With deep regret we must announce the death of the Rev. Dr. Larry Brice in the Norfolk General Hospital on Wednesday, September 23rd. We extend our sympathy to his family and invite your prayers for Larry's wife Karen, and daughters Erika and Alena and their extended family. Also, we seek prayer for the people of St. Paul's Burlington and those who are involved with Reachout Ministries. The funeral arrangements are in the care of the Cooper Funeral Home, 19 Talbot Street West, Jarvis, ON. There will be visiting at the funeral home on Sunday, September 27th. from 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm. A service celebrating Larry's life will be held in Knox Presbyterian Church, 2058 Main Street North, Jarvis, on Monday, September 28th. at 1:00 pm.
The next regular meeting of the Presbytery of Hamilton will be held in Brant Hills Presbyterian Church, 2138 Brant St., Burlington, (Brant Street & Havendale Blvd)on Tuesday, October 13th., 2015, at 7:00 pm. For travel directions see MAP.
The Presbytery of Hamilton is called to meet in a special session in St Cuthbert's Church, 2 Bond Street N., Hamilton,(Corner of King St. West and Bond) on September 27th., 2015, for a Recognition service for the Rev. Ferne Reeve as Appointed Minister. The meeting is at 2:00 PM for the members of Presbytery to be followed by a public service at 2:30 PM. For travel directions see MAP.
The McMaster Campus Ministries Council is hosting a Thanksgiving Dinner for international students (and their families). It will be held on Thursday, October 8th. at Binkley United Church. They are looking for people from the churches in Hamilton who will assist as cooks, servers and clean up crews. released as they become available to us.For additional details and information as to how you might participate select Thanksgiving Dinner.
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.
Meet the Congregations in the Presbytery
News from Heritage GreenThe Family Church of Heritage Green is hosting a one day workshop on November 21st. that explores how your church can embrace Family Church principles in worship, ministry and service. For more complete details select Family Church Workshop. For location information select MAP.
An Example of Hope in a Troubled WorldTake a couple of minutes to view a refreshing and inspiring video.
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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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To facilitate access to this resource a new "Presbyterian Search Engine" tab has been added near the top of the navigation list in the left hand column of many of our pages. Click on the tab and you will be taken to this new resource. Or, you can try it out right here by clicking on Presbyterian Search Engine.
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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