Using Social Media to Reach Out
When - Saturday, April 11 9:00 - 3:00
Where - United Presbyterian Church - Ft. Morgan, CO
What - This workshop will explore how social media can be used to connect with your community Monday through Saturday. Online spaces like Facebook, Twitter, and Yelp will be explained with basics of how to set up and engage; you'll also get some useful tips. Additionally, we will discuss how social media is viewed and experienced by Millennials. You will leave with the skills to set up accounts, ideas for how to leverage the tools, and a better understanding of those most likely to engage with you online.
Cost - $10.00 for lunch
REGISTRATION IS NECESSARY! Please complete the registration form that you will find under the tab "Educational Events" and return it to the Presbytery office by March 30th.
Culture of Generosity ... is a fast-paced, informative, two-hour seminar designed to help congregational leaders reconsider their stewardship practices ...
... discusses the significance of a Reformed approach to stewardship, the importance of a narrative budget, developing a generosity team, a year around calendar of interpretation, and much more ...
... will be offered from 10:00 a.m. - noon on Wednesday, May 27 at Central Presbyterian Church in Longmont, Colorado. Refreshments will be provided ...
... will also be offered with participants from Wyoming Presbytery from 10:00 a.m. - noon on Thursday, May 28 at First Presbyterian Church in Cheyenne, Wyoming.
... is provided at no cost and presented by Sherry Kenney, Ministry Relations Officer for the Presbyterian Foundation, PC(USA), who is based in Denver, Colorado and Kevin Keaton, Regional Representative for the Synods of the Rocky Mountains and Sun of the Board of Pensions, PC(USA) ...
... works! Previous participants, who implemented the principles promoted by the seminar, have remarked that Culture of Generosity made a positive impact on the stewardship of their church.
Treasurer's/Administrators Workshop ... is designed to assist the individuals in your church who handle enrollment and dues as well as other benefit related issues.
... will cover such topics as eligibility and enrollment, Effective Salary, cost-sharing, special transitions, vacancy dues, and much, much, more!
... will be offered from 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 27 at Central Presbyterian Church in Longmont, Colorado. Refreshments will be provided ...
... is provided at no cost and participants will receive useful materials, including the newest edition of the Benefits Administration Handbook ...
... will be led by Kevin Keaton, Regional Representative for the Synods of the Rocky Mountains and Sun of the Board of Pensions, PC(USA) ... In order to assure that there are amply materials for everyone, please kindly RSVP to Kevin Keaton (contact Presbytery office if you do not have his email).
The Presbytery has received a copy of the "2015 Church and Clergy Tax Guide for 2014 Tax Return Preparation and 2015 Year-Round Use". If you would like to see this copy or borrow it, please contact the Presbytery office.There are also several CD's that pertain to tax related issues. If you would like to see these CD's or borrow one or more of them, please contact the Presbytery office. The Presbytery also has the monthly "newsletters" for "Church Finance Today" and "Church Law & Tax Report". These are available for churches to look over as needed.
2015 Presbytery Meetings
- May 2 - Highlands Camp near Allenspark, Colorado
- August 8 - First United Presbyterian Church in Loveland, Colorado
- October 23-24 - First Presbyterian Church in Ft. Collins, Colorado
The Presbytery Mission Center is located at 7257 West 4th Street, Unit 4 in west Greeley. It houses the presbytery offices, resource center, and conference room.
From the WEST: Take US 34 east from I-25. Exit at US 34 Business Route (10th Street). Proceed east on 10th Street to 71st Avenue. Turn left (north) on 71st Avenue to 4th Street. Turn left (west) on 4th
From the EAST: Take US 34 west from US 85 to 71st Ave. Turn right (north) on 71st Avenue approximately 2.5 miles to 4th Street. Turn left (west) on
4th Street. Office is on north side of 4th Street, approxStreet. Office is on north side of 4th Street, approximately 200 yards from intersection.
From the NORTH: From US 85, turn right (west) on Colorado 14 at Ault. Proceed to WCR 31. Turn left (south) on WCR 31. Continue approximately 8 miles to 4th Street in Greeley. Turn right (west) on 4th Street, approximately 1.2 miles. Office is on north side of 4th Street, approximately 200 yards from intersection.imately 200 yards from intersection.