Upcoming...
  • 6/30 Special Meeting of the Presbytery IN-PERSON at First PC (Hampton)
  • 7/2 REPORTS DUE for PEVA meting
  • 7/5 PEVA OFFICE CLOSED
  • 7/8 Congregational Vitality Team 2:00 p.m. via Zoom
  • 7/9 PEVA PACKET POSTED
  • 7/12 Presbytery Council at 2:00 p.m.
  • 7/17 ZOOM Orinetation for Commissioners 9:30 a.m.
  • 7/20 126th STATED MEETING OF PEVA via Zoom

"We build bridges across divides to deepen connection to Christ and one another to serve the world."

16-Day Challenge

The Racial Dialogue Team has devloped a 16-Day Race Equity Challenge inspired by the Myers Park PC's challenge and the PC(USA)'s Matthew 25 racial justice challenge. For more information, please visit their new webpage.

COACHING NETWORK

The Congregational Vitality team has launch a new coaching program for PEVA Ministers, Commissioned Pastors, and other church leaders. 

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PEVA Office

Given recent CDC guidelines, the PEVA office will be gradually reopening. Please call 757-397-7063 before you visit or to make an appointment. We continue to be concerned for those who are not vaccinated or immunocompromised and we encourage everyone to take appropriate precautions.

PDA- CONGO GOMA HUMANITARIAN CRISIS


The Presbyterian Disaster Assistance (PDA)  is working on a relief effort for Goma in the Democratic Republic of the Congo after the recent eruption of the Nirangona Volcano that has caused the displacement of more than 400,000 people. Presbyterian Disaster Assistance is currently processing a $10,000 solidarity grant in response to the eruption of Mount Nyiragongo and subsequent earthquakes. They are working with the Congo Mission Network and Presbyterian World Mission to discuss the best ways to support the global partner’s response.Contributions should be made directly to the PDA online or by check using the account: Democratic Republic of Congo DR000088Click here to donate or for more information.

Read the Presbyterian News Service Article here.

BECOME A MATTHEW 25 CHURCH

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We are called to actively engage in the world around us, so our faith comes alive and we wake up to new possibilities.  We are invited to act boldly and compassionately to serve people who are hungry, oppressed, imprisoned or poor.  Join in with our brothers and sisters and we can help our denomination (PCUSA) be a more relevant, unified presence in the world.  CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.  Exciting news First PC Hampton, First United PC, King's Grant PC, Saint  Andrew PC, Suffolk PC and New Horizons PC are Matthew 25 churches within PEVA. 

PEVA's Congregational Vitality, Hunger & Peacemking Teams encourages PEVA churches to become a  Matthew 25 Church.   If our presbytery has 20% or more of our congregations become Matthew 25 churches and embrace these areas of focus we are a creififed Matthew 25 Presbytery.  Let's be the church  together as we are called to do.