Blackhawk Presbytery
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
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Blackhawk Presbytery
1922 N. IL Rte. 2
P.O. Box 199
Oregon, IL 61061



2019 November Presbytery Meeting

The Stated Meeting of the Presbytery of Blackhawk was held on November 12, 2019 at 2nd Congregational/1st Presbyterian Church, Rockford, IL New Presbytery Moderator, Commissioned Pastor Chuck Johnson and Vice-Moderator, Rev. Dr. Anita Stuart-Steva were installed in addition to committee members, moderators and the Kenya 2020 Mission Team. 

The Presbytery approved the position description and title for a new Transformational Presbyter and discussed the leadership competencies they felt were most necessary / desirable. A nominating committee (TPNC) to search for that individual was elected and have begun their work. 


           Draft 2020 Presbytery Unified Budget (second reading)
          GA Applications from Ruling Elders - 2 commissioners and 2 alternates will be elected
GA Applications from Ministers of the Word and Sacrament - 2 commissioners and 2 alternates will be elected
Personnel Committee recommends renewal of the previously adopted Health Reimbursement Arrangement Plan with no changes (other than dates):
Presbytery Assembly Planning Committee
Stronghold Camp & Retreat Center Committee Report:
Transition Team
          Leadership Competencies    
Treasurer's Report