IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR THE UPCOMING February PRESBYTERY MEETING This Presbytery meeting will be an In Person Only Meeting. Internet connections are weak so, bring your packets. Below are important details regarding registration link, and packet link. Information for ALL
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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 an electronic newsletter twice a month. On this page you can signup to receive it and view the latest issue. Click below to sign up to receive our newsletter.   View Previous Newsletters:
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Mark your calendars for upcoming events and meetings throughout our Presbytery.

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In Person Only Presbytery Meeting

Presbyters, The Presbytery of Sheppards and Lapsley will meet on Thursday, February 16, 2023, at Brown Memorial Presbyterian Church in Tuscaloosa. Due to technical limitations, this will be an “in person” only meeting. Internet connections are weak, so please download/print your
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225th General Assembly Amendments

The 225th General Assembly voted on a number of amendments to the Constitution of the Presbyteryian Church (USA), including the Book of Discipline.  The amendments will now come back to the Presbyteries for ratification.  This presbytery will vote on these
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Invitation to Dinner with Dr. Ivan Rusyn

South Highland Presbyterian Church is honored to welcome Dr. Ivan Rusyn, President of the Ukrainian Evangelical Theological Seminary in Kyiv, Ukraine on Wed. Feb. 8, 2023 to update us on the incredible courageous ministry and mission being undertaken by the
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Technology Grant Request

The Presbytery’s Technology Team has grants available for our churches that are needing help to fund any communications technology needs.  Examples of such communications include online meetings of the presbytery, Live streaming Sunday Worship, and Sunday School gatherings, to name
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Statement Denouncing Racism

Racism—the United States’ original sin—continues to divide this country, bringing harm to Black, Indigenous, People of Color (BIPOC). This stain of hatred beginning in 1492 with the marginalization of Native Americans and the enslavement of African Americans is being carried
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Project Empathy Has Been Completed!

Project Empathy, a project of the churches in the Presbytery of Sheppards and Lapsley, Presbyterian Church USA , has completed its goal of raising money to eliminate medical debt in the Black Belt. The Presbytery, in partnership with RIP Medical
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Becoming a Matthew 25 Church

Matthew 25 Presbytery We currently know of three of our churches that have become a Matthew 25 church. If you have recently become a Matthew 25 church, would you please let the Presbytery office know? You may email Tammy to
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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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