A recent blogpost by Joni Eareckson Tada, published on The Gospel Coalition: Continue reading Reflections on the 50th Anniversary of My Diving Accident by Joni Eareckson Tada
The Session of Plains Church is moving forward with plans to establish a mission church in St. Francisville, Louisiana. The following process has been submitted to and accepted by the Session Continue reading Process for St. Francisville Mission
Each Sunday, as I stand on our elevated platform, I look out at a couple hundred faces of various ages, different shades of color, and a diversity of expressions, all bidding me to speak on behalf of God.
But one face in particular captures my attention in a unique way every week. Her name is Jaakkina, and she sits in the balcony because of her autism. Her parents are intensely aware of her need to jump, dance, and wiggle throughout the service, so they sit up high among the few as an expression of love for their daughter and for the majority of their brothers and sisters below.
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At our worship service on Sunday, March 12 of this year, the Session of Plains PCA – represented by Ruling Elder Will Lampton – offered to the congregation words of encouragement as we enter into what looks to be a time of change for our faith family and a reminder of the many blessings that God has poured out on our fellowship. Continue reading Testimony of Thanksgiving & Encouragement
A recent article on the PCA Discipleship Ministries website addresses personal aspects of ministry to special needs families. Written by Stephanie Hubach, Founding Director of Mission to North America’s (MNA) Special Needs Ministries, she equips and encourages us with thoughts on adjusting our attitude and approach when reaching out to our special needs families.
Please read Frequent Flyer Tips by Stephanie Hubach. (Preceeding link will open in a new window.)
In October of 2016, following the lead of the General Assembly of our denomination, the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA), the Session of Plains PCA agreed upon and signed the following sessional commitment to the work of Racial Reconciliation that lies before us as a church, as a denomination and as a society.
On July 5 the leadership of First Presbyterian Church (PCA) in Jackson, Mississippi offered a word of encouragement to that church’s congregation in the light of the recent Obergfell vs. Hodges decision Continue reading A Word of Encouragement from First Pres Jackson (PCA)
In order to mobilize the PPC membership for ministry and to more effectively minister to the Body and to serve the community,the officers of the church offer the following ministry teams for your consideration. Continue reading Plains Ministry Teams
At the beginning of the year, a team of 7 members of Plains Presbyterian Church went on a week-long visit to Casa Hogar Children’s Home, an MTW partner work in Acapulco, Mexico.
Continue reading Casa Hogar Visit
There have been several requests for this poem, A Gospel Poem For Christmas, written by our pastor Campbell Silman. It is posted here for your enjoyment. Continue reading A Gospel Poem for Christmas