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 Our
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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.

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In Search of…

Springville Presbyterian is looking to purchase a used baby grand piano or electronic organ. Please contact Charlie Griffin at 205-999-4828 if you know of an availability.

Elementary Epiphany Retreat

We did not have enough children to sign up for the Veteran’s Day retreat, so we are hoping that by rescheduling it during Christmas break, we will have more children able to come. This retreat will sneak up on us
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IPC Respite Care Program

Independent Presbyterian recently began a respite care program for folks with mild to moderate dementia. It meets from 10-2, Tuesdays and Thursdays.  IPC is  seeking participants and volunteers, and are hoping you will spread the word through your church.

Attached is a digital flier with more information that can be distributed for those interested.
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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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General Presbyter Blog

Our General Presbyter continues his blog page on our website. You are encouraged to visit, read and converse with Jay. We are sure you will find interesting conversation on the blog! The blog is at the bottom of our home
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Presbyterian Home for Children’s Donation Center

The next collection date is Saturday,
December 1. 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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