At the request of the Presbytery Trustees, Moderator Karen Minnis has called a special meeting of the Presbytery of East Iowa for Thursday, June 28, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at the Presbytery Office (1700 South First Avenue, Suite 23, Iowa City) for the purpose of acting upon two time-sensitive items. Read the full notice by clicking here.Read more
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International Peacemaker Jerome Bizimana of Rwanda is visiting our Presbytery Sept. 27 through Oct. 1, bringing words of hope and reconciliation where the deepest hurts once divided. Invite him to your church! Contact Lisa Ross Thedens at email@example.com or 319-938-8807. Our Presbytery’s Peacemaking Task Force will assist you in transporting him to your church and do all we can to facilitate your event.
Rev. Bizimana Nkumbuyinka Jerome is President of Remera Presbytery in Rwanda and the initiator of the Light Group, bringing together survivors and perpetrators of the 1994 genocide of Tutsi Rwandans. He will share how the church helps bring about reconciliation.
Rev. Bizimana Nk. Jerome studied Peace Building and Conflict Resolution in Zambia in 2004 – 2005 at Mindolo Ecumenical Foundation. He is married to Jannette and father of 6 children, 3 boys and 3 girls.Read more
The 223rd General Assembly will take place in St. Louis from June 15-23. Please hold those who will gather to discern God’s leading in governance of the PCUSA, especially our East Iowa commissioners: Teaching Elder Lisa Ross Thedens, Teaching Elder Trey Hegar, Ruling Elder Marta Pumroy, and Ruling Elder Kerry Jennings along with our Stated Clerk Rebecca Blair.Read more
New PIF and Terms of Call Documents
Use the Presbytery Information Form to update contact information and the Terms of Call Form after voting on your Pastor's terms of call.