Forms & Documents

Newton Presbytery Manual of Operations

2017-2018 Planning Calendar Order Form

Financial Forms and Resource Sheets

2017 Mission/Per Capita Remittance Form
2017 Presbytery Expense Voucher
Instructions for 2017 Expense Voucher
Invitation to Per Capita – Resource Sheet 2017
Presbytery Mission Giving – Resource Sheet 2017


Resource Sheets

Child Protection Policy
“We Won’t Let It Happen Here! Preventing Child Abuse in the Church.” Resource Booklet
Abuse Prevention Policy Resource Sheet
Small church Children and Youth Protection Policy
Child Protection Policy for Churches Template
Presentation Slides in PDF format

Sample Bylaws
Sample Bylaws of the Particular Church – Consult with Presbytery G-1.0201

Ordination and/or Installation
The Installation Service – Resource Sheet
The Ordination Service – Resource Sheet

New Elder Commissioners
New Elder Commissioner Handbook


Missional Ministry Team

Discovering and Connecting the Pieces of Our Church: A journey of searching, listening and discernment

Committee on Ministry

Background Check Policy
Background Check Authorization and Release Form
Commissioned Ruling Elders Policy
Minimum Terms of Call – 2017
2017 Terms of Call Downloadable Worksheet Version 5 – March 2017
Pulpit Supply List – April 2017
Elizabeth Presbytery Pulpit Supply – May 2016
Rubric of Pastoral Responsibilities
Sexual Misconduct Policy and Procedures
Severance Policy
Standards of Ethical Conduct
Study Leave Policy


Capital Construction Loan Policy
Application for Capital Construction Loan
Policy on Property (2009)
Manse Assessment Form
Historic Grant Policy

Emerging Ministry and Mission Co-op

Peacemaking Grant Application
EMMCO Partnership Grant Application