Information for ministers, educators, church administrators, clerks, and congregations
January 13, 2021
Stated Clerk and Advocacy Director to Discuss Capitol Attack
On January 14 at 3:30, PC(USA) hosts a discussion on the attack on Congress. Join in a conversation that will focus on white supremacy, racism in policing, and our role forward as a community of faith dedicated to justice and equality. The Office of Public Witness hosts this event featuring Associate Director of Advocacy Rev. Jimmie R. Hawkins and PC(USA) Stated Clerk Rev. Dr. J. Herbert Nelson.
Support Group for Clergy Partners Forming
Artos Retreats introduces a new facilitated online interdenominational small group exclusively for spouses and partners of clergy. Through six sessions, explore role changes and challenges during the pandemic and how to define them more assertively. Registration is free for the first two sessions, with an opportunity to continue for four more sessions at a nominal fee. First session is January 28.
SPT Listening Sessions
Final Reminder
Share your thoughts and get answers to your questions on the Strategic Planning Team Report. Two listening sessions remain: Wednesday and Thursday at 7:00 p.m.
Small Church Leaders Invited to Join New Stewardship Group
Small membership congregation leaders: would you like to join with others to discuss your unique needs? A new cohort is forming to help you share ideas and explore opportunities. The group will meet via Zoom on the fourth Tuesday of each month, with the first session January 26.
Financial accounting for 2020 will close on January 19. We appreciate your financial gifts that support our shared mission. Any contributions received after January 19 will be applied to 2021's budget.
2020 Books Close Next Week
PW Plan Virtual Spring Gathering
Presbyterian Women of POJ will meet virtually on May 1 to conduct their annual business meeting, celebrate members who entered the Church Triumphant, and worship together. Save the date. Registration information and more details to come as plans develop.
Stated Meetings
February 20, 2021
107th Stated Meeting
Online via Zoom
Overture deadline: Dec 17 at noon
Packet online: February 4
June 15, 2021
108th Stated Meeting
Invitation needed

October 16, 2021
109th Stated Meeting
Invitation needed
Bulletin Board
NEXT Church National Gathering
Learn about necessary breaking, gracious blessing, and essential building to create Jesus’s vision of belonging and blessed community at the free, virtual NEXT Church Gathering (March 5-7).
Festival of
The Festival of Homiletics (May 17-21) invites you into conversation around how the promise of the Gospel might shape hope and ministry for the future church.
Find details on our online bulletin board.
Learn about church employment opportunities or submit a job to POJ's job board.

  • Worship leader, First Church (Richmond)

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