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May 19

Weekly Prayers

This Week: Roseville United Presbyterian Church, Newark
Connecticut Farms Presbyterian Church, Union
Next Week: Warren Point Presbyterian Church, Fair Lawn Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church, Plainfield
Week After Next: High Mountain Presbyterian Church, Franklin Lakes
Memorial West United Presbyterian Church, Newark

Full Weekly Prayer Calendar
WEBINAR OFFERING:
Social Distancing, Not Social Isolation: A Family Systems Perspective

Wednesday, May 27, 2020
11:00am to 12:30pm Eastern Time
 
Presented by Rev. Richard Blackburn
Director Emeritus and Senior Consultant 
Lombard Mennonite Peace Center
Presented via Zoom ~ Attend on your computer, iPad, or smartphone device

Registration Information:
Fee – $30 ($40 after May 25)
REGISTER NOW
Stay connected with your Presbytery colleagues throughout the week for encouragement and support as we navigate this unprecedented season of ministry together. Please email hello@newarkpresbytery.org for Zoom access if you wish to take part.
 
Tuesdays & Thursdays: Pastor/Church Leader Check Ins at 10:30am
Wednesdays: Virtual Happy Hour at 5:00pm
COVID-19 UPDATE
The Presbytery has set up a library of resources for your use including:
  • Government and Health
  • State of New Jersey
  • Worship and Meeting
  • Pastoral Care
  • Online Giving
  • Food Distribution
  • PC(USA)/Denominational Resources
  • Webinars
  • Devotionals and Encouragement
These are updated daily.

Resources also include what other churches in the presbytery are doing.
COVID-19 Resources
Online Opportunities
 
We want to know about your church’s online worship and gathering opportunities, please provide all relevant information on the submission form.
Submit Your Online Opportunity

Things You Should Know

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Please keep in mind some of these events and offerings may be postponed or cancelled. Check with the host of each event.

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Save the Dates!
 
Here are the presbytery meeting dates for 2020 for Newark Presbytery (locations to be confirmed).
  • Saturday, September 12 @ True Light Presbyterian Church, 18 Essex Road, Paramus, NJ 076526
  • Saturday, November 14 @ Elmwood
Job Openings

Our employment opportunities page has been updated with a few new postings - for pastoral and non-pastoral positions. You can check out anything new we post anytime in the resources section on our website!


 
Leadership

Regarding Ruling Elders:
Congregational Nominating Committees

The PC(USA) Book of Order calls for ruling elders to “exercise leadership, government, spiritual discernment, and discipline and have responsibilities for the life of a congregation as well as the whole church ...” (G-2.0301). As ruling elders are called to ordered ministry for life, it is important to approach the work of nominations to this role with humility, open hearts, and open minds. [Read More]
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