PNews – 11/12/20
News from Pittsburgh Presbytery
Four years ago, half of our country was overjoyed at the presidential election outcome, while the other half reeled in dismay. Last week the tables turned – those who rejoiced four years ago are distraught today, while those who were dejected four years ago are now elated. The shoe is just on the other foot. So how do handle disagreements we may have with leaders and councils? In this week’s meditation, When the Vote Doesn’t Go Our Way, Rev. Dr. Sheldon W. Sorge answers this questions and more.
Year End Per-Capita Discount Reminder!
If your church has been making per capita payments and plans to take advantage of the 2% discount offered by Pittsburgh Presbytery, please note that the deadline for monthly payments has been extended to January 31, 2021. Quarterly payments, on the other hand, are due in the finance office by December 31, 2020. Any payments received after those dates is not eligible for the discount and should be made payable in the amount of the full per capita balance due. If you have any questions, please contact Roy Burford, Business Administrator (412-323-1406).
Chances are you’ve heard about AmazonSmile, or maybe even used it to contribute to a charity. AmazonSmile is a program operated by Amazon that offers all the same products, with the distinction that a portion of the price of eligible purchases goes toward the buyer’s charity of choice.
Please consider designating Pittsburgh Presbytery as your AmazonSmile charity while you do your holiday shopping!
The next six units of Growing in God’s Love: A Story Bible Curriculum are now at the PCUSA Store! These essential units provide you with all the material you need to continue faith formation through the major seasons of the church year. They are each available as a print or a download.
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