The Presbytery of Sheppards and Lapsley has four stated meetings each year. Presbytery Packets are available below-left, and minutes from previous meetings are below-right. Presbytery Packets will be posted 10 days before an upcoming meeting. Upcoming Presbytery Meeting The next
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The presbytery offers a variety of events in many ministry areas throughout the year. From retreats and camps to workshops and fellowship, there is something going on all the time! Check this space regularly for presbytery sponsored events as well
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The Presbytery of Sheppards and Lapsley produces a weekly electronic newsletter. On this page you can signup to receive it and view the latest issue. Click here to sign up to receive our newsletter. Sign Up Now For Email Newsletters
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Mark your calendars for upcoming events and meetings throughout our Presbytery.  

Serving Christ in Central Alabama


2015-2016 Planning Calendars

The 2015-2016 Planning Calendars are in!!! If you would like one or more, please contact Linda Burrowes at The cost per calendar is $9.25, plus shipping, if needed. Quantities are limited so, call or email Linda today!
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New Members

Please join the Presbytery in welcoming new members: Transitional Presbyter, Jay Wilkins, Bill Carl (IPC), and Zana Free for ordination. Congratulations to Richard Brooks (Oakmont) on his retirement.

Oakmont’s 50th Anniversary Celebration

Oakmont Presbyterian Church will be 50 years old this summer. Ralls Coston has written a history of Oakmont,” The First Fifty Years.” Photos of the church from the beginning to the present are included. Also, copies of the worship bulletins,
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Task Team to Improve Communications

The Executive Council of Presbytery is putting together a task team to help coordinate and improve communications and our use of technology. We need your help to find people with the special skills in these two areas, which the Executive
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Book now available by Rev. Sandra Price

Rev. Sandra Price, a retired minster in our presbytery and volunteer for the National Presbyterian Disaster Assistance has written a book about her experiences during Katrina and the many people who came to help, including several chapters written about the people from our Presbytery. It should be available within a month. Click below for a Synopsis…

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Montreat Middle School Conference

Our presbytery is once again getting a group to go together as one large group to the Montreat Middle School Conference at Maryville College in Maryville, Tennessee. This fabulous conference that is from Wednesday July 22nd to Sunday July 26th
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Big Tent Event 2015

Big Tent 2015 – Save the date! July 30–August 1, Knoxville, TN • Experience that deep sense of community you’d expect at a national gathering of Presbyterians—a great big family reunion! Join us for a wide variety of workshops, all
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