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 […]

Pentecost Offering 2017: Investing in Our Greatest Resource

PENTECOST OFFERING: INVESTING IN OUR GREATEST RESOURCE WHEN IS THE PENTECOST OFFERING RECEIVED? The Pentecost Offering is traditionally received on the day of Pentecost. However, you can help sustain the important PC(USA) ministries and programs that are supported by the Pentecost Offering by making a gift at any time throughout the year. Donations can be made […]

Presbytery Planning Calendars Are In!

Our 2017-2018 Presbytery Planning Calendars are in! If you ordered calendars, they are available for pick-up at the Presbytery Office. Please bring a check with you (unless you pre-paid). Please email [email protected] if you have any questions Calendars are $9.50 per calendar and go from June 2017 through December 2018.

Calling All Church Singers and Choirs!

300th Anniversary Celebration Worship Service! Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church CALLING ALL CHURCH SINGERS AND CHOIRS: SING WITH THE CELEBRATION CHOIR AND VOICES OF HOPE YOUTH CHOIR Celebration Choir Rehearsals (Must attend all): Saturday 9/16 from 9-11am: Abington Presbyterian Sunday 9/24 from 3-5pm: Abington Presbyterian Friday 9/29 from 6:30-10:00pm […]

Order Your 2017-2018 Presbyterian Planning Calendars!

The Presbytery Planning Calendars are now available to order through the Presbytery office! Order Your Planning Calendars by Friday, May 5, 2017 for the 2016-2017 Presbyterian Planning Calendar.  This calendar is an invaluable resource for the whole church that includes photographs of Presbyterians living out their faith across the country and around the world. This 19-month […]