CALLED MEETING OF PRESBYTERY
Tuesday, December 8, 2020, 4:00 p.m.
Pre-registration will be established and provided with the called meeting materials on December 1, 2020. The link to participate in the meeting will be released to all pre-registrants by Monday, December 7, 2020.
853rd Stated Meeting of Presbytery
Saturday, November 14, 2020, 10:00 a.m.NOTE: A pre-presbytery conversation via Zoom was held Monday, November 9, 2020, 3:00 p.m. where the docket was reviewed with an opportunity for expanded conversation prior to the meeting on November 14. PRE-REGISTRATION FOR THE PRESBYTERY MEETING IS BELOW.
The Offering during worship at the 853rd Stated Meeting has been designated to the PC(USA) Christmas Joy Fund. Checks are payable to New Castle Presbytery and USPS mailed to the office (1102 W Church Road, Newark, DE 19711). Online offering payments for debit and credit card payments is available through November 30 at: https://newcastlepresbytery.breezechms.com/form/7960b2
here. You will receive an email link to enter the meeting Friday afternoon, November 13.
SIMPLIFIED MEETING INSTRUCTIONS FOR PRESBYTERY ZOOM meeting Recognition of Native Lands by Rev. Joel Tolbert (Chestertown PC)
DOCKET with CONSENT AGENDA(updated 11.9.2020)
- Committee on Representation and Nominations
- IGNITE Budget Summary Report (uploaded 11.9.2020)
- TRUSTEES & FINANCIAL RESOURCES
- Committee on Ministers & Congregations
- COMC Report
- Appendix F of the NCP Manual (new Examinations Policy): Note this is included in its entirely within the Docket
- Family Leave Policy within the Employment & Compensation Guidelines: Note this is included in its entirely within the Docket (Updated 11.09.2020)
- Welcome new minister members
- Certified Ready to Receive a Call Candidates for ministry
View the New Commissioner Orientation Booklet here.
One-Click Dockets853rd Stated Meeting – November 14, 2020 852nd Stated Meeting – September 22, 2020 851st Stated Meeting – May 19, 2020 – Via Zoom 850th Stated Meeting – March 7, 2020 – Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay 849th Stated Meeting – January 11, 2020 – First Presbyterian Church-Newark 848th Stated Meeting – November 16, 2019 – First & Central Presbyterian Church
Official notice of meeting and subsequent meeting documents will be posted 10 days prior to the meeting if not before. Committee documents and Omnibus Motion may appear closer to the date of the meeting. Meeting materials will remain for approximately 3 weeks past the date of the meeting to allow for continued access.
RESOURCE DOCUMENT: New Commissioner Orientation Booklet
Calendar of Upcoming Presbytery Meetings
|853rd Stated Meeting||Saturday, November 14, 2020, 10:00 a.m.||Via Zoom online meeting|
|854th Stated Meeting||Saturday, January 16, 2021, 10:00 a.m.||TBD|
|855th Stated Meeting||Saturday, March 6, 2021, 10:00 a.m.||Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay||AND Via Zoom|
|856th Stated Meeting||Tuesday, May 25, 2021, 4:00 p.m.||TBD|
|857th Stated Meeting||Tuesday, September 14, 2021, 4:00 p.m.||TBD|
|858th Stated Meeting||Saturday, November 13, 2021, 10:00 a.m.||TBD|
*Registration begins 45 minutes before the meeting commences.
Hotel AccommodationsStanding corporate rate available at Holiday Inn Express in Newark, Delaware.
Call the Presbytery office to receive the corporate rate code. Holiday Inn Express 1201 Christiana Road, Newark, DE 19713 Phone : (302) 737-2700
$109.00/night + tax Click on the hotel name above for further information, however contact the Presbytery office for a group rate code to obtain the rate indicated above
Considering being a host church for a Presbytery meeting? Contact the Presbytery office for details.