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August Presbytery Meeting- Maysville, KY
To:  Teaching Elder and Ruling Elder Commissioners
Notice of Stated Meeting of the Presbytery of Transylvania
The Presbytery of Transylvania will meet on Saturday, August 12, 2017, at First Presbyterian Church, 21 W Third Street, Maysville, KY.  (The Presbytery thanks the pastor, staff, elders and members of FPC, Maysville for hosting the presbytery meeting and congratulates them as they celebrate their 200th anniversary year.)  The Presbytery meeting convenes at 10:00 AM.  Registration opens at 9:00 AM.  For those churches involved with the New Beginnings program, a presentation begins at 8:30 AM. 
To find the proposed docket, business items and reports, go to , click on the tab for "Policies and Meetings," then click the link for "Stated Meetings-Presbytery Meeting Materials," and finally the link for the "August 12, 2017" meeting.
If you are unable to attend, please request an excused absence from the Stated Clerk.  Email: .  If you need childcare, please make your request with Robyn Justus by August 4th.  Email: .  If you have any questions or need more information, please reply to the stated clerk's email as listed above. 
God's blessings to each one and see you soon in Maysville. 

For more information on Maysville, click HERE   
The Rev. Jerry L. Utt, II
Stated Clerk
Kentucky Council of Churches Annual Assembly
Registration is now open for the 2017 Annual Assembly
Please join us October 19th-20th at Jeffersontown Christian Church in Louisville for our annual assembly.
This year's keynote speakers are the Rev. Dr. Miguel De La Torre and Mr. Jack Jezreel.
Our workshops will discuss various forms of power and privilege and include topics such as "Working to Remove Systemic Privilege" led by Dr. Charisse Gillett; "Immigration Privilege" led by Dr. Emily Askew; "Environmental Privilege" led by members of KCC's Creation Care committee; "The Effects of Economic Privilege on Health" led by Tom Walton and a workshop discussing our 2018 theme - "A House Divided" led by a member of The Kentucky Rural-Urban Exchange.
Please visit our website, click on "Events" and then click "Annual Assembly". The website has detailed information about the event as well as accommodations
Pastoral Opportunites
There are a number of Pastoral Opportunities available in the Presbytery.  If you know of anyone who might be interested in one of the following positions, please share this information with them.

First Presbyterian Church, Lawrenceburg- Solo Pastor 

First Presbyterian Church, Somerset- Solo Pastor

Beaumont Presbyterian Church- Head of Staff

The Presbyterian Church, Danville- Interim Head of Staff

Hunter Presbyterian Church- Interim Pastor
Church News and Events
Events listed here do not reflect the view of the whole Presbytery and should not be seen as an endorsement of a particular theological view or stance unless otherwise stated.  If you have an event or news you would like to share with the Presbytery, please email
Salem Presbyteran Church Ice Cream Social- August 20th at 6 PM
The folks as Salem Church at Pinegrove, 312 Combs Ferry Road, invite you to an old-fashioned ice cream social and hymn sing on Sunday, August 20, 6:00 p.m., at the church. Several flavors of homemade ice cream and toppings will be served (FREE!). That will be followed by a "choose-your-hymn" hymn sing. All are welcome!
July and August Ordination Anniversaries
7-  Yongwha Kim- 12 years
11- Scott Cervas- 15 years
11- Eric Iversen - 54 years
15- John White- 23 years
20- Jackson Haga - 54 years
21- Darryl Baker - 34 years
23- George Naze- 30 years

May God continue to bless your ministry!

If we have missed your ordination anniversary or have incorrect information, please email so we can update your information.
August Meeting Dates

10- Christian Formation- 6:30, Beaumont Presbyterian 

11- Pre-Presbytery Gathering with Ann Philbrick- Maysville

12- Presbytery Meeting- 10am- Maysville

14-15- CPM Retreat

16- Lexington Area Pastor's Lunch- 12- Rooster's Bar and Grill

22- Administration Commission- 3:00- Second, Lexington

24- Leadership Development- 1:00, Beaumont Presbyterian

24- London PNC Training- 5:00

25- South/Central Pastor's Lunch- 12- Cheddar's in London

28- North Central Pastor's Lunch- 12- Bianke's in Cynthiana

Presbytery Meetings 2017

Saturday, November 11 - 10:00 a.m. - Corbin Presbyterian.
Presbytery of Transylvania
PO Box 23580
Lexington, Kentucky 40523