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A summary of actions and information from the meetings of Pittsburgh Presbytery

February 11, 2016 meeting of Pittsburgh Presbytery

Opened with a service of worship in conjunction with the celebration of Black History month: the Rev. Paul Roberts, President of Johnson C. Smith Theological Seminary, delivered a message entitled A Lenten Riff. The Rev. Nikki Porter, Minister of Music at Eastminster Presbyterian Church, led the music. An offering of $2,161.09 was received for equal distribution to the Lazarus Fund and the Hunger Fund. This amount will be matched by the Pittsburgh Presbyterian Foundation

Election of Branch Vice-Moderators for 2016:

Installation of Moderator and Vice-Moderators for 2016:

Resolution of Thanks:

Seated Corresponding Members:

Welcomed Pastors with New Calls in the presbytery:

From the Executive Committee (EC) for information/action:

From Commission on Preparation for Ministry:

From the Nominations Committee:

Received a report from the General Minister including:

From the Commission on Ministry:

Approved the Dissolution of Call for the following:

Approved the following Temporary Pastoral contracts:

Announced the following Completion of Temporary Pastoral contracts for:

Announced the following Parish Associate positions:

Approved the following Calls:

Approved the following Dismissals:

Approved the following Letters of Reception:

Granted the following Member-at-Large Status to:

Appointed the following Moderators of Sessions:

Granted the following Status of Honorable Retirement to:

Granted permission to serve communion to:

Approved the following Administrative Commission to Install:

Received the following Change in Terms of Call for:

From the Stated Clerk:

Commissions/Committee Dismissal:

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