Assistance during staff transition

During this period between Susan Orr’s departure and the calling of an Executive Presbyter, the Transitional Leadership Council thought it was important to update the Presbytery regarding who to contact for various situations. As always, Presbytery staff is ready to...

Pastor self-care and renewal funding

In its legacy Parkminster Presbyterian Church made a bequest to the Presbytery of Genesee Valley that funds would be used to support congregations with 100 members or less.   The Grants Working Group (GWG) is developing parameters and processes for disbursing the...

April 20, 2024 Stated Presbytery Meeting Highlights

Highlights There were 92 in attendance at this in-person meeting held at Trinity Emmanuel Presbyterian Church with 16 nonparticipants who viewed the meeting via Zoom. Noted highlights: The hospitality and warmth of the Trinity Emmanuel congregation Prayers shared on...

PGV Committee Vacancies

You are the Presbytery of Genesee Valley.   This year’s slate of committee members is just about complete in anticipation of approval at the July 30 STATED Presbytery Meeting. With just a few vacancies remaining, consider how your skills and insights can...

Camp Whitman CIT & Adventure Camps

CIT Program July 21-Aug 2 This is a Counselor in Training program for students who are 16-17 and have some leadership skills and abilities.  In these two weeks students receive some coaching and mentoring on leadership and have the chance to shadow current staff in...

Public Domain Hymn Project

This project conducted by Rev. Denise D. Pass, Executive Presbyter & Acting Stated Clerk, Presbytery of Plains and Peaks, is a collection of video MP4 files of all the Public Domain hymns in the Glory to God hymnal. There are a total of 237 hymns in this category,...