With sadness we announce the passing of the Rev. Don Herbison on Monday, August 17, 2015. He is survived by his wife Muriel, three sons, one daughter, their spouses and grandchildren. Don served as the minister of Erskine Presbyterian Church, Hamilton along with several other charges over the years. He has been a faithful member of the Hamilton Presbytery for several decades. In retirement he has been associated with Knox Church, Dundas, where he recently celebrated the 50th. anniversary of his ordination to the ministry. The service to remember and celebrate Don's life will be held on Tuesday, August 25th., at 11 a.m. at Knox Church, Dundas, 23 Melville St. Visitation is set for Monday, August 24th., 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Cattel, Eaton & Chamber Funeral Home, 53 Main St., Dundas. Your prayers for Don's family will be greatly appreciated.
The next regular meeting of the Presbytery of Hamilton will be held in St. Paul's Presbyterian Church, Hamilton, (70 James St. S. - corner of James and Jackson Streets), on Tuesday, September 8th., 2015, at 7:00 pm. The meeting will preceded by a dinner for the members of Presbytery. For travel directions select MAP.
A service of Induction for the Rev. Greg Davidson will be held in Central Presbyterian Church, Hamilton, on Sunday, August 23rd., 2015. The Presbytery will meet at 3:30 pm to be followed by the public service of induction at 4:00 pm. For travel directions select MAP.
A service of Induction for the Rev. Steve Baldry will be held in MacNab Street Church, Hamilton, on Sunday, September 13th, 2015. The Presbytery will meet at 2:30 pm to be followed by the public service of induction at 3:00 pm. For travel directions select MAP
As an update to this video presentation the Presbyterian Churches in Burlington have posted a part time position for a Youth Pastor. For details about this position select Burlington Youth Pastor.
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News from Heritage Green
The Rev. David Moody, Lead Family Pastor, and the Rev. Alex Douglas, Children and Family Pastor, were inducted as the new ministry team for Heritage Green Presbyterian Church in June of 2014.
For additional information about the plans for Heritage Green visit our Heritage Green Page and also www.heritagegreen.cc/friends
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News from the Churches
As it becomes available to us we try to include some local news on PresbyKirk. Such items may be displayed briefly on our homepage to give them some prominence and then continued for a time on our Church News page so that they remain available for people to view.
Hamilton Presbyterian Search EngineAre you looking on the Internet for information about Presbyterians in the Hamilton area? We have created a customized search engine that scans 30+ Presbyterian websites from around the area. It also includes things that are on the national website of the PCC.
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Business Meetings in the Presbytery
The calendar below only includes "official" events within the Presbytery of Hamilton. Due to size constraints the calendar entries are truncated. Click on any entry for additional details. Also, additional information about these events may be available at Presbytery Administration Events page.
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