Resourcing Leaders & Transforming Lives

Presbytery Meeting Dates – The Presbytery of the Pacific has 5 meetings per calendar year.  Each Stated Meeting is held on Saturday, unless otherwise noted.  Meetings are held on a designated campus of one of our 40+ congregations.  If your congregation would like to host a meeting, please let us know!

Upcoming Meeting Information

The next Stated Meeting of the Presbytery of the Pacific is:

Saturday, September 23, 2017

Registration from 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. ▫Meeting Starts Promptly at 9:00 am
CALL TO THE PRESBYTERY  – Directions & Meeting Information

MEETING PACKET – Outline of Worship & Business

Australian global thought-leader in the missional church movement, Alan Hirsch, will engage us in a morning of thought-provoking insights and challenges on evangelism and the missional church. Join us for our annual mission-focused presbytery meeting!

 

 

The Seventh Story Experience: 27 Hours in a New World with Brian McLaren & Garth Higgins

We all need peace and security, so it’s no surprise that human beings have developed stories in response to this need. We think there are six primary stories that are used this way: domination, violent revolution, purification, isolation, victimization, and accumulation. These stories do not work. Instead, they drive us apart, create more suffering, and…

3rd Annual Climate Crisis Conference

Come, Join in a Discussion of the Scientific, Religious, Political, Military, and Economic aspects of our Climate Crisis & Discover how you can make a difference! Registration is $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Cost includes lunch and 10 informative workshops and 4 fabulous speakers. DOWNLOAD the 2017 Conference Flyer Here. 

Leadership and Anxiety in the Church:  A One-Day Workshop on Family Systems Perspective

What:      Leadership and Anxiety in the Church:  A Family Systems Perspective When:     Wednesday, September 27, 2017 Where:   St. Luke Lutheran Church, Woodland Hills, CA (Los Angeles area) The one-day workshop looks at the challenge presented by the rising levels of anxiety being experienced in churches today, as well as the role that self-differentiated leadership can play in calming such anxiety.…

HERE IN LOS ANGELES: International Peacemaker for Refugees and Unaccompanied Minors – Paola Schellenbaum

International Peacemaker here in Los Angeles September 22-26, 2017:  Paola Schellenbaum, International Peacemaker for Refugees and Unaccompanied Minors, Waldensian Church of Italy Paola Schellenbaum is an internationally-recognized peacemaker from Italy, working with the refugee services from the Waldensian Church. She is a leader in a church-wide effort to provide safe passages for refugees and asylum seekers. Italy…

Stated Meeting of the Presbytery

The next Stated Meeting of the Presbytery of the Pacific is: Saturday, September 23, 2017 St. Luke’s Presbyterian Church ▫ 26825 Rolling Hills Rd, Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274 ▫ (310) 377-2825 Registration from 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. *Meeting Starts Promptly at 9:00 am

Clergy Dialogue on Theology and Discipleship Formation with Alan Hirsch

To Pastors in the Presbytery of the Pacific, For those of you who came to the clergy conversations on Charlottesville last week: thank you!! Thank you for showing up in this moment as the collective church in the powerful diversity of our Presbytery to engage in fierce, honest conversation together. We have formed a lead…

Clergy Dialogue

Dear Clergy in the Presbytery of the Pacific: With the unfolding of the harrowing events in Charlottesville, Virginia, a week and a half ago, and the way in which the evil of white supremacy has been explicitly and implicitly sanctioned even at the highest forms of government, we as leaders of the church of Jesus…

Vacation Bible School @ Calvary Hawthorne PC

Vacation Bible School at Calvary Hawthorne Presbyterian Church Ages 4-17 – JULY 31—AUG 4, 2017 5 – 8 pm & SUNDAY LUNCHEON AUGUST 6, 2017; 10 am – 1 pm. Click here to download flyer.