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  • Presbyterian Mission Agency Board briefed on Educate a Child initiative

    Friday, April 17, 2015 | 11:52 am

    Presbyterian Mission Agency Board briefed on Educate a Child initiative U.S. component of the campaign launches at board meeting and in Washington, D.C., this week April 17, 2015 Back row: Ciara Lewis and Stewart O. Ray Jr. Front Row: Iam Plaitez, Edwin Muldonado, Daniella Plaitez —Ted Foster Presbyterian News Service Rick Jones Louisville This week the Presbyterian Mission Agency Board heard about the official launch of the national component of the “Educate a Child, Transform the World” campaign aimed at bringing quality education to one million children in the U.S. and around[…]

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  • Presbyterian Mission Agency Board approves revised mission budgets for 2015 and 2016

    Friday, April 17, 2015 | 11:16 am

    Budget changes align mission plan with giving and reserves April 17, 2015 Presbyterian News Service Emily Enders Odom Louisville The Presbyterian Mission Agency (PMA) Board approved revised mission budgets for 2015 and 2016 on April 16, 2015.

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  • Presbyterian Mission Agency Board receives report on new church initiative

    Thursday, April 16, 2015 | 7:21 pm

    Actions resulting from independent investigation delivered at spring meeting April 16, 2015 Presbyterian News Service Gregg Brekke Louisville The final report of an independent investigation into the incorporation and funding of a California 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation by Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) evangelism and church growth staff was delivered to the Presbyterian Mission Agency Board at its April 15-17, 2015 meeting.

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  • Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mission Agency Board committees convene at spring board meeting

    Thursday, April 16, 2015 | 5:38 pm

    Closed sessions dominate board schedule, force abridged committee meetings April 16, 2015 Presbyterian News Service Gregg Brekke With contributions by Mission Agency Communicators Louisville Committees of the Presbyterian Mission Agency Board met April 16 to discuss informational items, formulate actions for the entire board to consider and receive reports from ministry areas.

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  • Rule change opens the way for Co-Moderators of the General Assembly

    Thursday, April 16, 2015 | 3:22 pm

    April 16, 2015 Office of the General Assembly Eva Stimson Correspondent, Office of the General Assembly Louisville Some congregations have co-pastors. Presbyteries can elect co-moderators. So why shouldn’t there be Co-Moderators of the General Assembly? Now, for the first time, there can be, thanks to a little-noticed action of the 221st General Assembly (2014) (Minutes, 2014, Part I, Item 03-04, Recommendation 8, pp. 12, 21, 184). Commissioners approved a change in the Standing Rules of the General Assembly that allows two[…]

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