Meetingsmore

Meetings

  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 Meetings
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Eventsmore

Events

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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Newsletter

The Presbytery of Sheppards and Lapsley produces an electronic newsletter twice a month. 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
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Calendar

Mark your calendars for upcoming events and meetings throughout our Presbytery.

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PS&L Searching for a Transitional Presbyter

Our General Presbyter, Jay Wilkins, will retire on December 31, 2019; thus the PS&L is in a period of transition and is engaged in a visioning and strategic planning process to determine its future. During this transitional period, we are seeking to
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The General Presbyter’s Blog

September 27, 2019 on moving ahead faithfully . . . the following was approved by the Executive Council on September 11, and will be reported at the Presbytery meeting on November 14 at Oakmont Chapel: SEPARATION ETHICS AT THE DEPARTURE
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Habitat Construction Progress

It is now week 6 of construction for the Habitat for Humanity house in Center Point, Alabama. Birmingham area churches of this Presbytery are sponsoring this house. This is the 27 th year that Birmingham Presbyterians have participated in the
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Buy a Brick Program

In December, 2019, the doors will open to the NEW Firehouse Ministries emergency shelter for the homeless. We will finally have a building that will allow us to tailor our services not only to our current population of chronically homeless
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Order Today

The Presbytery office has an abundance of 2019-2020 planning calendars and Books of Order for a discounted price of $9 each. Please email Tammy if you would like to purchase one or more today.
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You are invited

Montevallo Presbyterian Church invites you to join us in a special day of celebration: November 10, 2019 11:00 A.M. – Service of Dedication for our rebuilt sanctuary 1:30 – 3:30 P.M. – Open House 4:00 P.M. – Service of Installation
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Ways your giving makes a difference

This Presbytery is blessed with generous and faithful supporters of Christ’s mission in this region and throughout the world. We participate in that mission of the larger church through “per capita” giving and “mission” giving. The brochure below was presented
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Communities Empowered & Transformed

The Executive Council of the Presbytery has approved the creation of the Perry and Dallas County Fund. This Fund is set up to provide aid to mission work in Perry and Dallas Counties. In particular, funds will be provided to
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Presbyterian Home for Children’s Donation Center

The next collection date is Saturday, November 2, 2019. Bring your usable discards, gently used clothing, etc., to the Presbyterian Home for Children’s reception center in the rear parking lot, below the playground of Shades Valley Presbyterian Church. Volunteers will be on hand to unload your vehicle and to give you a receipt for your tax-deductible donation. The center will be open from 8 AM – 12 noon. To volunteer or for more information, email Terry Tingle.
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