"Voices from the Border and Beyond" seminar (Jan 23-Feb 1) participants listen to often-unheard voices ...
2nd article in series: Desert pathways to a future uncertain
February 1 is deadline for applying to serve as a Young Adult Volunteer at an international sites:
Fidel Castro supports a peaceful end to conflict but still distrusts American politics
2015 Convocation of Peacemakers,
Stony Point, June 4-7: "The Art of Waging Peace"
Registration deadline: May 21
Prayers and support needed for peace in Colombia
Raleigh congregation partners for education in South Sudan
Joint statement on South Sudan peace negotiations by Troika (U.S., UK, Norway)
Congo uprising: What is at stake
Stated clerk joins other religious leaders (Jewish, Christian, Muslim) in pushing for 2-state Israel/ Palestine peace agreement "before it is too late"
World Mission Personnel News
• Mission Crossroads magazine
Online: Winter 2014 issue
• 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 2014-2015 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