2024 Stated Meetings of

Trinity Presbytery

Saturday, February 17, 2024

Saturday, May 18, 2024

Saturday, August 24, 2024

Tuesday November 19, 2024

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The Fall Stated Meeting of Trinity Presbytery was held on Tuesday, November 14, 2023, at 9:30 a.m., at First Presbyterian Church in Laurens. The meeting opened with prayer by the Moderator,the Rev. Dr. Kyle Hite. Worship followed with a sermon entitled “Be Dazzling” from the Rev. Emily Mooneyhan, Associate Pastor for Congregational Care and Concern, Eastminster Presbyterian Church.

An offering was collected to be designated for the Committee on Preparation for Ministry (CPM) Scholarship Fund. The link to contribute is still live for those who would like to contribute. Trinity Presbytery CPM Offering.

Presbytery was welcomed by the Rev. Dr. Mike McCracken, Pastor of First Presbyterian Church in Laurens.

The Rev. Dr. Danny Murphy, General Presbyter was recognized for his dedication and leadership in Trinity Presbytery for the past 23 years. On behalf of the Presbytery Coordinating Team and the Staff of Trinity Presbyterya Resolutionpenned by the Rev. Dr. Robert Scotland was read and presented to Dr. Murphy. Dr. Murphy’s wife, Judith, was also recognized for her support of, not only of her husband, but of the ministries and staff of the Presbytery.

Presbytery welcomed two new members:

Rev. Dr. Lawrence Willis, who will serve as Stated Supply Pastor at Northminster Presbyterian Church 

Rev. Dr. Beth Yarborough, who will serve as Parish Associate for First Presbyterian Church in Aiken.

The 2024 Proposed Budget for Trinity Presbytery was adopted.

Oral and /or written reports were presented from all the teams, committees, commissions and focus groups.

Reports and updates were received from the following related institutions:

                   Presbyterian Mission Agency (PMA)

                       Association of Smaller Congregations (ASC) 

                       Vital Congregations (Focus Group) 

                       Presbyterian Disaster Assistance (PDA) Team


The next Stated Meeting of Trinity Presbytery will be held on Saturday, February 17, 2024, at Shandon Presbyterian Church in Columbia, convening at 9:30 a.m.

This condensed two-hour workshop aims to provide an overview of social media and AI for church enhancement, with a balance of theory and hands-on practical exercises. Participants will leave with actionable insights and the confidence to apply these tools in their church community.

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Presbyterian Women’s

Church-wide Gathering

August 8-11, 2024 in St Louis, MO 

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We are thrilled to announce an exciting partnership between Trinity Presbytery and Misfits Marketing, a dynamic digital marketing agency.

As part of this collaboration, we are delighted to offer churches and ministries within Trinity Presbytery a range of website design and digital services to help you strengthen your online presence at 40% off!

In today's digital age, having an effective online presence is essential for reaching and engaging with your congregation and the wider community. Misfits Marketing brings expertise in creating modern, user-friendly websites and providing digital solutions that align with the unique needs of churches and ministries.

Upcoming Workshop:

Additionally, we encourage you to be on the lookout for an upcoming workshop this winter titled "Using Social Media and AI to Expand the Mission of Your Church." This workshop will provide valuable insights and practical strategies for leveraging social media and artificial intelligence to enhance your church's outreach efforts. Stay tuned for more details on this exciting event!

At Trinity Presbytery, we are committed to supporting our churches and ministries in adapting to the digital landscape of the 21st century. We believe that our partnership with Misfits Marketing will empower you to effectively connect with your community, share your faith, and advance your mission.

For inquiries and further information, please contact Susan at shammersley@trinity-presbytery.org.

We look forward to embarking on this digital journey with you and witnessing the positive impact it will have on our congregations and ministries. Click the button below for more information and pricing.

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New Job opportunities available with the PCUSA

Shandon Presbyterian Church has an opportunity for a full-time Office Manager to oversee and coordinate assigned administrative duties associated with the ministry and mission of Shandon Presbyterian Church. Requires excellent phone and interpersonal skills, attention to detail, ability to multi-task, and mastery of MS Office Suite and Google Drive. Familiarity with Constant Contact, Canva, and Adobe InDesign is a bonus. Email shandonpersonnel@gmail.com.

Director of Development Communications 

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The Presbytery office has reopened. However, if you are planning on visiting the office, please call beforehand to be sure the staff member you need to see will be there.

All safety precautions continue to be observed.

The Presbytery Office Hours

9:00 a.m.- 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday & Thursday
9:00 a.m. -1 p.m. on Friday

Wednesday- open only for appointments, staff will be working remotely.

Please call ahead if you need to make an appointment for Wednesdays.