July 22, 2017 Stated Meeting of the Presbytery

The Presbytery of New York City will meet for its July Stated meeting at University Heights Presbyterian Church, on Saturday, July 22, 2017.

  • On-site registration will take place at 9:00 AM
  • The meeting will begin at 10:00 AM
  • Online preregistration for the meeting is now open through Wednesday, July 19th
  • You may use the online system to request an excused absence ONLY through Friday, July 21st

Material for this meeting include:

Please submit any changes to ruling elder commissioners or corrections to the minutes to the Stated Clerk no later than Monday, July 17th.

We look forward to seeing you on July 22, 2107. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to call me at 212 870-2221 ext. 2, or email me at sc@presbynyc.org.

A Message from RE Warren McNeill, Interim Stated Clerk

March 21, 2017

Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ:

I am very excited about our Stated Meeting on March 25, 2017, held at First Presbyterian Church of Forest Hills, 70-35 112th Street, Forest Hills, NY 11375 at 10:00 A.M.  Registration will begin at 9:00 A.M.

We will gather in this Lenten Season for a time of worship, nurture and governance.  Per Standing Rule VI.B.4., the quorum for all meetings of the Presbytery of New York City is 25 teaching elders and 25 ruling elders, with the ruling elders representing not less than 20 churches.  If a regular commissioner cannot attend, the Session may appoint an alternate, and the moderator or clerk of session must notify the Stated Clerk of this person’s name no later than Thursday, March 22, noon.

Without a quorum at this meeting we are unable to take any actions on the docket items.

We look forward to seeing each of you on March 25.  If you have any questions or concerns, please do hesitate to call me at 212-870-2221 extension 2 or email me at sc@presbynyc.org.

 

Grace and Peace,

RE Warren C. McNeill

Interim Stated Clerk

March 25, 2017 Stated Meeting of the Presbytery

The Presbytery of New York City will meet for its March stated meeting at First Presbyterian Church of Forest Hills, on Saturday, March 25, 2017.
  • On-site registration will take place at 9:00 AM
  • The meeting will begin at 10:00 AM with worship and communion
  •  Preregistration for the meeting is now open through March 22nd
  • You may use the online system to request an excused absence

Material for this meeting include:

Please submit any changes to ruling elder commissioners or corrections to the minutes to the Stated Clerk by Friday, March 24.
If you will not be able to attend the meeting, you may request an excused absence through the  preregistration system by selecting “Excused Absence” on the registration page.
 
Preregistration will close on Wednesday, March 22nd. 
Click here to register and to request an excused absence.
We look forward to seeing you on March 25th. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to call me at 212 870-2221 extension 2, or email me at sc@presbynyc.org.

Addendum to the January 31, 2017 Stated Meeting Material

Dear Presbyters:

The Presbytery of New York City will gather on Tuesday, January 31st for the first meeting of 2017. The First Presbyterian Church of Flushing, 150-20 Barclay Avenue, Flushing, NY 11355 will be our host congregation.

This addendum to the Call Packet has additional information for the meeting.

  1. Directions to meeting location.
  2. There is limited on street parking, however directly across the street from the church is a parking lot that can be used for those attending the meeting. There will be no charge for parking. The lot will open at 1:45 P.M., look for the balloons at the entrance driveway.
  3. The Board of Trustees report included in the call packet on page 27 was an earlier version of their report. Attached is the correct version for the meeting.

RE Warren McNeill

Interim Stated Clerk

Presbytery of New York City

New York City Presbytery Hosts the Rev. Lala Haja Rasendrahasina of Madagascar

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A Visit from Rev. Lala Haja Rasendrahasina of Madagascar an International Peacemaker

(PC)USA Peacemaking Program

You are warmly welcome at the events listed below. …
Do plan to attend one or more, and bring your fellow church members and friends.

Sunday, September 21
11:15 a.m. Preaching at French Evangelical Presbyterian Church
126 West 16th Street; phone 212-929-6312212-929-6312
2:00 p.m. Conversation in French, English, and Malagasy about his church and Madagascar

Wednesday, September 24
11:00 a.m. “Ministry in the Context of Poverty and Political Turmoil”
A presentation and conversation with clergy and other church leaders at West End Presbyterian Church
165 West 105th Street, at Amsterdam Avenue; phone 212-663-2900212-663-2900
If you are coming, RSVP to Rev. Alistair Drummond (alistairdrummond09@gmail.com)

Thursday, September 25
3:00 p.m. “Human Rights”
A presentation at Church of the Covenant, sponsored by the Presbytery’s Presbyterian Men and Presbyterian Women
310 East 42nd Street; 212-697-3185212-697-3185

7:15 p.m. “The Life of a Peacemaker”
A part of a congregational Bible study series on “The Things that Make for Peace” at Whitestone Presbyterian Church
15-43 149th Street, Whitestone; 718-746-7858718-746-7858

Saturday, September 27
10:20 a.m. “Ministry the Context of Poverty, Violence, Environmental Destruction, Unemployment”
Presentation at Presbytery meeting at Holmes Conference Center
60 Denton Lake Rd, Holmes, NY 12531; 845-878-6383845-878-6383

Sunday, September 28
10:00 a.m. Preaching at First Presbyterian Church of Forest Hills
70-35 112th Street, Forest Hills; 718-268-4036718-268-4036

12:30 p.m. “Fostering Reconciliation in Madagascar”
An after-worship educational event at Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church
7 West 55th Street, at Fifth Avenue; 212-247-0490212-247-0490

July 26, 2014, Stated Meeting of Presbytery

The Presbytery of New York City will meet on Saturday, July 26, 2014, beginning at 9:30 A.M. at Rendall Memorial Presbyterian Church, 59-61 West 137th Street, Manhattan.

Materials for this meeting include:

Please submit any changes to ruling elder commissioners or corrections to the minutes to the Stated Clerk by Wednesday, July 23.

Please contact the Stated Clerk, Rev. C. Anderson James, at sc@presbynyc.org or 212-870-2221 ext. 2 if you have any questions or difficulties. See you on July 26!