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Presbytery of Sierra Blanca

2801 W. Fourth Street, Roswell, NM
Mailing Address:  P.O. Box 1434
Roswell NM 88202-1434
575-623-6235
Office at Westminster Presbyterian Church (USA)
Larry Loy, CRE, Stated Clerk Sierra Blanca Presbyteryis e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it    
clerksbp3@gmail.com
Dixie Loy, RE, Presbytery Secretary
nanniehatter@gmail.com

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WELCOME PDF Print E-mail

“Then God spoke these words... ” (Exod. 20:1)

 
Announcements & News PDF Print E-mail

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

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

Agenda & Examination of Elana Levy documents

electronically transmitted to members Oct. 2, 2014. read more under categories, called meeting

FYI / FALL Stated Meeting

09/26 an 09/27/ 2014 Lovington 1st PC (USA)  Related documents presented at this meeting, go to SM 0926-27 2014.  Documents are titled by commission or committee report and with date.

2015 Meeting Schedule

check UPCOMING EVENTS" & "CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Annual Meeting Scheduled:

January 23 & 24, 2015   Corona United PC (USA)

April 24 & 25, 2015  First Deming PC (USA)

September 25 & 26, 2015  Westminster Clovis/Portales First PC (USA)

*** Of Interest to You ***

Continuing Education Opportunities for TE, RE & interested members.

Free Studies: Exploring the New Hymnal Go behind the scenes of the production of the new hymnal.  Free downloadable essays that will help you and your congregation explore the content of Glory to God more fully.  (062014) Twelve lessons available.  On-line http://www.thepresbyterianleader.com/Products/CategoryCenter/PSTU!HYM/glory-to-god-hymnal.aspx

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: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it [100314]

United Theological Seminary -- 2014-2015 study year

Kaleo, Theology, Community Buiilding,  & Professional Development for more information visit This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it (08192015)

2015 Association of Presbyterian Church (APCE) Event

February 3 - February 7, 2015 Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel, Baltimore, MD  On-line information at apcenet.org/2015-annual-event.html ( 8202015)

Other Meetings Offered:

Synod of the SW     October 24-25, 2014   Deming 1st

Moderator Training  November 2014  - J. Kane attending

Stated Clerk Training November 2014 - Stated Clerk attending

 
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Presbytery Calendar

Most events will now be listed under upcoming events (left side of this page). Also you can find more details of events on the Calendar of Events of this site.

MISSION NEWS UPDATES available from PC (USA)

Recent news and action suggestions may be found on-line go to: http://www.presbyterianmission/pda/unaccompaniedchildren-update-july-282014

Please share with your congregation and cluster mission projects with MCC moderator.

 


COM...

Joint COM Retreat.   Dec.  6, 2014.  9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.    L

as Placitas

 

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 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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

Please remember:

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.

Cluster News

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"