Prayers for the Churches

1 Thessalonians 5:16   “Pray without ceasing”

This challenge can be difficult yet it will help change us, our church, and the world.

On this page we unite with one another by praying for the churches in our presbytery at the same time.

Prayer Calendar for 2018


7         Unadilla, Paul Hamilton, Stated Supply

14        Bainbridge 1st, Barbara Renton, Interim Pastor

21       Masonville Federated Thomas Vance, Pastor

28      Valley United, Sharan Knoell Rosso, Pastor


4          Nichols 1st George Budine, Commissioned Lay Pastor

11        Hobart

18       Honorably retired pastors: Earl Arnold, Doug Beattie, Leonard Bjorkman, Sharon Dittman, Barry Downing,Linda Hendrian,  Marie King, Arthur Kopp, John Mahler, Jim Martin, Dean Miller, Maxine  Pardee, Allen Presby, Barbara Renton, Elwin Sire, Alfred Sunderwirth, Ronald Thomas, Spencer VanGulick, Delbert Wemple, Carol Wilson

 25       Clergy in specialized ministry or service beyond the jurisdiction of the church: 
             Roger DeNoyelles, Doug Horne, Peter Kwon, Taryn Mattice, Michael Spezio, Art Suggs


4          Worcester 1st Lynn Shepard, Stated Supply Pastor

11         Ministers at Large: Cheryl Ann Elfond, Bob Heinle, Barbara Schwartz

18        Windsor

25        Cortland Christ Community Janet Adair Hansen, Pastor


1         Conklin, Broad Ave/North Chapel of Conklin

8         The Staff of the Presbytery Christine Rogalski,  Administrator 
             Chris Burger and Becky Kindig, co-Stated Clerks, Lisa Heckman, Treasurer

15        Cincinnatus United George Carruth, Commissioned Lay Pastor

22        Davenport Charlotte Valley

29        Afton


6          Binghamton Ross Memorial

13        Delhi United Ministry Bobby Murphy, Pastor

20        Endwell Northminster, Rachel Helgeson, Pastor

 27        Oneonta 1st United Cynthia Walton-Leavitt, Pastor


3          Endicott Union Pat Raube, Pastor

10      General Assembly Commissioners

17        Andes, Marena Vittorio Schindler, Pastor

24       Laurens


1         Gilbertsville 1st Mark Piedmonte, Pastor 

9          Margaretville/ Shirley Davis, Commissioned Lay Pastor 
             New Kingston

15      Owego 1st Union Lisa Heckman, Interim Pastor

22        Christian Nurture Team

29       Walton United


5          Central Delaware Trinity Covenant, Patty Wolff, Pastor
            DeLancey United 
            West Delhi United 

12         Smithville Flats 1st

19        Lordville

26        Delhi 1st Lisa Ruth Mays, Interim Pastor


2        Stamford

9       Oneonta 1st Mark Montfort, Pastor

16        East Guilford United Patty Wolff, Pastor

23        Otego Doug Horne, Temporary Supply

30       Theological Seminaries


7        Cortland United David Johnson, Pastor

14        Nineveh 

21       Deposit 1st Marsh Muller, Commissioned Lay Pastor 

28       Dryden 1st Jim Hicks, Interim Pastor



5          Johnson City 1st Robert Peak, Pastor 
            Binghamton John Hus

12        Hancock

19        Bovina Center United Garrett Vittorio Schindler, Pastor

26        Cabin Hill Deb Fleming, Commissioned Lay Pastor       


2         Marathon Doug Hatch, Pastor

9        Binghamton Immanuel

16        Ethiopian Partnership Group

23        The Mission of the Synod of the Northeast

30       Binghamton United Kimberly Chastain, Pastor