby’s Inspired Life Hosts Northeast Regional Meeting

Presby’s Inspired Life Hosts Northeast Regional Presbytery Meeting The inaugural meeting of the Northeast Region of the Presbytery of Philadelphia, under the new Presbytery meeting structure, took place May 22nd at Rydal Park, a Presby’s Inspired Life community. The meeting was hosted by Presby’s Inspired Life as part of its Hospitality and Meeting Space Program […]

NORTHEAST MEETING A SUCCESS

The first meeting of the Northeast Region was held on Wednesday May 22, 2013 and by all accounts was a successful beginning as we enact our new design. Over seventy teaching and ruling elders were in attendance and through our worship and conversations we sought to discover God’s will and direction as we move forward. […]

Help Support Kirkwood Camp 2013

Dear Friends of Kirkwood Summer Camp 2013 is coming, and we already have registered over 100 youth who are excited to spend a week at Kirkwood Camp. Unfortunately, the reality of coming to camp is difficult for most of our campers without financial assistance. Every summer, Kirkwood Camp impacts the lives of our youth, as […]

We Are Moving Forward!

Dear Brothers & Sisters in Christ, Last Sunday the Church of Jesus Christ celebrated the Feast of Pentecost. We celebrated the coming of the Holy Spirit to the twelve disciples. We remembered the birth-day of the Church of Jesus Christ, not as an institution to which those scared and anxious disciples could cling, but as […]

Executive Presbyter Nominating Committee 21 MAY 2013

Dear Friends, On Tuesday, the Executive Presbyter Nominating Committee met again. Here is the latest update. As part of our gathering on May 21 we: removed from the list two candidates with whom we had made contact, but who have shown no interest in continuing the conversation determined we have 27 potential candidates of whom […]