Stated Meetings

Presbytery Digest
April 24, 2018

Attendance: Teaching Elder 21: Ruling Elder 34; Council At Large 1; Guests 11

Highlights of the Presbytery:
  • Commissioning of the General Assembly Commissioners & YAAD: Ruling Elders: Marcia Buhl; Bob Sillars; Ministers: Cynthia Wickwire Lundquist; Amir Tawadrous; YAAD - Kaitlyn Khayat
  • Rev Dr. Amaury Tañón-Santos preached Love Is Movement (1 John 4:7-21)
  • Necrology Report and Communion
  • Installation of Presbytery Moderator Ruling Elder Marcia Buhl
  • Relocation of the Presbytery Office to Maryvale Dr. Presbyterian Church

Presbytery approved the following:


  • Presbytery minutes from October 24, 2017 & received Trustees Minutes September 7, 2017; Council Minutes October 10 & November 30.
  • Elected of Ruling Elder Marcia Buhl as Presbytery Moderator & Rev. Dr. Ken Hughes as Presbytery Moderator-Elect
  • Nominating Slate for Committees:
    • Committee on Ministry:
      Class of 2021 Rev. Dorothy Pearman
    • Committee on Preparation for Ministry:
      Class of 2021 Rev. Amir Tawadrous
    • Discipleship & Nurture Resource Team:
      Class of 2021 Callie Miklasz
      Monica Barner
      Mack Barker
      Jim Wieland
    • Mission Resource Team:
      Class of 2021 Harvey Blakely
      Rev Pam Lupfer
      Shirley Herman 
  • 2018 Budget
  • Dismissed the Administrative Commission for Franklinville with thanks
  • Parental Family Leave

Next Presbytery Meeting
July 17, 2018
Jamestown - First Presbyterian Church