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The Pentecost Offering

The Pentecost Offering

Nurturing the faith of those who are the church to come A gift to the Pentecost Offering helps the church encourage, develop, and support its young people, and also address the needs of at-risk children. 40% of the Pentecost offering can be retained by individual...

Ruling Elder Training for Presiding at Communion

Ruling Elder Training for Presiding at Communion

Ruling Elder Training for Presiding at the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper Saturday, May 21 at Honey Creek Presbyterian Church Presbytery of the Miami Valley will offer Ruling Elder Training for Presiding at the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper Saturday, May 21, 10:00...

Dr. Alan Wolfelt will lead two seminars on grief

Dr. Alan Wolfelt will lead two seminars on grief

Dr. Alan Wolfelt will lead two seminars on grief in AprilCo-Sponsored by Presbytery of the Miami Valley Dr. Alan Wolfelt, the noted and best-selling author, educator, and renowned grief counselor, will lead two seminars in April focusing on grief. The seminars are...

One Great Hour of Sharing 2022

One Great Hour of Sharing 2022

One Great Hour of Sharing resources for churches A gift to One Great Hour of Sharing (OGHS) enables the church to share God's love with our neighbors-in-need around the world by providing relief to those affected by natural disasters, providing food to the hungry, and...

Support Humanitarian Relief for Ukrainian Refugees

Support Humanitarian Relief for Ukrainian Refugees

From Presbyterian Disaster AssistanceSupport humanitarian relief to those fleeing violence in Ukraine We are grateful for the outpouring of prayers and calls from congregations and individuals asking how they can help. As the violence continues, the number of people...

Our Offices Have Moved!

Our Offices Have Moved!

Executive Presbyter Terry Kukuk is pleased to announce, “The Presbytery of the Miami Valley offices will be nested in the Sugar Creek Presbyterian Church. Our office space is ‘right-sized’ to fit our presbytery’s current staffing model and mission and ministry focus.”...

Free dementia webinar for African American churches

Free dementia webinar for African American churches

Presbyterian Older Adult Ministry Network Free WebinarMonday, February 28, 7:00-8:00 P.M. (EST) Alter: A Dementia-Friendly Congregation Program for African American Churches Dementia, such as Alzheimer’s disease, is attacking the African American community and through...

Register for the Presbytery Spring Youth Retreat

Register for the Presbytery Spring Youth Retreat

Register now for the Presbytery Spring Youth Retreat The Presbytery of the Miami Valley Spring Youth Retreat will be held April 1-3 at Kirkmont Center in Zanesfield and is open to youth in grades 7-12 and their adult leaders. The cost of the retreat is $75 per person....

Freeing Congregational Mission

Freeing Congregational Mission

Explore this new book on Zoom March 12 and 26 The Global Mission Network of Presbytery of Scioto Valley is sponsoring two sessions on the new book, Freeing Congregational Mission by Hunter Farrell and Bala Khyllep. The book outlines what the authors see as a deepening...

A hybrid 225th General Assembly this summer

A hybrid 225th General Assembly this summer

The 225th General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) will meet June 18 – July 9 and will be held both in-person and online. The in-person portion of the assembly will be held in Louisville, KY, site of the PC(USA) national offices. The assembly’s 13...

Christmas Blessings 2021

Christmas Blessings 2021

Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, The conviction of things not seen.- Hebrews 11:1 As we celebrate the wondrous news of Immanuel, God with us, may the deep hope of Christmas bring encouragement and strength, as we seek the ways Jesus Christ is calling us...

The Pathways to Home Ownership Project 2022

The Pathways to Home Ownership Project 2022

There are survivors who are still displaced from the 2019 tornado outbreak in the greater Dayton area, especially those who were in rental units destroyed by the storm, and your congregation has the opportunity to serve these neighbors in 2022.  The tornado and the...

Next Church National Gathering May 16-19

Next Church National Gathering May 16-19

Registration for the 2022 NEXT Church National Gathering, held May 16-19, 2022, is now open! Our 2022 Gathering will be in the mountains of Montreat, North Carolina, 18 or so miles east of Asheville, at the Montreat Conference Center from Monday, May 16 to Thursday,...

The Christmas Joy Offering opens doors

The Christmas Joy Offering opens doors

The Christmas Joy Offering has been a cherished Presbyterian tradition since the 1930s. The Offering distributes gifts equally to the Assistance Program of the Board of Pensions and to Presbyterian-related schools and colleges equipping communities of color. The...

2022 Youth Triennium

2022 Youth Triennium

Presbytery of the Miami Valley Youth Triennium Registration Information Who: Youth completing grades 8-12, who are active members of a local church. The delegation will consist of 20 youth and 4 adult advisors. Cost: The total cost is approximately $700.00 per person....