Help the Philippines

Help the Philippines

Any individuals or congregations wishing to make contributions for relief efforts in the wake of the typhoon that devastated  the Philippines may send donations to General Synod’s Good Samaritan Fund, One Cleveland Street, Greenville, SC 29601.  Donations will be...

Pray for Moderator Kingswood’s Son

Please pray for Moderator Jeff Kingswood’s son. As some of you already know our 15 year old son, Philip, was burned in a house fire yesterday.  He received 3rd degree burns when a fry pan of oil ignited and set the kitchen on fire.  Philip was injured trying to put...
Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, I was awarded the Eagle Scout badge Nov. 1, 1962. In those days, we did not have a lot of equipment but enjoyed the many benefits that Scouting had to offer. It continues to be a guiding influence for me to this day. I am saddened deeply that the Boy...

Catawba Presbytery 2013 Summer Highlights

Granted honorable retirement to Sinclair B. Ferguson effective July 31, 2013, and presented him a Certificate of Appreciation. Granted honorable retirement to J. Allen Derrick effective October 31, 2013, and pre- sented him a Certificate of Appreciation. Received Mark...

Second Presbytery Summer 2013 Highlights

Heard the report of a special committee to investigate the challenges and opportuni- ties in receiving ethnic congregations. • Approved the recommendation that New Days Korean Church (Atlanta) follow the procedure outlined in the special committee report in seeking...

First Presbytery Summer 2013 Highlights

A tribute to Ruling Elder Charles B. Todd, former Moderator of Synod, was approved. • Alan Gay was approved as associate minister for Ballantyne Church: he preached, was examined, and accepted a call. • Accepted the Covenant Reformed Church, West Jefferson, NC, into...