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...
BelPres is hosting the Willow Creek Association's annual Global Leadership Summit on Aug. 14-15. The event is inspiring, practical and applicable for leaders in all spheres of life. BelPres is offering a free/discounted rate for those who qualify. Learn more online.
What is “Faith Forming Faith” and why should I want it for my church? Every healthy congregation wants to share its greatest treasure: the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Faith Forming Faith is a lay-led process of shaping disciples of Christ and nurturing people – especially those new to the church - in a life-long journey of faith through small group study, table fellowship, and mentoring.