Dear Friends of Cayuga-Syracuse Presbytery,
The Presbytery of Cayuga-Syracuse will hold a stated meeting on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at the United Church of Fayetteville, 310 E. Genesee St., Fayetteville 13066. The gathering will begin with registration at 8:30 a.m. and a special program at 9 a.m. followed by the call to order at 10 a.m.
Things to know:

  • Childcare is available by reservation. RSVP to or (315) 637-3186 by Oct. 29
  • Lunch will be served at a cost of $7 payable at registration
  • Internet service will be available
  • Names of new commissioners may be sent to for nametags
  • Names for excused absences may be sent to
  • The gathering may be recorded and pictures will be taken
Things to anticipate:

  • “Faith in a New Key” - Gathering to music and conversation with Rev. Bill Carter and the Presbybop Musicians!
  • Worship with communion and special music and preaching by Rev. Bill Carter
  • Report on the CNY Missional Structures Working Group
  • Approval of 2019 Budget
  • “Good News” from our Congregations and Worshipping Communities
  • Best practices for event promotion by Communications Coordinator Sarah Buckshot
Presbytery gatherings are important opportunities to do business together, to worship together around Word and Sacrament, to learn together, and to connect with and engage in “one-anothering” with our sisters and brothers from throughout the Presbytery.
Papers for this meeting can be found here, and include:
Rules of Decorum
Minutes from the Presbytery meeting of August 14, 2018
Report from the Leadership Team
Cupp/Robinson contract
Smiths/Marcellus contract
Meyerhoffer/Marcellus covenant
New Worshipping Communities (NWC) Manual
Summary of Presbytery Finances as of September 30, 2018
Sept ’18 Per Capita report
Sept ’18 Budget report
3rd QTR statement of financial position by fund
Proposed 2019 C-S Budget
Minimum Terms of Call 2019
2018 Synod Assembly Report – Moore
2018 Synod Assembly Report – Epperson
Flyer – Saturday Morning with Ray Jones