필라델피아노회 제94회 정기노회(English)

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2023-02-10 11:01
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The 94th Appointed Meeting of the Philadelphia Presbytery of the Korean-American Presbyterian Church was held as follows:

Time: September 13, 2022 (Tuesday) 10:00 AM

Place: Church of Love in Philadelphia (Senior Pastor Rev. Subyoung Lim) 710 Bethlehem Pike, Glenside, PA 19038

 

Chapter 1: Opening Worship and Communion

At 10:00 AM, after the Moderator of the Presbytery, Rev. Byeong Eun Lee led the session in singing Hymn 15, there was a Confession of Faith with the Apostle's Creed. And after Hymn 68 was sung, Elder Woon Yong Kim prayed. After Rev. Byeong Eun Lee read Ezekiel 37:1~10, Rev. David Jin Chun preached a sermon entitled, "Can These Bones live?” And after Hymn 198 was sung, the Holy Communion was officiated by Rev. Cheulhee Lee. After Rev. Jae Chul Lee prayed, the officiant read John 6:53~58, and preached a sermon, after which the sacraments were administered by Elder Woon Yong Kim and Elder HeeJu Kwon. Rev. Chulhee Lee gave the benediction to end the Opening Worship and Communion and it was 11:25 AM.

 

Chapter 2: Order of Meeting

At 11:35AM after Hymn 93 was sung and after Rev. Woon Young Paek’s prayer, the meeting was called to order.

 

1.  Member Roll Call

Pastoral Members: (35)

Rev. Ed Jungil Kim
 
Rev. Woon Young Paek
 
Rev. Taek Won Koh
 
Rev. Seung Cheol Kim
Rev. David Jin Chun Rev. Byeong Eun Lee Rev. Sang Chul Yoon Rev. Haekeun Choi
Rev. Chae Wan Yu Rev. Micah Pak Rev. Gi Eok Park. Rev. Wang Gyu Chae
Rev. Sin Hyung Sol Rev. Dae Soon Kang Rev. InKwang P. Kim Rev. Cheulhee Lee
Rev. Se Ken Kim Rev. Young Suk Shim Rev. Peter Pak Rev. Chang Hoon Oh
Rev. Sung Heum Lee Rev. Yang Myoung Ju Rev. Jai Min Moon Rev. Moo Sang Lee
Rev. Jaehun Jung Rev. Jihoon Kim Rev. Kyung Chang Oh Rev. Geon Yi
Rev. Brian J. Jung Rev. Inhwan Kim Rev. Subyoung Lim Rev. Jonathan Back Rev. Hosuk Lee Rev. Dae Heun Lee Rev. Jinho Choi
Elder Members: (5) Elder Jong Jin Lee.  
Elder Hee Joo Kwon
 
Elder Il Do Kwak
 
Elder Woon Yong Kim
Elder HeeDong Kim      
 
  1. Call to Order
The Clerk read the roll call. There were 35 pastors and 5 elders, with a grand total of 40 members in attendance to make the quorum; therefore, the 94th Presbytery meeting was called to order by the Moderator.

 

3.  Report of the Docket

The Clerk gave a report of the docket, and it was accepted.

Rev. Sung Chul Kim requested to have Examination and Credential Committee’s meeting, which was allowed.

 

4.   Report of the Clerk

The clerk presented the report, and it was accepted.

Additional documents: Absentees – Rev. Seung Hyun Kim, Rev. Paul W. Kim, InHyun Ryu, Rev. Nam Hyo Baek Rev. Joseph Joo, Rev. Tae Young Yoo, Rev. ChanYang Park, Rev. JaeSeung Baek, Rev. Woon Park, Rev. Yo Sup Lee Rev. Chang Joon Kim.

 

5.  Audit Report

The audit report was presented, and it was accepted.

 

6.  Report of the Treasurer’s Account

 

The treasurer’s report was presented, and it was accepted.

7.  Appointment of Announcer and Inspector of Attendance.

Rev. Wang Gyu Chae was appointed as Announcer and Rev. JaeWan Yoo was appointed as Inspector of attendance.

 

8.  Committee Reports (Governing Committees, Standing Committees, Regional Committees)

 
  • Steering Committee report is presented. It is accepted as follows:
 
  • The dissolvement of Rev. Young Suk Shim’s position as entrusted pastor of Atlantic Korean Presbyterian Church was accepted.
  • The petition from Young Suk Shim of Atlantic Korean Presbyterian Church to call Rev. Kyung Chang Oh as the entrusted pastor was accepted by absorption with Agape Presbyterian church from Sept. 25th, 2022.
  • The petition for election of 9 elders by Woon Young Paek of Yuong Sang Presbyterian Church was accepted.
  • The petition for transfer Se Ken Kim into different presbytery (NAP) was accepted
  • Examination and Credential committee report is It is accepted as follows:
    • Young Woo Lee (이영우), petitioned for by Rev. Nam Hyo Baek from Iglesia Presbiteriana La Esperanza, passed the Elder Examination.
    • Daniel Rhee (이종일), petitioned for by Rev. Inhwan Kim from Bucks County Presbyterian Church, passed the Elder Examination.
    • James Rhee (이종성), petitioned for by Rev. Inhwan Kim from Bucks County Presbyterian Church, passed the Elder Examination.
    • Henry Jo (조현일), petitioned for by Rev. Inhwan Kim from Bucks County Presbyterian Church, passed the Elder Examination.
    • Isaac Park (박이삭), petitioned for by Rev. Inhwan Kim from Bucks County Presbyterian Church, passed the Pastoral Under Care Examination.
    • Jong Hak Jang (장종학), petitioned for by Rev. Woon Young Paek from Yuong Sang Presbyterian Church, passed the Pastoral Under Care Examination.
 

Additional Member Call: Rev. Seongjae Moon

 
  • The Western Regional Committee report is presented as printed
 
  • Educational Committee report is presented as printed materials.
 
  • The Eastern Regional Committee report is presented as printed materials.
 

9.  Agenda on the Docket

  • Agenda of amending Section 6 Chapter 4 Article 3 on KAPC Book of Church Order, “During the public worship service, there shall be no ceremonies conducted except for the sacraments. All other activities may be conducted with brevity on a day other than the Lord’s Day,” to “On the Lord’s Day, worship, sacraments, inauguration service, and installation service may be ”
  • It is suggested that the presbytery officers will discuss how to handle a pastor who makes trouble and leaves to a different
 

10.  Location of Forthcoming Presbytery Meeting

The selection of the forthcoming meeting location is to be entrusted to the officers.

 

11. Adoption of the Meeting Minute

To be accepted upon revision.

Rev. Byeong Eun Lee read and preached from Acts 20:32. He then pronounced the benediction and concluded the meeting. It was 1:41PM.

 

 

Moderator of the Presbytery Rev. Byeong Eun Lee Recording Clerk Rev. Subyoung Lim