Wednesday, April 30th
Rico Tice, developer of Christianity Explored, will speak to employees of Joe Gibbs Racing at lunch, 11:30 - 12:30, followed by an evangelism workshop for pastors and leaders, 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Location: banquet room at Joe Gibbs Racing, 13415 Reese Blvd, Huntersville, NC 28078.
Pastors and leaders are invited to join us for lunch as Rico addresses the employees, then stay for the workshop. For more information, or to register, call Alan Avera at 864-630-9110. Register no later than Wednesday, April 23.
Click on the banner to register for the Sticky Teams Charlotte Conference to be held at Lake Forest - EPC churches 1/2 off regular ticket price! - click here for more information "Sticky Teams PMA Churches"
Banks Presbyterian Church - Marvin, NC
Cornerstone in Goldsboro, NC
Indian Hill Presbyterian Church
Piedmont Presbyterian Church, Calloway, VA
Riceville Valley Community Church
Riceville Valley Community church was received into the EPC on Sunday, January 12, 2014. At that service RE Steve Foster asked the Covenant Questions to the founding members and pronounced their reception into the EPC. Dr. Howard Shockley welcomed the church into the PMA. Dr. Bucky Hunsicker preached from Psalm 127. RE Frank Carter and RE Roby Wallin gave the charges to the newly ordained and installed ruling elders and the congregation. RE Ron Horgan served as chairman of the commission.
New Presbytery Staffing Structure
Commissioners to the 75th (Sept. 2013) presbytery meeting unanimously approved the new Staffing Structure.
The "GO Center" - bringing Missional Vitality to EPC Churches through Strategic Commitment to the Great Commission, by Training, Consulting, Coaching, and Assessment.
Dr. Ken Priddy, Executive Director of the GO Center lays out the vision in the video below:
Leaders of Smaller Churches
GO1 Seminar - Dr. Ken Priddy
May 10, 2014 - 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. - Register online
Sponsored by McClean & Rourk Presbyterian Churches
Cost? $10/person (covers the seminar training manual)
Lunch? The host churches are providing a barbecue lunch at $6/person
(cooked all night on sight!)
Congratulations to Grace EPC, Hampstead, NC and Pastor Bryan Slater for becoming a particular church on Sunday, March 30th!
Lake Forest (Huntersville, NC) is one church in three communities! The latest "West Lake" was launched recently with over 500 attending the first service! (Click on the images below to make them bigger).
Many thanks to Siler Presbyterian Church, Wesley Chapel, NC
for hosting the 76th PMA, January 25-26, 2014
Check out Dr. Ken Priddy's introduction to his G.O.1.X training -
"Building Your Church's Great Commission Matrix"
Presbytery - Mission Sending Agency!
Explanation on our new staffing structure from Moderator Dr. Bill Enns and Stewardship Chairman Dr. Marty Duffell in the video below:
Check out The Presbyterian Story by S. Donald Fortson, III, D.Min., Ph.D., Professor of Church History and Practical Theology, RTS Charlotte, NC - useful to elders, seminarians and church members interested in where the EPC fits into Presbyterianism in America (comes with study guide which relates Scripture to history). Click here to order.