West Tennessee Presbytery

Cumberland Presbyterian Church

1988 - Present

Synod of Great Rivers


1988
Organized October 15, 1988
Created by Synod of Great Rivers in major reorganization of Cumberland Presbyterian Church Synods and Presbyteries.
Includes former Presbyteries: Hopewell, Madison, Memphis, and Obion--all presbyteries forming what was previously known as West Tennessee Synod.


List of Meetings
and
Minutes in the Archives

 

1988
October 15, 1988
November 19, 1988 [adjourned meeting]
4 printed minutes in archives

1989
March 4, 1989
4 printed minutes in archives

1988
October 15, 1988
November 19 [adjourned meeting]
4 printed minutes in archives

1989
March 4, 1989
4 printed minutes in archives

1989
June 24, 1989 [called meeting]
October 7-8, 1989 [adjourned meeting]
4 printed minutes in archives

1990
March 3, 1990
May 20, 1990 [called meeting]
June 2, 1990 [adjourned meeting]
October 6, 1990 & October 19, 1990 [adjourned meeting]
4 printed minutes in archives

1991
March 2, 1991
4 printed minutes in archives

1991
August 17, 1991 [called meeting]
October 5, 1991
4 printed minutes in archives

1991-1992
December 7, 1991 [called meeting]
March 7, 1992
4 printed minutes in archives

1992
June 14, 1992 [called meeting]
October 3, 1992
4 printed minutes in archives

1993
March 6, 1993
4 printed minutes in archives

1993
June 5, 1993 [called meeting]
October 2, 1993
4 printed minutes in archives

1994
March 5-6, 1994
June 5, 1994 [adjourned meeting]
4 printed minutes in archives

1994
October 1, 1994
4 printed minutes in archives

1995
March 4, 1995
June 4, 1995 [adjourned meeting]
4 printed minutes in archives

1995
October 7, 1995
4 printed minutes in archives

1995-1996
December 3, 1995 [adjourned meeting]
March 2, 1996
4 printed minutes in archives

1996
June 2, 1996 [adjourned meeting]
October 5, 1996
4 printed minutes in archives

1997
March 1-2, 1997 [adjourned meeting]
4 printed minutes in archives

1996-1997
April 30, 1996 [called meeting]
June 1 [adjourned meeting]
August 24 [called meeting]
October 4
4 printed minutes in archives

1998
March 7, 1998
June 7, 1998 [adjourned meeting]
4 printed minutes in archives

1998
October 3-4, 1998 [adjourned meeting]
4 printed minutes in archives

1999
March 6, 1999
June 6, 1999 [adjourned meeting]
June 27, 1999 [adjourned meeting]
4 printed minutes in archives

1998-1999
December 13, 1998 [called meeting]
October 2, 1999
November 10, 1999 [called meeting]
4 printed minutes in archives

2000
March 4, 2000
June 4, 2000 [adjourned meeting]
4 printed minutes in archives

2000
October 7, 2000
October 28, 2000 [called meeting]
4 printed minutes in archives

2001
March 3, 2001 - First Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Humboldt, Tennessee
June 3, 2001 [adjourned meeting] - First Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Milan, Tennessee
Moderator: Ralph Barnett
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. James D. McGuire
Treasurer: Jennifer Hall
4 printed minutes in archives

2001
October 6, 2001 - Camp Clark Williamson - Humboldt, Tennessee
Moderator: Rev. Linda Glenn
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. James D. McGuire
Treasurer: Janet Davis
4 printed minutes in archives

2002
March 2, 2002 - Faith Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Bartlett, Tennessee
Moderator: Claude Johnson, Jr.
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. James D. McGuire
Treasurer: Janet Davis
4 printed minutes in archives [also contains June 2, 2002]

2002
June 2, 2002 [Adjourned meeting] - First Cumberland Presbyterian Church - McKenzie, Tennessee
Moderator: Claude Johnson, Jr.
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. James D. McGuire
Treasurer: Janet Davis
4 printed minutes in archives [also contains March 2, 2002]

2002
October 5, 2002 - Met at the First United Methodist Church Bolivar, Tennessee; Hosted by the Bolivar Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Bolivar, Tennessee
Moderator: Rev. Mace T. Jett
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. James D. McGuire
Treasurer: Janet Davis
4 printed minutes in archives

2003
March 1, 2003 - Colonial Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Memphis, Tennessee
Moderator: Mark Maddox
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. James D. McGuire
Treasurer: Janet Davis
4 printed minutes in archives

2003
June 1, 2003 - Newbern Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Newbern, Tennessee
Moderator: Mark Maddox
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. James D. McGuire
Treasurer: Brinn Blount
4 printed minutes in archives [also contains October 4, 2003]

2003
October 4, 2003 - Dyer Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Dyer, Tennessee
Moderator: Rev. Anne Hames
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. James D. McGuire
Treasurer: Brinn Blount
4 printed minutes in archives [also contains June 1, 2003]

2004
March 6, 2004 - Dyersburg Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Dyersburg, Tennessee
Moderator: Kelly Shepherd
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. James D. McGuire
Treasurer: Brinn Blount
4 printed minutes in archives

2004
June 6, 2004 - Cumberland Presbyterian Church of Germantown - Germantown, Tennessee
Moderator: Rev. William Warren
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. James D. McGuire
Treasurer: Brinn Blount
4 printed minutes in archives [also contains October 2, 2004]

2004
October 2, 2004 - Faith Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Bartlett, Tennessee
Moderator: Rev. Larry Blakeburn
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. James D. McGuire
Treasurer: Brinn Blount
4 printed minutes in archives [also contains June 6, 2004]

2005
March 5, 2005 - Fulton Cumberland Presbyterian Church - South Fulton, Tennessee
Moderator: Marty Marshall
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. James D. McGuire
Treasurer: Brinn Blount
4 printed minutes in archives [also contains March 6 and March 13, 2005]

March 6, 2005 [adjourned meeting] Holly Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Brighton, Tennessee
Moderator: Marty Marshall
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. James D. McGuire
Treasurer: Brinn Blount
4 printed minutes in archives [also contains March 5 and March 13, 2005]

March 13, 2005 [adjourned meeting] Dyersburg Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Dyersburg, Tennessee
Moderator: Marty Marshall
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. James D. McGuire
Treasurer: Brinn Blount
4 printed minutes in archives [also contains March 5 and March 6, 2005]

2005
June 5, 2005 - Gleason Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Gleason, Tennessee
Moderator: Rev. C. William Jones
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. James D. McGuire
Treasurer: Brinn Blount
4 printed minutes in archives [also contains October 1, 2005]

2005
October 1, 2005 - Holly Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Brighton, Tennessee
Moderator: Rev. C. William Jones
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. James D. McGuire
Treasurer: Brinn Blount
4 printed minutes in archives [also contains June 5, 2005]

2006
March 4, 2006 - First Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Humboldt, Tennessee
Moderator: Rev. Andy McClung
Vice-Moderator: Cathy Jahr
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. C. William Jones
Treasurer: Brinn Blount
4 printed minutes in archives [also contains March 12, 2006]

March 12, 2006 [adjourned meeting] - Faith Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Bartlett, Tennessee
Moderator: Rev. Andy McClung
Moderator Pro-tem: Rev. Michael Qualls
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Stated Clerk Pro-tem: Rev. Stephanie Brown
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. C. William Jones
Treasurer: Brinn Blount
4 printed minutes in archives [also contains March 4, 2006]

June 4, 2006 - First Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Lexington, Tennessee
Moderator: Rev. Andy McClung
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. C. William Jones
Treasurer: Brinn Blount
4 printed minutes in archives [also contains October 7, 2006]

October 7, 2006 - First Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Jackson, Tennessee
Moderator: Rev. Andy McClung
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. C. William Jones
Treasurer: Brinn Blount
4 printed minutes in archives [also contains June 4, 2006]

2007
March 3, 2007 - First Cumberland Presbyterian Church - McKenzie, Tennessee
Moderator: Ronnie Parks
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. C. William Jones
Treasurer: Brinn Blount
4 printed minutes in archives

May 20, 2007 [called meeting] - Korean Church of Memphis - Cordova, Tennessee

June 3, 2007 - Mt. Olive Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Dyer, Tennessee

June 30, 2007 [adjourned meeting] - Union City Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Union City, Tennessee

July 8, 2007 [adjourned meeting] - Trezevant Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Trezevant, Tennessee

July 15, 2007 [adjourned meeting] - Shiloh Cumberland Presbyterian Church - McKenzie, Tennessee

August 4, 2007 [adjourned meeting] - Allsboro Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Cherokee, Alabama

August 12, 2007 [adjourned meeting] - Cumberland Presbyterian Church of Germantown - Germantown, Tennessee

October 6, 2007 - First Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Milan, Tennessee
Moderator: Ronnie Parks
Vice Moderator: Rev. Ben Luttell
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. C. William Jones
Treasurer: Rebecca Davidson

October 20, 2007 [adjourned meeting] - Faith Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Bartlett, Tennessee

December 1, 2007 [called meeting] - First Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Jackson, Tennessee
4 printed minutes in archives

2008
March 1, 2008 - Mt. Ararat Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Troy, Tennessee
March 9, 2008 - Dyersburg Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Dyersburg, Tennessee [Adjourned Meeting]
Moderator: Rev. Lisa Anderson
Vice Moderator: Tim Williams
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. C. William Jones
Treasurer: Rebecca Davidson
3 printed minutes in archives

2008
June 1, 2008 - New Salem Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Lakeland, Tennessee
June 8, 2008 - Bradford, Tennessee
October 4, 2008 - Mt. Zion Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Falkner, Mississippi
Moderator: Rev. Lisa Anderson
Vice Moderator: Tim Williams
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. C. William Jones
Treasurer: Rebecca Davidson
4 printed minutes in archives

July 27, 2008 [Called Meeting] - First Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Jackson, Tennessee
Moderator: Rev. Lisa Anderson
Vice Moderator: Tim Williams
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. C. William Jones
Treasurer: Rebecca Davidson
4 printed minutes in archives (looseleaf copies left out of above booklet)

2008-2009
December 7, 2008 - First Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Jackson, Tennessee
March 7, 2009 - First Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Olive Branch, Mississippi
May 17, 2009 - Brunswick Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Brunswick, Tennessee
June 7, 2009 - Newbern Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Newbern, Tennessee
Moderator: Ron Gardner
Vice Moderator: Rev. Clinton Buck
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. C. William Jones
Treasurer: Rebecca Davidson
4 printed minutes in archives

2009
October 3, 2009 - Olivet Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Savannah, Tennessee
October 18, 2009 - Holly Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Brighton, Tennessee
Moderator: Ron Gardner
Vice Moderator: Rev. Clinton Buck
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. C. William Jones
Treasurer: Rebecca Davidson
4 printed minutes in archives

2010
March 6, 2010 - First Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Savannah, Tennessee
Moderator: Rev. Clinton O. Buck
Vice Moderator: Cathy Waterbury
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. C. William Jones
Treasurer: Rebecca Davidson
4 printed minutes in archives

2010
June 6, 2010 - Union City, First Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Union City, Tennessee
Moderator: Rev. Clinton O. Buck
Vice Moderator: Cathy Waterbury
Stated Clerk: Rev. Earl Phelps
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. C. William Jones
Treasurer: Rebecca Davidson

June 12, 2010 - Shiloh Cumberland Presbyterian Church - McKenzie, Tennessee

June 27, 2010 - Mt. Zion Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Falkner, Mississippi

July 11, 2010 - Humboldt, First Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Humboldt, Tennessee

October 2, 2010 - West Union Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Millington, Tennessee

October 17, 2010 - New Beginning facility - Memphis, Tennessee

October 24, 2010 - Woodward's Chapel Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Obion, Tennessee

December 12, 2010 (Called Meeting) - Jackson, First Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Jackson, Tennessee
3 printed minutes in archives Need 1 more copy

2011
March 5, 2011 - Colonial Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Memphis, Tennessee

April 3, 2011 - First Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Olive Branch, Mississippi

June 5, 2011 - Double Springs Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Humboldt, Tennessee

June 12, 2011 - Milan Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Milan, Tennessee

July 10, 2011 - Maple Springs Cumberland Presbyterian Chruch - Beech Bluff, Tennessee

August 29, 2011 - Double Springs Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Humboldt, Tennessee

October 1, 2011 - Dyersburg, First Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Dyersburg, Tennessee

Moderator: Jaime Groce
Vice Moderator: Rev. Tommy Thompson
Stated Clerk: Rev. C. William Jones, Jr.
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. Andy McClung
Treasurer: Rebecca Davidson
4 printed minutes in archives

2012
March 3, 2012 - Faith Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Bartlett, Tennessee
Moderator: Rev. Earl Phelps

June 3, 2012 - Dyer Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Dyer, Tennessee

October 6, 2012 - Fulton Cumberland Presbyterian Church - South Fulton, Tennessee
No copies of minutes in the archvies We need 4 copies

2013
March 2, 2013
No copies of minutes in the archvies We need 4 copies

2013
June 2, 2013 -
No copies of minutes in the archvies We need 4 copies

2013
October 5, 2013 - Holly Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Brighton, Tennessee
Moderator: Bill Parmenter
Vice Moderator: Rev. Ron McMillan
Stated Clerk: Rev. C. William Jones, Jr.
Engrossing Clerk: Rev. Andy McClung
Treasurer: Rebecca Davidson
4 printed minutes in archives

2014
March 1, 2014 - Humboldt Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Humboldt, Tennessee
No copies of minutes in the archvies We need 4 copies

2014
June 1, 2014 -
No copies of minutes in the archvies We need 4 copies

2014
October 4, 2014 -
No copies of minutes in the archvies We need 4 copies

2015
March 7, 2015 -
No copies of minutes in the archvies We need 4 copies

2015
June 7, 2015 -
No copies of minutes in the archvies We need 4 copies

2015
October 3, 2015 - First Cumberland Presbyterian Church - McKenzie, Tennessee
Moderator: Mark Duck
Vice Moderator: Rev. Anne Hames
Stated Clerk: Rev. C. William Jones, Jr.
Assistant Stated Clerk: Rev. Andy McClung
Treasurer: Rebecca Davidson
4 printed minutes in archives

2016
March 5, 2016 - Milan Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Milan, Tennessee
June 5, 2016 - Mt. Zion Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Falkner, Mississippi
Moderator: Rev. Anne Hames
Vice Moderator: Marianna "Molly" Williams
Stated Clerk: Rev. Andy McClung
Assistant Stated Clerk:
Treasurer: Rebecca Davidson
4 printed minutes in archives

2016
October 1, 2016 - New Beginning Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Memphis, Tennessee
Moderator: Rev. Anne Hames
Vice Moderator: Marianna "Molly" Williams
Stated Clerk: Rev. Andy McClung
Assistant Stated Clerk: Rev. Corey Cummings
Treasurer: Rebecca Davidson
4 printed minutes in archives

2017
March 4, 2017 - Newbern Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Newbern, Tennessee
Moderator: Rev. Kevin Wood
Vice Moderator: Jaime Berkley
Stated Clerk: Rev. Andy McClung
Assistant Stated Clerk: Rev. Corey Cummings
Treasurer: Rebecca Davidson
4 printed minutes in archives

2017
June 4, 2017 - New Salem Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Lakeland, Tennessee
Moderator: Rev. Kevin Wood
Vice Moderator: Jaime Berkley
Stated Clerk: Rev. Andy McClung
Assistant Stated Clerk: Rev. Corey Cummings
Treasurer: Rebecca Davidson
4 printed minutes in archives

2017
October 7, 2017 - First Cumberland Presbyterian Church of Olive Branch - Olive Branch, Mississippi

 

2018
March 3, 2018 - Olivet Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Savannah, Tennessee
June 6, 2018 - Oak Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Henderson, Tennessee
October 6, 2018 - First Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Savannah, Tennessee
Moderator: Rev. Steven Shelton
Vice Moderator: Matthew Curry
Stated Clerk: Rev. Andy McClung
Assistant Stated Clerk: Rev. Corey Cummings
Treasurer: Rebecca Davidson
4 printed minutes in archives

2019
March 2, 2019 - Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Union City, Tennessee
Moderator: Rev. Jim Hamblin
Stated Clerk: Rev. Andy McClung
Assistant Stated Clerk: Rev. Corey Cummings
Treasurer: Rebecca Davidson
4 printed minutes in archives & electronic file

2019
June 2, 2019 - New Salem Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Sharon, Tennessee


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