14225 Roscoe Boulevard
Panorama City CA 91402
Synod Contact Information
FRIED WILSON ext. 110
Full Charge Bookkeeper
BARRY PETERS ext. 107
NARCISSIS TUCKER BISHOP
Contact officers through Business Manager FRIED WILSON (ext. 110)
Moderator—RE Susan Skoglund
Stated Clerk: TE Mark Hong
Vice-Mod.— TE Joshua Yee
Treas.—RE Bill Hughes
CoA Moderator— RE Janice Takeda
The Synod (and Presbyteries)
in the News
Stated Clerk, San Diego Presbytery
The job description is HERE.
Additional information about the position (terms, application process, etc.) is HERE..
Application period closes September 5, 2018.
PW National Gathering
About 40 members of Presbyterian Women attended the PW Gathering in Louisville August 2-5. Click HERE for information.
The Rev. Heidi Worthen Gamble, mission advocate for Pacific Presbytery has written an article concerning homelessness, appearing in Presbyterians Today, You may read it HERE.
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News Links from PC (USA)
OVERTURES, BUSINESS ITEMS
Way Forward Committee
Social Justice Committee
Social Justice:Renew the Vision
Fossil Fuel Divestment
Family Separation Issues
Peacemaking: Central America
GA 223 Videos from PC (USA) Sources
Recent PJC Decisions
REPL Scholarship Information
(Racial Ethnic Pastoral Leadership)
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WHO: Racial Ethnic persons persuing M.Div degree or Equivalent
HOW: See information sheet
DEADLINE: "Open" at this time.
QUESTIONS? E-mail The Rev. Narcissis Tucker Bishop, Coordinator (E-mail)
(See information sheet)
INFORMATION SHEET (PDF)
Grants & Funding
World Communion Sunday is an opportunity for taking the Peacemaking Offering. Aquarter of the offering goes to the Synod committee responsible for peacemaking awareness and events, a quarter to the local presbytery, and half of the offering goes to G.A.The Presbyterian Peacemaking Program is surely among the finest ventures of Christian discipleship our church has been involved with.
Application guidelines for Synod Peacemaking funds are available HERE. The contact person is the Rev. Sunny Kang (e-mail) (cell 310-987-8048).
NOTICE OF FUNDING
FOR KOREAN CHURCHES
The Synod has allocated $240,000 for Korean ministries within its bounds. Application is made through the church's presbytery which must match the Synod's contribution. Please see the letter (linked below in Korean and English) for details and instructions.
(PDF) Information Letter
Synod Business & Organization
• Committees/Commissions (CoA)
• Synod Permanent Judicial Commission (PJC)
• Committee on Representation and Nominations (CR&N)
• Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation Committee (JPIC) (Contact Rev. Sunny Kang)
• Polity & Records
The Commission/Committee Contact is Business Manager Fried Wilson
Other Synod-Related Entities
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The general contact at the Synod office is Fried Wilson (Email)
• Presbyterian Men (PM)
• Presbyterian Women (PW)
• Monte Vista Grove Homes, Inc.
( Presbyterian Camp and Conference)
• Zephyr Point Presbyterian Conference Commission, Inc.
• Synod of the Nile,
Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Egypt
Presbyterian Mission Website
The Presbyterian Mission website displays many new stories of mission and opportunities. Find it HERE.
PC (USA) Churchwide Anti-racism Policy
Facing Racism–Vision of the Intercultural Communigy: Website and Resources
PC (USA) Blogs: Other Voices
Presbyterian Disaster Assistance
PDA assistance is assisting in areas throughout California which have been devastated by the recent wildfires and mudslides.
PC (USA) Stated Clerk's Statements
PCUSA.org now files many of its news reports under "tags" that are familiar to users of social media, and the statements from Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) General Assembly Stated Clerk the Rev. J. Herbert Nelson, II are included in this group. These two links may be most helpful for quick retrieval:
List of Subjects (Tags)
PC-Biz (official GA documentation)