Bruce was the Moderator of the Presbytery of Shenango from 1985-86 and was also a past chair of the Committee on Ministry for Huntingdon Presbytery.
Twenty pilgrims from Pennsylvania, New York and Ohio flew to Israel on Oct. 18 to visit the land of the Bible. These pilgrims were from many walks of life: high school students, pastors, retirees, doctors, massage therapists, teachers and more. With Brian Kvasnica of Jerusalem Biblical Studies Society as their guide, they spent 11 days…
“If you can’t afford a website, your church is just as accessible through Google. It’s a step toward having a website.”
“This is something we can present and nobody should have a problem with it and hopefully we can steer other people to find out more about God and Jesus and the Ten Commandments.”
The Rev. Dave Edmunds was asked to lead a worship service at Behrend College in Erie, PA, in the late 1980s. He prepared a short sermon, some music and was more-than-ready to interact with whoever walked through the doors of the Student Union Building’s auditorium that Sunday afternoon. But only one student came. Some 25…
“I hope that through all of this we will see God’s hand working and that we’ll be led by the Spirit on what we need to do as a church and how we can help.”
“We’re hoping that the college students, because the church is practically on campus, will own the space.”
Once a week from October to April, Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church opens its doors to roughly 150 students from neighboring schools. Bryn Mawr PC’s Tutoring Program matches 75 high school students from area public and private schools with 75 first- through fifth-graders from William Dick School of North Philadelphia. It’s a program that has been…
“We are thrilled to have the Synod join as a partner in addressing homelessness in our area.”
They worked under a group called Experience Mission, and they had an experience in mission.