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They having accepted the calls, Presbytery appointed com missions to conduct the installations at such time as may be satisfactory to all parties. The Home Mission Committee was instructed to do all in its power to assist the churches which are suffer ing from the recent storm, liockport, Arkansas Pass and Corpus Christi were the greatest sufferers. The Rockport church was carried about 150 feet from its foundation and bad ly damaged. On account of the great loss of property among the members of these ami other churches, many will not be able to meet their pledges to the churches, hence Western Texas Presbytery is facing a deficit for this year. Put with faith in God and with assurance that He will help those who need, we will press on with renewed effort. J. Leighton Green, S. C. ST. LiOUIS. The Presbytery of St. Louis met in O'Fallon, Mo., September 16th, and was opened with a sermon by the re tiring Moderator. Rev. Charles W. An derson, from 2 Tim. 1:12. Ofllcers: Elder E. T. Miller, of Cen tral church, Moderator; Elder C. G. Stewart, of Festus, Temporary Clerk. Rev. George F. Bell was dismissed to Roanoke Presbytery, and Rev. C. E. 1'axson to Ebenezer Presbytery. Preaching services: At the wish of the church more time than usual was devoted to preaching services. Beside the opening sermon. Rev. D. C. Mac Leod, D. 1).. preached at 11 A M. THEIR CHRISTMAS VISION This is the title of a program pre pared by the Executive Committee for use in the churches and Sunday schools of the Presbyterian Church in the United States. It Is attractive in appearance. In teresting and instructive in material. Makes a strong appeal for the dedi cation of life to the service of Christ and his church. Its use will help carry out the Pres byterian Progressive Program. It will be sent in sufficient quanti ties for use in any of our Presbyterian churches and Sunday schools, free of cost. Order now. Begin to prepare for the service, Decornber 21, 1919 ? the day appointed by the General Assem bly. ORDER FROM EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF CHRISTIAN EDUCATION AND MINISTERIAL RELIEF llenry II. Sweets, Secretary 410 Urban Building, Louisville, Ky Wednesday, Itev. Walter Langtry preached the Presbyterial sermon at 3 P. M., and llev. J. F. Cannon, D. D., and Rev. J. \V. Rowe delivered addresses in the evening. Amendments to tlie Hook ok' Church Order: The Presbytery approved t lie amendment to paragraph ?!. section 4, chapter 5, relating to candidates for the ministry; also the amend ments to paragraph 11S (H) and to paragraph 129 (1), relating to trial3 for licensure and ordination, but de clined to approve the amendments providing for the election of elders and deacons for live years. The amendment proposing to change the basis of representation was postponed to the spring meeting. Evangelistic Meetings: The special committee on this subject recom mended that evangelistic meetings be held in all the churches, and that pastors co-operate with each other when no evangelist was available. The Synodical Mission Committee reported all fields occupied except two, which had good prospects of being supplied. Dr. MacLeod was added to the Sy nod's Home Mission Committee. St. Charles was chosen as the place for the spring meeting. Walter M. Langtry, S. C. NORFOLK. Norfolk Presbytery met in Make mie church, Accomac County, Va., on September 23, 1919, and was elegant ly entertained by a most hospitable people. Rev. T. C. Bales, by request, preached the opening sermon, after which he was elected Moderator, with Rev. T. H. Dimmock as Temporary Clerk. Licentiate F. M. Ilain was received from Fayetteville Presbytery, exam ined and ordained to preach the gos pel. Commissions were appointed to install him pastor of Makemie, Naonii and Clarke churches: Rev. G. H. Emurian, of Park Avenue church, and Rev. It. B. Eggleston, of Suffolk church. Presbytery gave some time to an earnest discussion on family religion. Rev. W. A. Ross gave an interest ing address on conditions in Mexico. Mr. Arthur Lang was taken under the care of the Presbytery as a can didate for the ministry. Fifty thousand dollars was divided FOOT COMFORT ASSl'REI). Brooklyn Man Solves the Problem. It is no longer necessary to suffer agonies that are caused by misfit shoes, for Mr. Simon, of Brooklyn, has proven that he can fit perfectly by mail. Simon's Ezwear Shoes are built tc give every possible foot com fort; they are soft and stylish and do not need breaking in. They fit like tho proverbial old pair the minute you woar them. Every pair is guar anteed to give satisfaction and to fit perfectly. Mr. J. S. Simon will gladly <sond a free catalogue of over 500 styles of Ezwear Shoes to all who write him, along with his scientific self-measur ing blank. 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