Seattle Presbytery's Stated Clerk, Kathy Lueckert, has accepted the position of Director of Finance and Administration at Village Presbyterian Church in Prairie Village, Kansas. She and her husband, Don, will be relocating to Prairie Village in early August -- closer to family and into a new and exciting season of life and ministry. Kevin Nollette will serve as temporary Stated Clerk.
Tens of thousands of unaccompanied children are fleeing Honduras, Guatemala, and El Salvador. Many are arriving in the United States where it is expected that this nation will receive more than 60,000 children at the end of the fiscal year. The president has called the situation a humanitarian crisis. The federal agencies, Department of Homeland Security and Health and Human Services through the Office of Refugee Resettlement, are racing in a collaborative relay to answer the need. Read more...
Spend a day exploring these key texts with SPU Professor of Old Testament Dr. Frank Spina. We’ll discuss the nature of creation; God’s engaging of the created order; the nature and role of humanity; the themes of sin, judgment, and grace; the election of the ancestors; the rescuing of God’s people; and the eventful trek through the wilderness.