Our mission in the world may 17 2010 updatePresentation Transcript
Our Mission to the World Presbytery of Donegal Missions May 18, 2010 update
Presbytery of Donegal Mission Total Mission Giving in Dollars Received 2009: GA $394,791 Synod $ 82,735 Presbytery $282,336 Total $759,862 Always in Top 10 Mission Giving Presbyteries List !! Mission Support Commitment We vote to: Give: 45% Mission $ to GA Give: 12% Mission $ to Synod Give: 43% Mission $ to Presby In reality, we: We give 52% Mission $ to GA We give 11% Mission $ to Synod We give 37% Mission $ to Presby
Our Mission Priorities 2010 Camp Donegal $ 80,000 Staffing $ 78,530 New Church Development $ 70,000 Church Vitalization $ 27,000 Action in Mission $ 7,500
Our Mission Priorities 2010 Mthatha Partnership $ 6,000 Peace, Justice, Care of Creation $ 4,000 Christian Formation Division $ 3,000 Campus Ministry $ 2,500 Stewardship Education $ 1,000 Total Mission 2010 $279,530
Staffing Mission Half of Associate Executive Presbyter Salary Associate for Healthy Congregations’ Salary
Mission ChurchLa Iglesia
New Church Development Resurrection Chapel
New Church DevelopmentOromo Fellowship
Church Vitalization Ministry
Church Vitalization Ministry!
Action in Mission Division 2009 and 2010 Initiatives: Provided $3,000 in mission travel grants Helped the Rev. & Larry Moir move to Ethiopia Mission Conference Support! Bibles & Dictionaries for Ethiopia Provided $1,400 in Camp Donegal scholarships Funded Global Mission Advocate position
Peace, Justice, Care of Creation Rev. Bob Birch Department Chair
Campus Ministry Provide supporting funds for the Millersville University outreach Called: Christians Open Minded www.christiansopenminded.com
Stewardship Education Providing Scholarship Funds for a multitude of Stewardship Workshops and Events!
Presbyterian Women in Donegal Top 10 PW in mission giving in 2009 by giving $61,556 to PCUSA 39 churches have active women’s organizations Mission focus – 2008-9: Sowing Seeds of Hope in Congo and 2009-10: Susquehanna Safe Harbor (homeless shelter) and more Elder Kris Gerling is the Moderator Melissa Matheson, Gloria Straub and Jackie Caleb are on the Synod Coordinating Team
Mission, Mission, Mission….. As we continue to try to exhibit the Kingdom of Heaven to the world, we reach out in many different ways….. What will you do tomorrow?
THANK-YOU! Thank-You Very Much For Your Vital Role in Mission! Erin Cox-Holmes – email@example.com Charlie Gross - firstname.lastname@example.org