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Webinar on Praying for Prodigals

EPC minister James Banks and his wife Cari (Peace Church, Durham, NC) will be featured guests on an RBC Ministries webinar "Praying for Prodigals" Tuesday, December 9.  James has written a book by the same title as well as Praying the Prayers of the Bible and The Lost Art of Praying ...

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EPC welcomes four new churches in November

The EPC added four new churches to its membership in November. The new churches are: Midwest Presbytery: Peace Church, Middleville, Mich. (Adam Barr, Pastor).       www.peacechurch.cc Pacific Presbytery: Christ Presbyterian Church, Boise, Idaho. (Phil Moran, ...

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Court of Appeals upholds ministers housing allowance

On November 13, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit struck down a decision by U.S. District Judge Barbara Crabb that the minister’s’ tax-exempt housing allowance is unconstitutional. Crabb had ruled in 2013 that granting such a benefit to clergy that is not available ...

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Student and College Ministries – Online Book Studies – Beginning in February 2015

The Student and College Ministries Committee is excited to offer two book studies beginning in February 2015 and running 6-8 weeks. Both studies will be led by committee members, will have discussion questions posted in a Facebook group for discussion and offer conference calls for further ...

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GIVE TO FAITH FOCUS 2014

REMEMBER TO GIVE TO FAITH FOCUS 2014 - ENDING THIS DECEMBER Faith Focus Project:  Every year we have a mission project funded through the generous gifts of our churches and some women's groups. This year our project has been to fund the special programming for our 57 women global workers and ...

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World Outreach seeks Associate Director

World Outreach is seeking an Associate Director to serve at the Livonia, Michigan office of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC). The ideal applicant would be an elder in an EPC Church, in full agreement with the EPC Essentials of Faith, have rich experience in managing teams, designing ...

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2014-15 Book of Order available to download

You may now download the new 2014-15 Edition of the Book of Order.  This bookmarked PDF edition includes the new Book of Government ratified in June 2014 as well as updates to Acts of Assembly and Rules for Assembly.  The print version is in production.  There will be an ...

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Three churches join EPC in October

The EPC added three new churches to its membership in October. The new churches are: East Presbytery:Christ Presbyterian Church, Springfield, Mass. (Tracy Andrew Johnson, Pastor).           www.christ-pres.orgLittle Britain EPC, Peach Bottom, Pa. (Thomas Milligan, ...

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Pittsburgh media highlights Memorial Park Church Ebola efforts

On November 2, the Pittsburgh (Pa.) Post-Gazette featured Memorial Park Church and its ministries to Ebola-ravaged Sierra Leone. The article also notes the EPC’s Sierra Leone Ebola Relief emergency relief offering. Dean Weaver is Lead Pastor. The full Post-Gazette story is available ...

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B. Mark Moore, charter EPC Teaching Elder, dies at 91

Benjamin Mark Moore of Aurora, Colo., one of 37 Teaching Elders to attend the EPC’s first General Assembly in 1981, died October 23 after a lengthy illness. He also served on the inaugural Missions Consultation Interim Committee. A native of Huntington, Ind., Moore served as assistant ...

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