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Lehigh Presbytery Installs the Rev. Dr. John Haberer, Jr. as Pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of Allentown

The installation service, on October 23, 2016, capped a two-year national search headed by First Presbyterian’s 10-member Pastor Nominating Committee, whose decision to issue a formal call to Rev. Haberer was reviewed and approved by Lehigh Presbytery. Rev. Haberer is … Continue reading

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Lehigh Presbytery Installs the Rev. Laura Stone as Pastor of the United Presbyterian Church of Slating

On March 13, 2016 the congregation of the United Presbyterian Church of Slatington voted to call their temporary supply pastor, the Rev. Laura Stone, as their part-time pastor. The Committee on Ministry, acting on behalf of Lehigh Presbytery, approved this … Continue reading

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Northampton County Outstanding Senior Citizen Award

Congratulations to Marian Lewis! Marian Lewis was born in 1923, making her a young at heart (soon-to-be) 92-year old. She studied organ and church music at Westminster Choir College in Princeton, NJ, graduating with the class of 1945. Marian gave … Continue reading

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Lehigh Presbytery elects a New Stated Clerk

Ruling Elder Marsha Heimann, from the First Presbyterian Church of Allentown, was elected and installed as Stated Clerk on February 24th. We welcome her to her new ministry in Lehigh Presbytery.   [Moderator Teaching Elder David Duquette, Stated Clerk Ruling Elder Marsha … Continue reading

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Memorial Tribute to the Rev. Herbe Stocker

September 28, 1930 – December 9, 2014 Herbe Stocker: a true ‘doulos’ (as he used to call himself)…a ‘servant’ of God. I first met Herbe when I moved to the Lehigh Valley over 30 years ago. I was to be … Continue reading

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Christian Camping Appeal Letter

“I am about to do a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it?”     Isaiah 43: 19   November 19, 2014 Dear Friends of Christian Camping, As we enter into a season of Thanksgiving, we would like to … Continue reading

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Installation of the Rev. Susan Tindall

On Saturday, November 8, 2014 Lehigh Presbytery installed the, newly ordained, Rev. Susan Tindall as Associate Pastor of the College Hill Presbyterian Church of Easton.  Susan received her M.Div with a MA in C.E. from Princeton Theological Seminary in 2010. … Continue reading

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Helping Hands

The dedicated Helping Hands volunteers completed another mission work trip to Jamaica, New York (Sandy Relief). On the last Sunday in September, twelve sets of willing hands left from the parking lot of First Presbyterian Church of Allentown to brave … Continue reading

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Update from the Christian Camping Transistion Team

Dear Friends of Christian Camping, On November 10th, the Joint Transition Team met for a second time. As we shared insights during Bible study, discussed the topics at hand, and enjoyed a meal together, it became evident that a shared … Continue reading

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