GROW – Formerly Embracing Hope

grow-2017Saturday, February 4th 8:30am – 3:30pm

Presbyterian Church of Stanley – 14895 Antioch Road, Overland Park, Kansas

Cost – $35  Bring 5 and get the 6th Free

We invite you to join us for a day of affordable education and training for church staff and volunteers.  Bring a group and save!  For additional information and to register for this event follow the link:  GROW

 

FUNDRAISING CONCERT-RESCHEDULED

Bobby Watson
Sunday, January 29th
5:00 PM
Mezob Haitian Restaurant
3600 Broadway Boulevard
Kansas City, Missouri
The new date for the Haiti Fundraising Gala featuring Bobby Watson is set for Sunday, January 29, 2017 at 5 :00 Pm at the Mezob Haitian Restaurant.
Since we had to cancel in December due to the snow and cold,we pray the weather will be on our side this time! Please join us for an unforgettable evening of fine dining, and performances by renowned jazz  musicians. Your previously purchased tickets will be honored and if you have not yet purchased a ticket, you can still do so for $30.00. All proceeds will  go to the Haitian Relief Fund to support communities recently affected by Hurricane Matthew. We pray you will come join us this worthy cause (and all the fun).
For more information, or to reserve your tickets, please call (816) 216-1563 or (816) 612-2279.

(submitted by Olain Francois/Charles Spencer)

Year-End Paperwork & Statistical Report Information

paperworkAttention Clerks of Session – you should have received notification regarding the Annual Statistical Report and Year-End Paperwork via email, or the US Postal Service if we do not have an email on file for you.

To enter the GA Annual Statistical Report, please do the following:  After December 2, 2016* go on line to http://oga.pcusa.org/stats.  Enter your username (church pin) and password (this was provided in your individual church correspondence).  Contact the presbytery office if you need assistance.

You are encouraged to enter your information as soon as possible since the system s-l-o-w-s down dramatically two weeks before the deadline of February 16, 2017.

The following are forms and requests from the presbytery.  Please return these items by February 16, 2017 to the Presbytery Office:

Session Info Form

2017 Ministers Information Form

ENR-111 – Change of Salary Form

Necrology Information Request 2017

Nomination Form (revised-12-4-2013)

Terms of Call Form-2017

PCUSA 2016 Clerks Annual Questionaire

Submission Deadline: 

Tuesday, January 17, 2017 

In the links below you will find two versions of the Clerks Annual Questionaire: PDF and a link for submission online:

CAQ 2016 Worksheet – PDF

CAQ 2016 Online Link

You can use either of these for submission, however it is preferred it be done online.

The biggest change in the CAQ 2016 is that no PIN or password is needed.

If your church/congregation has an email/address on file with the national office, the CAQ information will be sent to you directly.

You may also contact Susan Barnett, PhD, Research Services, PCUSA, directly with questions: susan.barnett@pcusa.org