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Synod Shapshots

The June 2015 Synod Snapshots is available for your reading pleasure. Click here!


17th Kaleidoscope Biblical Preaching Event

Registration is now open for the 17th Synod Biblical Preaching Event, July 27 – August 2 at Ghost Ranch in Abiquiu, NM. The Rev. Dr. Joe Small will be leading our event entitled, “PROCLAIMING THE GOSPEL IN A CULTURE (AND A CHURCH) THAT THINKS IT KNOWS IT ALREADY. Click here to read the course description and Dr. Small’s vitae. To register, click here.


Come to the Waters

Presbyterian Women of the Synod of the Southwest are invited to a workshop on the 2015-2016 Horizons Bible Study, Come to the Waters, led by the author of the Bible study, Judy Fletcher. The workshop is sponsored by the Education Networking Committee of the Presbytery of Santa Fe. The workshop will be held on Friday, June 26 at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Gallup, NM, beginning at 10:00 AM.  The workshop is open to any PW in our churches. For more information, click here to view the flyer.


Job Opening in the Office of the General Assembly

The Office of the General Assembly seeks a Manager of Administration for the Office of the General Assembly to provide administrative leadership within the Office of the General Assembly in the areas of human resources, financial management and policy. The successful candidate will have significant administrative leadership experience in office operations, budget development, and personnel administration. Skills in problem solving, team building and interpersonal relations are beneficial.  This position is full-time. This job reports to the Stated Clerk of the General Assembly and pays a salary of $53,000.00 – $68,000.00 per year, plus benefits.  Relocation is provided and travel is required occasionally.  To view the position description, click here.

The application deadline is July 1, 2015.


Middle Eastern Presbyterian Fellowship

The Middle Eastern Presbyterian Fellowship is a ministry of the Presbyterian Church (USA) though Presbytery de Cristo in Tucson, AZ.  To learn more about the ministry, click here.  To financially support this ministry, click here.


Presbyterians Today

  • Animal storiesAnimal stories Presbyterians share stories of the animals that have changed their lives. When Presbyterians Today put out a call for animal stories, we received so many beautiful stories that we decid …
  • Answering the call of the wildAnswering the call of the wild Detroit-area nature center provides care for injured and orphaned wildlife. by Mary Lendzion For Dana DeBenham, it’s baby season. DeBenham is the wildlife program direct …

Presbyterians News Source

  • 815-SpanishJune 29, 2015 Oficina de la Asamblea General Gradye Parsons Secretario Permanente La Confesión de 1967 dice: La iglesia se dispersa para servir a Dios en donde quiera que se encuentren sus miembros, e …
  • Pastors on trial in Sudan await July 2 hearingJudge has the option to continue trial or drop charges June 29, 2015 The Rev. Peter Yen Reith. —Morning Star News Presbyterian News Service Tammy Warren LOUISVILLE Two South Sudanese pastors imprisone …