The next Stated Meeting of the Presbytery of Philadelphia will be held on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at the Wallingford Presbyterian Church. Pre-Presbytery meetings and registration begin at 2:00 p.m. and the meeting begins promptly at 3:00 p.m. 

Email [email protected] to submit an excusal   Email [email protected] to request childcare


  • The Power of Partnerships: Older Adult Ministry with Rev. Sharrell Shippen, Director of Faith Based Ministry, Presby’s Inspired Life
  • Faithful Witnessing Through Faith Remembering: The Presbyterian Historical Society as a Tool for a Just and Hopeful Church with Rev. Dr. Beth  Hessel
  • Emergency Response Resource Roundup: A ‘How To’ for Church Leaders with Rev. Cynthia Betz-Bogoly

Meeting Highlights:

  • Committee and Commission Reports
  • Election of 2019 Moderator and Vice-Moderator of the Presbytery
  • Ministry on the Edges – Creative engagement Ted-Talks with Validated Ministers
  • Worship with Rev. Dr. Beth Hessel preaching
    • Our offering will be dedicated to Great Ends Grants
  • Dinner Celebration and Fellowship: In celebration of Ruth’s ministry and our partnership with her. (There will be 100 seats at $10.00 for the catered meal.)

We will be collecting non-perishable foods for Chester Eastside, Inc. 

Resources from our previous 2018 meetings:

Please click here for your meeting materials packet.

A look back…Introducing Rev. Ruth Faith Santana-Grace

Date(s) - Nov 13, 2018
2:00 pm - 6:45 pm

Wallingford Presbyterian Church