Presbyterian Women

Presbyterian Women is made up of all women who are members (or friends) of PC(USA) congregations. PW is well known for stimulating Bible studies, world-wide fellowships, and mission outreach efforts both in this country and around the world.

National Presbyterian Women – PC(USA)

News of The Presbyterian Women of Presbytery

  • NOV. 2, 2019 PWCC Coordinating Team Meeting, Presbytery Office, Elizabethtown
  • NOV. 2019 Moderators-Collect and Dedicate Thank Offering
  • NOV. 30, 2019 Moderators: 2020 Mission Pledge Forms Due
    Mail to: Jeanne Anderson. Moderator,. PWCC
  • DEC. 15, 2019 Mail Thank Offering & 4th Quarterly Donations for Children’s Hope, N.C. Prison Ministry and Piner Scholarship Fund to PWCC Treasurer using Remittance Form


  • JANUARY  Moderators: Order Materials packet for 2020 PW Birthday Offering
  • JANUARY 31,
    • Moderators: Mail Deceased Members Form to PWCC Facilitator of Spiritual Nurture
    • Moderators: Mail Moderator’s Annual Report to PWCC Moderator
    • Historians: Mail Historian’s Questionaire and past year’s history to
      PWCC Historian
  • FEBRUARY 1,  PWCC Meeting, Presbytery Office, Elizabethtown
  • FEBRUARY 13,  DEADLINE for Lorena Clark Piner Scholarship Applications (NO Exceptions)
  • MARCH 15,
    • Treasurers: Mail Mission Pledges & 1st Quarterly donations for
      Children’s Hope, NC Prison Ministry & Piner Scholarship Fund to
      PWCC Treasurer (*NOTE-If you submit Mission Pledges quarterly, the
      dates for mailing are March 15, June 15,Sept.15, & Dec.15)
  • APRIL 25, 2020 Spring Gathering /Business Meeting Red Springs Presbyterian, Red Springs-ALL PW MEMBERS
  • MAY  Moderators: Collect and dedicate PW Birthday Offering
  • MAY 2,  PWCC Coordinating Team meeting, Presbytery Office, Elizabethtown
  • JUNE 11-14, 2020 Mid-Atlantic Synod Summer Gathering, Massanetta Springs, VA   ALL PW MEMBERS
  • JUNE 15,
    • Treasurers: Mail PW Birthday Offering and Least Coin Offering & 2nd Quarterly donations to PWCC Treasurer using the Remittance Form
  • JUNE 30,
    • Moderators: Send name and contact information for incoming Moderators of PW in the Congregation to your Regional Communicator   (*Note-if your region has no one serving as Regional Communicator, send the information to PWCC Communicating Secretary)
  • AUGUST  Moderators: Watch for & Order 2020 Thank Offering packet
  • AUGUST 1,  PWCC Coordinating Team meeting, Presbytery Office, Elizabethtown
  • August 5-8 PS Churchwide gathering (national)
  • AUGUST 2020
    • Aug 22 at Bethesda PC in Aberdeen
    • ALL PW MEMBERS- Fall Gatherings (East & West) TBA

In all the below listings, MODERATOR mailings are to be sent to:

Jeanne Anderson,
PO Box 465, Olivia, NC 28368,
(336) 909-2841,

Vice Moderator:
Barbara Gomez,
288 Jeffers Rd., Carthage, NC 28327
910-947-2893. email:

Brenda Cameron Email:
1084 US 15-501 Hwy.
Carthage NC 28327-8880
(910) 947-2199

Other officers and leaders are listed below.

Other recipients as noted. All “Forms” referenced are available for photocopying and use in the 2018-2019 Handbook for Moderators in the Congregation.

  • Due Jan. 31, 2019 – Annual Reports to Moderator ;
  • Due Jan. 31, 2019 – 2016 Historian’s Questionnaire (only) to Acting ;
  • Due Jan. 31, 2019 – Completed 2018 Deceased Members Form to Facilitator of Spiritual Nurture.
  • February 10, 2019, LORENA CLARK PINER SCHOLARSHIP application deadline

Additional items:

  1. Submission of Lorena Clark Pine Scholarship Nominee ;
  2. PW Honorary Life Membership Order Form.
  3. PWCC CT Treasurer reminds us all to allow ample time – 6-8 weeks – for processing and mailing of pin and presentation certificate. and
  4. 2019 Annual Spring Gathering (April 2019).

Wishing you all Peace each Day,

Communicating Secretary for the PWCC Coordinating Team

For Upcoming Events and Announcements, please contact your Presbyterian Women Regional Communicator


PW Resources & Forms:
LINKS For Presbyterian Women
  1. General Information about Presbyterian Women:
  2. Information about Horizons Magazine and Bible studies:
  3. PW Honorary Lifetime Membership Information

2018-2019 Other PW Officers

Recording Secretary:
Beth Ricci, 168 McMillan Ave., Wallace, NC 28466 Phone # 910-284-2116, email:

Communicating Secretary:
Cynthia Avery, 2317 Oakley Rd., Castle Hayne, NC 28429 Phone # 910-762-3443, email:

Brenda Cameron, 1084 US Hwy 15-501, Carthage, NC 28327 Phone # 910-947-2199, email:

Antoniette Kelly, 180 Burle Rd., Carthage, NC 28327 Phone # 919-842-1970, email:

Moderator of Search:
Wylle Joyner,
Fayetteville, NC 28311, 910-488-2602, :

Facilitator of Spiritual Nurture:
Joan Edson,
Sanford, NC 27332, 919-498-0894,

Facilitator of Racial Ethnic Issues/Prison Ministry:
Fran Grandison,
Fayetteville, NC 28301, 910-977-0680, 910-488-5692,

Facilitator of Celebration Giving/Missions:
Elaine Sills,
Southern Pines, NC 28387, 910-692-8233

Horizons Representative:
Carolyn Ferguson,
Leland, NC 28451, 910-371-6648, 910-431-6362

PW Regional Communicators

North West:

South West:
Helen MacDonald, Carthage, NC 28327, 910-690-2463,

North Central:
Peggy Garnett, 910-483-3354, 910-391-0011,

South Central:
Lugretta Staten, Clarkton, NC 28433, 910-646-1280,

North East:
Ellen Newbold, (910) 289–4376

South East:
Kathy Benson, Wilmington, NC 28403, 910-612-6259,