The next Stated Meeting of the Presbytery of Lake Michigan will be held at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, March 13, via electronic meeting technology.

The meeting will focus on “Reflecting Together the Mission of Christ.” The morning session will include presbytery business and worship with communion conducted via a Zoom webinar. The afternoon session will include break-out discussion areas in a Zoom meeting where participants will engage in dialogue about specific questions:

  1. How has “reflecting the mission” changed for congregations? How has it changed for the presbytery?
  2. What changes have been beneficial? What changes have been detrimental?
  3. What has stayed the same? What should not have stayed the same? What should stay the same?

Registration and Link Details

Registration for the Stated Presbytery Meeting closed on March 2. Teaching elders, designated elder commissioners and ruling elders assigned voting rights who registered will receive a unique link for the morning session on Friday, March 12. Link details for the break-out sessions will be sent during after noon on March 13.

Everyone else who wishes to view the morning session will find a live stream video link at on the Stated Presbytery Meeting page on March 13. Those who registered to join a break-out discussion area will receive link details after noon on March 13.

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Protocol Training

Virtual meeting protocol training for commissioners, pastors and presenters, especially those making presentations or participating in specific portions of the meeting, will be offered at 2:30 p.m. Monday, March 8, 2021.  Individuals may indicate their interest when registering to attend the Stated Meeting or click below.

New Commissioner Training

Orientation for newly elected commissioners will be held at 9 a.m. Thursday, March 11, via a Zoom meeting.  Registration information for this session will be sent directly to those individuals who identify themselves during the Stated Meeting registration process as coming to their first presbytery meeting.