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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....

POSITION OPENING Office Manager

POSITION OPENING Office Manager

Presbytery of the Miami Valley is seeking a part-time Office Manager to work collaboratively with all staff and leaders of the presbytery, supporting the presbytery and its churches, as the presbytery seeks to live out its mission: “The presbytery prepares, equips,...

Catch the Building Spirit’s 2021 House Build

Catch the Building Spirit’s 2021 House Build

PRESBYTERIAN/CATHOLIC PARTNERSHIP NOW IN ITS 29TH YEAR Catch the Building Spirit, the Presbyterian/Catholic Habitat for Humanity partnership, which provides affordable housing for families in need, will construct this year's house at 233 West Pease Avenue, West...

Engaging Matthew 25 Through Film: Dismantling Structural Racism

Engaging Matthew 25 Through Film: Dismantling Structural Racism

The Presbyterian Mission Agency has just posted the free booklet written by the Rev. Dr. Edward McNulty, titled "ENGAGING MATTHEW 25 THROUGH FILM: Dismantling Structural Racism." The booklet is is designed for church members to explore structural racism through five...

Building Resilience for Faith Leaders April 13

Building Resilience for Faith Leaders April 13

  AN ONLINE PROGRAM FOR FAITH LEADERSLED BY PRESBYTERIAN DISASTER ASSISTANCE Presbytery of the Miami Valley is hosting a virtual program from Presbyterian Disaster Assistance titled Building Resilience for Faith Leaders. The event will take place on Tuesday, April 13,...

Presbytery Virtual Spring Youth Retreat April 9

Presbytery Virtual Spring Youth Retreat April 9

Registration is open for the Presbytery of the Miami Valley Virtual Spring Youth Retreat, to be held on Zoom, Friday evening, April 9, from 7:00 - 10:00 P.M. This event is sponsored by the Presbyterian Youth Connection Network of Presbytery of the Miami Valley....

Coronavirus Updates and Resources

Coronavirus Updates and Resources

The spread of the coronavirus/COVID-19 is affecting nearly all parts of the world. As your presbytery and its congregations in the Miami Valley are responding to this pandemic, we are collecting helpful updates and resources (below) to aid in the response.We pray for...

Northminster Mission Fund

Northminster Mission Fund

Available Grants Grants up to $5,000.00 are available to individual Congregations, Congregations in Partnership, Designated Presbytery Networks, and Validated Ministries of the Presbytery of the Miami Valley, for the continued purpose of building up the body of...

Initiative Seeks to Create 1001 New Worshiping Communities

Initiative Seeks to Create 1001 New Worshiping Communities

The 220th General Assembly declared a commitment to a church-wide movement that results in the creation of 1001 new worshiping communities by 202 Across the PC(USA), God is raising up leaders in churches and presbyteries who are creating new worshiping communities....

New NEXT Church Resources

New NEXT Church Resources

NEXT Church offers new resources for ministryNEXT Church is a network of leaders across the Presbyterian Church (USA) who believe the church of the future will be more relational, more diverse, more collaborative, more hopeful, and more agile NEXT Church provides...

Regarding Ruling Elders

Regarding Ruling Elders

Ruling elders are called to ministry in partnership with teaching elders. Within this calling, ruling elders have responsibilities in several areas of the life of the church including exercise in leadership, governance, spiritual discernment, and discipline. This...

A Resource for Churches: On Calling An Educator

A Resource for Churches: On Calling An Educator

The revised On Calling An Educator manual is now available online in downloadable format. The manual is designed to be a resource for Presbyterian churches that are considering calling an educator to be a part of the church staff. In addition, this is also a resource...

New Facebook page

New Facebook page

Thanks for liking our newly revised Facebook Page! The number of likes is growing! If you haven't done it, yet, we encourage you to like our newly revised Presbytery of the Miami Valley Facebook Page. We are posting announcements, events, and other items of interest...