Monthly Archives: August 2017

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Five presbyteries receive Abundance Grants from Synod of the Trinity

Posted August 31, 2017

The Abundance Grant is a new grant recognizing and honoring the region’s continuing participation in world mission.

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‘This is not a museum.’ Old Stone Church 221 years young.

Posted August 21, 2017

“You walk in and you have a sense of the generations who have come before.”

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Mission work in Dominican Republic focus of annual New Wilmington Mission Conference trip

Posted August 21, 2017

“We are happy to be back, but also extremely sad to have left the Republica Dominicana. We had a wonderful time and made many memories that will not soon be forgotten.”

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Student Study Grant helps pastor explore Theology of Missional Congregations

Posted August 11, 2017

“I realized that despite the weaknesses of my church, we were strong in other ways and that this strength was our currency in moving God’s Kingdom forward in our communities of operation, as well as within our presbytery.”

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Concord Church mission trip offers ‘different point of view’

Posted August 3, 2017

“Ministry/missions became something that they could do. There was much emphasis placed during the week on teenage participation and not just completing a task.”

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Sudan crisis focus of talks at New Wilmington Mission Conference

Posted August 2, 2017

The talks focused on the human tragedy that is occurring in these northern African countries.

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For Helen Cochrane, it’s been ‘A Serendipitous Life’

Posted August 1, 2017

“My whole life has been serendipitous. God is present in that, and I wanted to show a way that God is present in the whole process of getting women ordained.”

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First Church of Lancaster gearing up for SENT, Backyard Missions programs

Posted August 4, 2017

The First Presbyterian Church of Lancaster, PA, will hold two unique programs in the coming months.

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