Glenolden Thanksgiving Meal Ministry: Serving the Community for 24 Years

By Debbie Haddon What a success this year was for the First Presbyterian Church of Glenolden! God was good in providing everything we needed to be successful. We were able to reach out and deliver over 1200 meals to the needy, home-bound, sick, and homeless in over 38 towns. Sixty meals were given to The […]

Welcoming Our New Business Administrator 

Meet our New Business Administrator: Stephen B. King Steve comes to our presbytery with a breadth of financial background along with a commitment to mission. He brings more than thirty years of experience in the banking industry in both New York and Toronto. Most recently, he spent the last 10 years with Morgan Stanley, where […]

Rev. Ruth Faith Santana-Grace Contributes to New Book from Princeton Theological Seminary

Rev. Ruth Faith Santana-Grace contributes a narrative in Faith of Our Mothers, Living Still Faith of Our Mothers, Living Still celebrates the diverse ministry in which women are called to serve God and others. The book presents an overview of the ministry of women associated with Princeton Theological Seminary over the last two hundred years. […]

The Well, An Overnight Shelter for Women, Is In Need of Items to Open Their 2017-2018 Season

Again – We Seek to Find Words When the Words Just Can’t Reach

From the Leadership of the Presbytery of Philadelphia And so again we are thrust upon our knees crying the words of the prophet Habakkuk – How long Lord? How long shall I cry for help and you will not listen? The rhythm of our morning was framed by the news of what now has become […]

Ministry and Leadership Incubator Placements

Ministry and Leadership Incubator Placements for 2017-2018 This September, six Princeton seminarians will participate in our Ministry and Leadership Incubator. As they serve alongside the leadership of Aston, Oxford, and Newtown Square, we look forward to the new ministry possibilities that will emerge. Click here for our 2017-2018 Brochure

Business Administrator Search Committee Announces Employment Opportunity

AUGUST 3, 2017 A letter from the Moderator of the Business Administrator Search Committee of the Presbytery of Philadelphia: Friends, On August 1st, the Presbytery of Philadelphia Business Administrator Search Committee met for the first time. We have big shoes to fill as Larry Davis’ faithful tenure draws to a close at year’s end, yet […]

Summer Snapshots Week of July 24: Connecting with PCUSA Mission Co-Workers

Connecting with PCUSA Mission Co-Workers We are grateful for the varied churches in our Presbytery who recently hosted Presbyterian Mission Co-Workers. We give thanks for the many ways our congregations and ministries support the local and global witness of the church. Overbrook Valley Forge Wallingford Bryn Mawr Presbytery of Philadelphia Follow these links to visit […]

GOT PICTURES?? Summer Snapshots 2017 Is Here!

GOT PICTURES?? A Call for Pictures of Ministry Partnership! Is your church or ministry collaborating with other churches or ministries within our Presbytery? This summer, our ENEWS will feature weekly images of collaboration as we celebrate 300 years in the Greater Philadelphia region. Please send images of your shared ministry to [email protected]   Sharing our […]

Summer Video Series Curriculum

Looking for a Summer Curriculum or Video Series? Our Presbytery has developed ten short videos as part of our 300th Anniversary Celebration. Join the conversation and consider for use in your youth ministries, confirmation and new members classes, summer Sunday School, small groups, or moment for mission in worship. View Play List. A Nine-Part Video […]