Session News

Financial notes

Kitchen floor project

People both inside Eliot Church and beyond have responded generously to our appeal for money to pay for the repair of the kitchen floor. As of September, $13,000 has been received.

Charly Ott and Kevin Taing made a plan for the work, which includes some excavation underneath the rotted floor, placement of pressure-treated 2x6 beams, sheets of water-proofRead more

Cambodian ministry

Pastor Thysan has served in a variety of capacities at Eliot Church over the past 21 years, but one person cannot indefinitely lead a ministry. A leadership structure is necessary for long and vital ministry.

In order to deepen our commitment to Cambodian ministry, the Session of Eliot Church, along with Pastors Heather Prince Doss and Thysan Sam, is recommendingRead more

New leaders ordained and installed


Julius Mokoro

On Jan. 31, Eliot Church held its annual meeting during the worship service. We elected elders and deacons for a new three-year term. After the meeting, when the worship service resumed, those leaders were installed. Elder Khien Nkimbeng and deacons Gordon Halm and Ramanith Nop were about to serve for the first time, so they were ordained. Elders and deacons fromRead more

Session focuses on Eliot's Mission

“Eliot Presbyterian Church is called by God through Jesus Christ to serve God’s children, bring the Word of God to the community, and demonstrate that God treasures each person.”

The Session of Eliot Church gathered at Pastor Heather’s house for a day-long retreat on Saturday, Feb. 20. They took an intense look at the mission statement Eliot developed atRead more

Youth come to Session meeting

Confirmation Session

Confirmation Session
Lori Hoffman

Nine members of the Confirmation Class came to Session meeting on May 16, 2015, to share their statements of faith. Session was encouraged and uplifted by hearing what the youth had to say. The following are some excerpts from their statements:

“Jesus Christ is my Lord and Savior. I believe that he died on the cross for me so thatRead more