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 **UPDATED OCTOBER 11, 2017**

 We’re Accepting Applications for three positions:   

    Connectional Presbyter, Missional Presbyter and Treasurer

 

CONNECTIONAL PRESBYTER:  We are pleased to share with the Presbytery our solicitation for Connectional Presbyter applicants. The name is new and the responsibilities diverse.  As we move forward with the implementation of Balcony 2 recommendations, the Connectional Presbyter will likely be the first of two new positions to be filled in 2018; the second to be titled Missional Presbyter.

We encourage you to share it now with friends, colleagues or classmates that might be drawn to the challenges and rewards of working within the New Castle Presbytery.  View the position description here.  

To apply directly via email: [email protected]

 

Thanks, Chick Reed, RE, Green Hill,  Chair of the Council Connectional Presbyter Search Committee, along with members;  the Rev. Kaci Clark-Porter, First & Central,  the Rev. Jenny Warren, New Castle, Gary Patterson, RE Dover, and Bob Schminkey, RE and Stated Clerk, Staff Consultant.


 

MISSIONAL PRESBYTER:  As prefaced above, in our re-structured model, our new Missional Presbyter serves the presbytery in ministry that brings enthusiasm and hope to our churches, engages the churches in connecting with one another and works with the Committee on Coordination and the Committee on Leadership.  The newly created position description can be viewed here.

To apply directly via email: missional[email protected]

Thanks, Winnie Wagner, RE, St. Andrews, Chair of the IGNITE Missional Presbyter Search Committee, along with members:  the Rev. Holly-Clark Porter, First-Delaware City, the Rev. Caitlan Gartland, Chestertown, the Rev. Emma Horn, First-Newark and Bob Schminkey, RE and Stated Clerk, Staff Consultant.



TREASURER
:  We would also like to share our solicitation for a part-time, salaried Treasurer with direct supervision of NCP’s financial functions and services.

View the position description here.

Apply for the Treasurer’s position directly via e-mail: [email protected]

 

 

 


 

 

Balcony 2 of Council – Recommendations

The first reading of the recommendations was presented to Presbytery at the 834th Stated Meeting on December 3rd.  View the Recommendations and Collaborative Design survey process for more details below:

Recommendations of Balcony 2 – Final

NCP RESULTS PRESENTATION (2016 September 13) 

Contributing Comments to Collaborative Design (Instructions for Participation)

 

I Always thank my God for you because of his grace given you in Christ Jesus.  For in him you have been enriched in every way – with all kinds of speech and with all knowledge…”

~I Corinthians 1:4-5

 


 

Syrian Refugee Crisis – Resolution

 A RESOLUTION RESPONDING TO THE SYRIAN REFUGEE CRISIS

was approved at the 830th Stated Meeting of Presbytery.
To read the resolution, click
 here.  


 

New Castle Presbytery serves 50 congregations and connected ministries located in

Delaware and the Eastern Shore of Maryland.  

 

We are on a mission to share God’s hope for the world!

The vision of New Castle Presbytery is to be a governing body of the Presbyterian Church, NCP Small LogoUSA, that cares for and connects its congregations, clergy and laity for mission and  ministry. Our work together will be offered as worship to Our Lord.