Honorably Retired Buren Blankenship

Presbytery of St. Andrew on October 10, 2019

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Matthew 25 in the PC (USA)

PC (USA) on August 12, 2019

We invite you to join us on this journey! Become a Matthew 25 church. What is a Matthew 25 church? Matthew 25:31–46 calls all of us to actively engage in the world around us, so our faith comes alive and we wake up to new possibilities. Convicted by this passage, both the 222nd and 223rd General Assemblies (2016 and 2018) exhorted the PC(USA) to act boldly and compassionately to serve people who are hungry, oppressed, imprisoned or poor. How the vision unites all Presbyterians By accepting the Matthew 25 invitation, you can help our denomination become a more relevant presence...

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Turning Wine Into Water

Leland Presbyterian Church on July 19, 2018

Wine Tasting with Food Pairing Fundraiser to benefit Living Waters for the World Turning Water Into Wine El Salvador Mission 6:30 p.m. - Thursday, August 2nd The Thompson House in Leland MS Tickets are $75 and available at the Leland Presbyterian Church   662-686-7644 or lelandpres.org  OR  Eventbrite.com Please make plans to attend and enjoy the wine, food, live music and silent auction For additional information please contact Janie Magee at 662-347-8788

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Book Review Journal of Presbyterian History (Spring/Summer 2016)

Louis Weeks on July 5, 2016

Outposts of Zion: A History of Mississippi Presbyterians in the Nineteenth Century. by Robert Milton Winter. (Holly Springs, Mississippi, 2014, 487 pp. + index. $20.00.)   Here is an encyclopedic history of early Presbyterians in Mississippi. Milton Winter has done a splendid job of gathering and publishing a wealth of information on the pioneers, early missionaries to the Chickasaw and Choctaw, preachers, committed elders, and the congregations and governing bodies of the Presbyterians. He follows them from the time of their first entry into the territory at the turn of the nineteenth century, through the era of church and presbytery...

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