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Baker Trust: Grant for Germantown Residents and Not-for-Profits

Baker Trust: Grant for Germantown Residents and Not-for-Profits Benefiting Children, Youth, Elderly, and People with Disabilities. The Trustees of the Combined Baker Trust are pleased to report that they are now making grants from a Trust established by the philanthropist Gertrude B. Baker, as described on the next page. Before her death in 1973, Baker […]

First Presbyterian in Kensington Hosts “Won’t You Be My Neighbor” on Nov.3

The First Presbyterian Church in Kensington invites all to come out for a special neighborly afternoon! At 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 3, 2018 – they’ll be showing the hit documentary of the summer, “Won’t You Be My Neighbor”, followed by a discussion time for us to share our thoughts about the film, about the […]

PHS Volunteer Position: Front Desk Greeter at the Presbyterian Historical Society

The Presbyterian Historical Society Announces Volunteer Opportunity: Front Desk Greeter at the Presbyterian Historical Society Time commitment: You choose the day, you choose the shift! Two shifts available—8:30 am–12:30 pm or 12:30 pm–4:30 pm Closed weekends; FREE on-site parking for volunteers and visitors Be a volunteer on our team at the Presbyterian Historical Society to serve as […]

Bryn Mawr Seeks Adult Leaders for Tutoring Program

Adult leaders are urgently needed for the tutoring program at Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church. The program is held on Tuesdays from 6:45-8:00 p.m. from October through April. For more information, click here! The Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church Tutoring Program brings together 75 elementary school children from North Philadelphia and an equal number of high school […]

Disaster Response Training Opportunities Sponsored by the Synod of the Trinity

Presbyterian Disaster Assistance disaster response training, sponsored by the Synod of the Trinity and its presbyteries, will be offered by five presbyteries across the region to better serve you! Natural disasters and public violence are both a part of our current landscape. How can we respond to support and heal communities while also caring for […]

General Assembly News: Reviewing the Work of The Way Forward Commission

Way Forward Committee Tackles Controversial Reports:  Commission, PMAB clash on several proposals Mike Ferguson | General Assembly News – June 18, 2018 Click here to read the article by the General Assembly News Coverage. The General Assembly Committee on the Way Forward is moderated by our own Rev. Cynthia Jarvis (Chestnut Hill).

The 223rd GA Program Book Now Available

The 223rd General Assembly Program Book is now available to download. Click below to access the PDF: 

Meet the Candidates for Moderator/Co-Moderators for the 223rd General Assembly.

Meet the Candidates for Moderator/Co-Moderators for the 223rd General Assembly. Three ministers and two ruling elders comprise slates for June 16 election Moderator Elder Chantal D. Atnip Co-Moderators Revs. Elaina Maxim and Bertram Johnson Co-Moderators Elder Vilmarie Cintrón-Olivieri and Rev. Cindy Kohlmann    

Presbyterian Women in Philadelphia Host Annual Spring Gathering

The Presbyterian Women in Philadelphia host their Annual Spring Gathering on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at the Church on the Mall. Registration and continental breakfast begins at 9:00 am and the program begins at 10:00 am Presenting the 2018 Synod Project “Lily’s Place” Presbyterian Women will be collecting washcloths and towels for the Salvation Army’s […]

April 8, 2018 is Self-Development of People Sunday!

SELF-DEVELOPMENT OF PEOPLE SUNDAY IS APRIL 8! Click here for PCUSA resources to use on and beyond SDOP Sunday featuring a sermon by PCUSA Co-Moderator Rev. Jan Edmiston, hymns, liturgical suggestions, stories about community partners and more!  2017 Recipients: African Family Health Organization and Black Male Leadership Initiative  2018 Bulletin Insert: One Great Hour of Sharing for SDOP Sunday, […]