​EPIC FLOODING AT THE CHURCH OVERNIGHT

MAY 4-5

An update on what happened at the church early Friday morning, May 5:

  • The water entered the basement of the building and at its highest, was at the 1st floor level.
  • Effinger Fire Department pumped the water out of the basement.
  • ​The HVAC system is not working.
  • WE HAVE FLOOD INSURANCE. INSURANCE COMPANY SUGGESTS THAT WE HOLD OFF ON CLEANUP UNTIL ADJUSTORS AND CLEANUP SPECIALISTS CAN ASSESS THE DAMAGE. BUILDING AND GROUNDS COMMITTEE ASKS THAT YOU DO NOT TRY TO CLEAN ANYTHING UP UNLESS AUTHORIZED. DO TAKE PHOTOGRAPHS.
  • Electricity was cut off as the water reached the electric box, it is now working we believe.
  • Doug and his family evacuated about 3:30 am on Friday morning; Jessica's due date is fast approaching. The Sexton house appears to be undamaged


PHOTOS AT LEFT TAKEN EARLY  MORNING,

MAY 5, 2017




About Steve Willis, our pastor . . . .  


Steve is in his twenty-second year

of ordained ministry in the

Presbyterian Church USA, most

recently serving as the Interim

Pastor of Westminster Presbyterian

Church in Lynchburg.  Steve advocates for small church ministry, consults for other small churches and

occasionally leads workshops for small church pastors and members.  He is currently engaged in intentional interim ministry as a way of strengthening small churches during times of pastoral transition.


A graduate of UNC, Chapel Hill, Steve holds a Master of Divinity from Union Theological Seminary.  He brings a warm and energetic sprit to his work. Steve and his family live in Bedford.  His wife Amy is a professor at Lynchburg College and is also a Presbyterian Minister.  Son Nate and daughter Cate round out the family

PHOTOS OF THE 2016 ANNUAL DINNER

​Next Dinner:  November 4,2017

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All services are on schedule for tomorrow, May 7th.  Please be advised that the furnace is not operating, you may want to plan accordingly.

Summer Youth Program Director

Collierstown Presbyterian ChurchCollierstown Presbyterian Church is seeking a Summer Youth Program Director for June and July 2017.  This individual will be responsible for planning and implementing a Bible based curriculum for youth ages 8-15.  


​​Collierstown Presbyterian Church