News In Brief

Spring Orientation

Spring orientation of new ministers and ARP staff. Pictured front row (left to right): Kat Kuciemba, Elly Keuthan, Rebekah Thomas, Nancy Campbell. Second row: Jonathan Kuciemba, Zack Keuthan, Jeremiah Thomas, Alex Campbell. Back row: Watson Gunderson, Justin...

Florida Outreach Building

First Presbyterian Church of Lake Placid officially dedicated its new Genesis Center, an outreach center for the community, at 4:00 p.m. on February 28th. More than five hundred people attended the dedication service which featured music performed by the...

Chapel By the Sea

Thank you to our chapel youth for serving us some of the best chili in Florida! Earnings help send them to summer camp @ Bonclarken. Winners for 1st place were Kaia A. and Cade S., 2nd place went to Randy Bunn and 3rd place winner was Brad Miller. Congrats, and thanks...

Highlands 125th Anniversary

On Sunday, October 25, 2015 Highlands Presbyterian Church of Grayson, GA celebrated its 125th Anniversary. Members and former members were recognized for the length of time of their connection with Highlands Church (formerly First Associate Reformed Presbyterian...

One Hundred and Counting

With hymns, psalms of praise and thanksgiving, the First Presbyterian Church of Lake Wales, Florida celebrated its 100th birthday, as an ARP congregation, on June 15, 2014. On the special day there were no Sunday School classes. The entire congre- gation met in...

New Minister/Staff Orientation

New Minister/Staff Fall Orientation was held Sept. 22, 23 in Greenville, SC. Staff from each agency of General Synod gave a presentation, explaining their ministry’s mission and goals. Front Row: Rebecca Duran, John Ryoo, Jong Chul Kim, Ji Kim, Myoung Hwa Lee....

ARP Magazine’s New Assistant Editor

The ARP Magazine’s New Assistant Editor Missy Middleton grew up in Middle Tennessee and graduated from The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She is married to Stephen Middleton, also a TN native and graduate of UTK. They have four children: Ely (16), Greg (14), Mark...

Old Brick Church

 On a beautiful day in October, Catawba Presbytery opened the doors of The Old Brick Church for a Sunday afternoon service. About 175 folks joined the service including the choir from Centennial ARP Church. Dr. Barry Dagenhart opened the service. Dr. Mark Ross brought...

Letter from the Editor

A New Year, A New Look. Change is not always easy. It doesn't matter what type of change, it takes time to get use to things. This year, 2014, we have a lot of changes in the magazine. First off, Delores has retired and I am now the editor. Growing up as an ARP,...