Living in a time of division, polarization, and heated rhetoric, Palms Presbyterian Church developed Project Common Grounds (PCG) to utilize education, guest speakers, the deliberative dialogue process, and sermon themes to “BE” the Beatitudes and live as “faithFULL“ citizens. Learn more about this project which puts Matthew 25 principles into practice.Read More →

Our presbytery’s Disaster Assistance Commission (SAPDAC), the Florida Presbyterian Disaster Assistance Network (FLAPDAN), and PDA are working together to develop a statewide list of “commuter volunteers” who can respond to local disasters. Learn more!Read More →

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Adult and youth members of Fort King Presbyterian Church joined in Ocala’s Black Lives Matter demonstration on May 31. As a Matthew 25 congregation, the focus on dismantling structural racism prompted their peaceful participation in the community march.Read More →

Members of our presbytery gathered for a brief called meeting at First Presbyterian Church of Starke on June 23. We give thanks for all those who attended and the members of First Presbyterian Church of Starke who graciously volunteered. Check out the video and a few photos.Read More →

Our presbytery welcomes the Rev. Dale Ambler as an Honorably Retired member. Dale and his wife Tari have recently relocated to the Ocala area, are building a house, and will be seeking a new church home in that area. Read more about Dale and welcome him to our presbytery!Read More →

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On June 1, First Presbyterian Church of Fernandina Beach welcomed the Rev. Dr. Karl Kling as its Interim Pastor. Karl returns to our presbytery after he recently completed an interim term at First Presbyterian Church in Gainesville.Read More →

This pastoral letter on racial hatred and social justice is from our presbytery’s Coordinating Council. Members of Council proclaim this message in this video, and the full text of their letter is reprinted. Includes a link to comprehensive Racial Injustice resources from the PC(USA)Read More →

Montgomery Center is getting ready for Summer Camp 2020, OVERCOMERS! It’s time for some fun in the sunshine and a chance to make lasting memories. Registration is limited to 40 campers every week, first come first served. Don’t miss this opportunity and join the fun NOW. See the schedule and register today!Read More →

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There will be a called meeting of the presbytery on Tuesday, June 23, at noon, in the parking lot of First Presbyterian Church of Starke. Read More →