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Saturday November 18, 2017 Stated Presbytery Assembly Notice
To the Church Commissioners, Council Elders and Committee Chairs, Commissioned Lay Pastors, and Minister Members of Presbytery:
 
On Saturday November 18 the Presbytery of Susquehanna Valley will be hosted by the United Presbyterian Church, 5695 Deer Path Lane, Cincinnatus NY 13040, phone (607)863-4404.  The church building and parking is located in a residential neighborhood at 5695 Deer Path Lane behind the Cincinnatus Central School.  The portion of Deer Path Lane where the church building sits is a closed loop.   Parking is up the driveway in a lot at the church.
 
State Highways 26, 41 and 23 all converge from various directions just south of Cincinnatus.  Continuing north on Route 26 about 1/2 mile from this intersection, turn right(east) onto Telephone Rd. Ext. and go 3/10 mile to Lower Cinn-Cinn Road and turn left (Cincinnatus Road).  Continue north 4/10 mile, past the Central School to Deer Path Lane and turn left.  Continue less than 1/2 mile on Deer Path Lane, and either straight or left on the loop to the church building, sign and driveway at 5695.
 
Registration is from 8:30 - 9:30 am, with worship at 9:00 a.m. and the business meeting call to order at 9:40.  Complimentary beverages and refreshments will be available during registration.  Business will finish before lunch.  Lunch is available for $7.  The Lunch menu will include The Women's Famous Homemade Corn Chowder, Homemade Rolls, Fruit Salad, Cookies and beverages.
 
Our Assembly offerings this year are normally divided evenly between the PC(USA) special offerings and local ministry needs, for this meeting, it will go to the Christmas Joy Offering and Cortland-Chenango Rural Services.  Checks should be made to  "United Presbyterian Church".
 
In addition to each pastor and lay pastor attending, each church is expected to send a ruling elder commissioner to presbytery assembly.  If the regular ruling elder delegate cannot attend, an alternate should go instead. Please email requests for excused absence to: statedclerk(at)susvalpresby.org
 
On November 11 reports and papers for the presbytery assembly meeting will begin to be posted and can be accessed online at: www.susvalpresby.org  then click Login.   You may need to have the presbytery user name and password to be able to open the files
 
Once logged in the papers are at  http://susvalpresby.org/events-listing/assembly and click the link for the November 18, 2017 meeting near the top of the page.
 
Please print or save your papers to your computer in advance as only limited Internet will be available at the church.  
 
Rev. Dr. James F. Martin, Stated Clerk