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As a young minister, I had the rich blessing of being mentored by Richard C. Halverson. Among the many nuggets of wisdom he shared with me was, “You are wise to learn from your mistakes the first time.” He added, “You are really wise to learn from the mistakes of ...

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EPC Statement on PC(USA) Marriage Vote

We are grieved that our brothers and sisters in Christ in the PC(USA) voted to change their constitution’s definition of marriage from “a man and a woman” to “two people,” and to allow its ministers to perform same-sex marriages where it is legal. The Evangelical ...

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2014 General Assembly Preview

“Tell the Story,” taken from Romans 10.17, is the theme of the 34th General Assembly which will take place Wednesday, June 18, through Saturday, June 21, at Cedar Springs Presbyterian Church in Knoxville, TN. The Commissioner’s Handbook has been mailed to all commissioners who ...

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Greg Livingstone publishes "The Muslim World: A Presbyterian Mandate"

In his newest book, The Muslim World: A Presbyterian Mandate, veteran EPC missionary Greg Livingstone issues a challenge for Presbyterians and other Reformed believers to rededicate them­selves to their foundational calling: taking the gospel to those people and places that have no access to ...

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1500 Gather for EPC General Assembly

A record 1,500 commissioners, their families, and visitors will gather June 16-21 at Cedar Springs Presbyterian Church in Knoxville, Tennessee, for the 34th General Assembly, the annual national meeting of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church. Events begin on Tuesday, June 17, with an afternoon ...

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Register for General Assembly now - Fees double June 1

Registration If the present trend continues, there will be record attendance at the upcoming General Assembly meeting June 17-21 at Cedar Springs Presbyterian Church in Knoxville, Tennessee.  If you plan to come, be sure to complete your registration on www.epcga.org by May 31. ...

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EPC Teaching Elder Dr. Mark Jumper joins Regent University of Divinity

EPC Teaching Elder Dr. Mark Jumper has accepted a call to join the faculty of the Regent University School of Divinity in Virginia Beach, Virginia.  He will serve as an Assistant Professor of Theological and Ministerial Studies, enabling him to bring a Reformed and Presbyterian perspective to ...

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Benefit Briefs May 2014

Wellness WELLNESS REWARDS for 2014 is under way.  All Participants in the EPC Medical Plan and their covered spouses are eligible for the reward. What is the reward? A $50 Premier Choice Reward redeemable at over 200 selected retailers. What do you have to do? Simply complete the wellness ...

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Women In Ministry

WHAT BIBLE STUDIES HAVE BEEN A GOOD GROWTH TOOL FOR YOU? Let us know what the best Bible studies you have used in groups at your church to challenge your women? We would like to make a list of these for churches looking for challenging studies. Please send title and author to by June 15. GA ...

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General Assembly Meeting Reminders

General Assembly Meeting Reminders - June 17-21, 2014 - Cedar Springs Presbyterian Church, Knoxville, Tennessee Be sure to register for the 34th General Assembly meeting this month.  Fees double on June 1. Did you block more rooms at a hotel than your delegation needs?  Please ...

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