Presbytery Meeting

Next Stated Presbytery Meeting

The next regular Stated Meeting will be at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, March 11, 2023, and will be hosted by the First Presbyterian Church of Holland.  

A decision about whether the Stated Meeting will be held in-person or virtually via Zoom will be made closer to the meeting date. Please watch this website and the presbytery’s eDIGEST for updated information.

Upcoming Due Dates

  • Saturday, February 11, 2023 – Requests for docket time at the Saturday, March 11, 2023 regular Stated Meeting due via an online form available here.

  • Saturday, February 11, 2023 – Requests for a 30-Second Announcement and/ or information table at the Saturday, March 11, 2023 regular Stated Meeting due via an online form available here.

    Please check this page for additional due dates as preparations continue for the March 11, 2023 regular Stated Meeting. Send a message to for more information.

Request Docket Time

Docket requests for the regular Stated Meeting on Saturday, March 11, 2023, should be submitted on or before Saturday, February 11, 2023, by clicking here.

Request a Thirty-Second Announcement

Thirty-Second Announcements are just that: 30 seconds of screen time projected before and after Stated Meetings as congregations and Presbytery of Lake Michigan groups share information about activities, programs and ideas that might interest other presbytery members.

The announcements may include a screen with text information and/or a short video clip but cannot last longer than 30 seconds. Decisions about the inclusion of Thirty-Second Announcements is at the discretion of staff. (Please note that announcements about fundraising activities are not used.)

Requests to have a 30-Second Announcement and/or information display table must be submitted using an online form available here. Presbytery staff then will work with the identified contact person to the get the announcement prepared.

New Commissioners Training

There will be an orientation for new commissioners held online at 9 a.m. Thursday, March 9, 2023. Any new commissioner who wants to attend that training should indicate their interest when completing the overall Stated Meeting registration form OR send an email to  

Excused Absences 

Teaching elders unable to attend the meeting should remember to request an excused absence by using this link.

Stated Meeting Feedback

Tell us how you think the Stated Meeting went by filling out the feedback form! This will help presbytery staff and leaders continue to improve the process.

Want to stay in the Loop?

Subscribe to Presbytery of Lake Michigan Emails

Be informed in all the things that are happening in our Presbytery.

Next Stated Meetings

The next regular Stated Meeting will be at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, March 11, 2023, and will be hosted by the First Presbyterian Church of Holland.

Visit the Presbytery Meetings page of this website and watch the eDigest for updated information about how to register for the meeting and where to find the presbytery packet. Decisions about whether to gather in-person or online will be made closer to the meeting date.

The Presbytery of Lake Michigan, 1511 Helen Avenue, Portage, MI 49002 | Copyrighted © 2022