Canyon Creek Presbyterian Church seeks an Assistant to the Associate Pastor. Click here for job description and contact information.

 

Registration extended to March 5 The Texas Conference of Churches in partnership with the Brite Divinity School presents the Rev. Carol Howard Merritt who will discuss her new book, Reframing Hope on Thursday, March 14, at Brite Divinity School in Fort Worth. Registration for the event has been extended to Tuesday, March 5. The registration fee […]

 

On January 26, Grace Presbytery held an orientation and training for all persons serving on presbytery structures and new pastors to Grace Presbytery. Ruling Elder Paul Williams (Hurst, St. Philip), serving on the Presbytery Council, gave an overview of the structure, work, and ministry of Grace Presbytery. The video below is his presentation.  

 

On the its second day of meeting, Grace Presbytery approved 17 of 19 amendments from last summer’s 220th General Assembly. The votes totals for each amendment is below.   Item # Description Y N A 12-1 Amending Heidelberg Catechism in The Book of Confessions 183 23 3 The Book of Order 12-A Business Proper to […]

 

by Tom Riggs Director of Youth Ministries and Outreach First Presbyterian Church, Grapevine On Ash Wednesday, February 13, First Presbyterian Church of Grapevine and Abiding Grace Lutheran Church of Southlake will be offering “Ashes to Go,” a new approach to a centuries-old Christian tradition, around lunchtime at Southlake Town Square. First Presbyterian Church of Grapevine […]

 

Update: February 13, 2013 We regret to announce Eleanor Doty will not be joining the Grace Presbytery staff. She has decided to stay with her current employer and we wish her the very best.

 

The Board of Pensions sent out an email today announcing that the Healthcare Committee has postponed providing a recommendation to the Board of Directors for the 2014 Medical Dues. Below is the text of the email: “Voices from throughout the Church have been responding to communications by the Board of Pensions about a potential restructuring […]

 

One of Grace Presbytery’s congregations, Main Street Presbyterian Church in Honey Grove, lost its church building. Late Saturday night, the church burned completely to ground and is a total loss. Jan DeVries, General Presbyter, posted the news on her Facebook page as well as email communication with members of Presbytery Council, Committee on Ministry, and […]

 

Hello Grace Presbytery colleagues, This year, our commitment to you is to strengthen the communication between the Presbytery Council and presbytery. We are beginning that by telling you about some particular highlights of the upcoming meeting in more detail than simply presenting a docket. (The docket will still be posted with materials approximately a week […]

 

Youth attending Grace Presbytery’s Senior High Youth Connections (SHYC) at Austin College learned about URACOG. Keynoter Karl Travis, pastor at First Presbyterian Church, Fort Worth, explained that “URACOG” is a text that he sends to his kids at least once a week that means “You are a child of God”. In his keynotes and in […]