12 international peacemakers (IPs) are visiting the PC(USA) Sept 19–Oct 12. Find an IP coming to your area.
Read interview/stories about IPs from Russia, Syria, Ethiopia, Palestine, Madagascar, Egypt Malawi
Colombia (more to come)
The Good Lie, a movie about the "lost boys of Sudan," opens Oct 3; World Mission makes speakers available for discussions View a trailer
Young Adult Volunteer applications accepted for 2015–2016 as of Oct 1, 2014 Deadline for international service: Feb 1, 2015
Ukraine is flowing with blood, say Ukrainian Greek Catholic bishops
Amnesty International calls ISIS offensive a genocide
October mission network (MN)
meetings: Network contacts
Cuba MN: Oct 1-4, The Cenacle,
Congo MN: Oct 1-4, First Church,
Great Falls, Mt.
Sudan MN: Oct 13-14, Laws Lodge,
Israel/Palestine MN: Oct 23-25,
ZZM MN (Zambia, Zmbabwe,
Mozambique): Oct 29-30,
3rd Tumekutana—Oct 25-31, 2014, Accra, Ghana. Women leaders from PC(USA) African partner churches gather. Donate to participants' expenses. Download brochure.
World Mission Personnel News
• Mission Crossroads magazine
Spring 2014 issue online
• World Mission e-News
World Mission director's page
including Hunter Farrell's monthly "Mission Matters" column
Involvement of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) in countries around the world
The Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) works with partner churches and organizations in more than 100 countries and has appointed mission personnel to serve in more than 50 countries. Presbyterian World Mission's area offices are responsible for building and maintaining relationships with Presbyterian, Reformed and other churches around the world.
3 Initiatives, 3 Campaigns
Presbyterian World Mission is launching three campaigns to engage in God’s mission:
Evangelism: To train pastors for community transformation
Poverty Alleviation: To educate 100,001 children by 2020
Reconciliation: To end violence against women and children
Give to World Mission
Give to support World Mission personnel
Your financial gift expands World Mission’s capacity to respond to urgent requests for mission personnel.
Give to support General Mission
These gifts are used where most needed among the various ministries of PC(USA) mission
The 2014 World Mission Giving Opportunities catalog, listing individual mission personnel and the accounts that support them, is available online
Presbyterians do mission in partnership
Learn about general guidelines for international partnerships between PC(USA) congregations, presbyteries and synods and international churches and institutions, and read the policy "Presbyterians Do Mission in Partnership," adopted by the 215th General Assembly (2003).
The Worldwide country index provides information for countries where the PC(USA) is heavily involved. Other countries listed in the index will have Web pages prepared as information becomes available. The PC(USA) also participates in or relates to work in other countries through ecumenical relationships.
Cayman Islands — See Jamaica and Cayman Islands
China, People’s Republic of
Congo, Democratic Republic 0f
Congo, Republic of