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Announcements & News
Two positons are open in Sierra Blanca Presbytery
1. STATED CLERK
2. COMMUNICATIONS ADMINISTRATOR/ADMIN. ASSIST.
Employment opportunites will be advertised from 10/22/2014 to 11/24/2014.
Resumes to be submitted via postal mail or e-mail.
GO TO "DIRECTORIES & DOCUMENTS" opens Catagories page,
scroll down to Resources and click here, opens catagories PCUSAR page, On this page are Documents. Communications Admin/Admin Assistant; and Stated Clerk job descriptions are listed in this area. These documents are accessible by the general public. 102214
Called and Stated Meetings
Called Meeting Scheduled
Saturday, October 18, 2014 10:00 A.M.
Westminster PC(USA) 2801 W. Fourth Street, Roswell, NM
Managing Multiple Priorities, Projects and Deadlines
Friday, October 30, 2014. Event #160341 . For further information contact Fred Pryor Seminar at www.pryor.com or 1-800-556-2998.
Emotional Intelligence and Human Relations Skills Workshop
offered by the Alban Institute. November 2014, Albuquerque, NM
11-17 to 11-21, 2014 Bosque Cente 6400 Coors Blvd, NW, Albuquerque, NM Register On-Line today at http://www.eqhrcenter.org Alban equips Leaders in faith-based communities to maximize their impact! for more details see flyer in Resources area of this site.
Ghost Ranch - Winter * Spring 2015 Schedule
Now available at GhostRanch.org or call M-F 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Download current curriculum catalog from www.ghostranch.org Registrar 505-685-1001 or 505-685-1002 Groups contact Charlene Carroll; (505) 685-1000 ext 4242 ; E-Mail:
United Theological Seminary -- 2014-2015 study year
Kaleo, Theology, Community Buiilding, & Professional Development for more information visit
2015 Association of Presbyterian Church (APCE) Event
Please share with your congregation and cluster mission projects with MCC moderator.
Joint COM Retreat. Dec. 6, 2014. 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. L
Due to many scheduled conflicts, Sierra Blanca and Santa Fe Presbyteries
will have a joint COM Retreat. COM members, old & new, contact Harold Armtrong, TE, (co-moderator) at
or at 575-393-3941.
General Assembly Reports
221st General Assembly NOW AVAILABLE- report to Presbytery of Sierra Blanca of 221st General Assembly (GA) from Rev. Harold Armstrong - Teaching Elder delegate. Find this report under Documents & Directories: Resources: GA Info: 221st GENERAL ASSEMBLY Also an informative bulletin insert (2 pages front and back with color photos) is available at the following link. http://www.pcusa.org/resource/assembly-brief-221-general-assembly-2014/
Additional information available at:
Presbyterian Women in the Presbytery of Sierra Blanca (PWP) PWP Annual Gathering
"2015 "Annual Gathering" scheduled for April 18, 2015 (Central Cluster congregation-PW) "Being One Body, One Spirit, "1 Corinthians 12:12-27
PW-congregation updates, 2014 Thank Offerings and PW Mission Pledge information for 2015. More Information needed please contact, Dixie Loy 575/317-2000 nanniehatter@gmail or Rebecca Voris , Moderator Elect - c/o FPC-Carlsbad, Special Administrative Commission (SAC)
Be sure to read the informative letter from SAC Moderator, Gloria Young. The letter is posted under Documents & Directories / Resources ...
Final Report to the Presbytery posted with Stated Meeting Documents for Sept 26 & 27, 2014.
Commission gratefully thanked and dismissed by Presbytery 09/27/2014.
Read about Clusters celebrating, doing, and sharing together. Cluster Moderators are:
Central - Rev. Lucus Keppel
North East - Rev. Amy Popsichal
South East - Rev. Dr. Steve Voris
West - Elder Steve Loman
Be watching the website for current events for each cluster.
Board of Pensions News
Be Sure to Read the Latest Newsletter from Clayton Cobb Posted under "Documents and Directories: Resources"