supporting congregations of the Presbyterian Church (USA) in northwest Georgia
what we do
We believe God calls out and sets aside leaders for particular circumstances, times, and places. We work with local congregations to identify, recruit, train, and support men and women who are ready to answer God’s call to leadership.
Being the Church – people who demonstrate Jesus’ love and care for the world – is a spiritual task. It is also work that demands attention to many practical details. We work with congregations to develop and implement best practices for the stewardship – care and feeding – of people, leaders, buildings, property, and money.
Some projects are just too big to accomplish alone. When it is the best way, we help congregations and people connect to carry out the big projects – striving for reconciliation with God and neighors; battling for peace; standing for justice; and working to end suffering.
who we are
Nikki Collins MacMillan
Stated Clerk and Mission Coordinator
Treasurer, Chair of Ministry Support Team
Chair, Committee on Preparation for Ministry
Moderator, Coordinating Team
Chair, Committee on Ministry
Moderator of Presbytery
Mary Ellen Hittel
Chair, Nominating Committee
Chair, Worship Team
Edwin Gonzalez Gertz
Chair, Congregational Care and Mission Committee
Use the map below to explore our congregations. Contact information for each church can be found by clicking its icon.
Cherokee Presbytery is a regional governing body of the Presbyterian Church (USA), the largest Presbyterian denomination in the United States. Together, we bear witness to the faith that is our hope:
``In life and death we belong to God. Through the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, The love of God, And the communion of the Holy Spirit, we trust in the one triune God, the Holy One of Israel, whom alone we worship and serve.
With believers in every time and place, we rejoice that nothing in life or in death can separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord.``
events & meetings
Our next presbytery meeting is May 24 2016 at 5:30 PM at Deer Creek Shores Presbyterian Church in Cumming, GA.
Registration and resources for the meeting will be posted here by May 14, 2016.
Pastors and spouses are invited to an afternoon on the lake prior to the meeting. Click the button below for more information.
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