The Spring 2015 issue of Mission Crossroads in available online
An in-depth look at "Answering Christ's Call in the Middle East"
Gifts to support mission co-workers that are received by April 30, 2015, will be matched—up to a total of $80,000. Give online and double the impact of your gift!
The 100th anniversary of the Armenian genocide: 4/26/15
"Cultural Genocide" is ongoing
Mission Trip Opportunity
Oct 8-19 — Armenia. Enjoy worship, discussions. Hosted by the Jinishian Memorial Program
May 1 — Deadline for YAV applications for service at one of
17 sites in the U.S.
Urgent action needed on a humanitarian situation in Colombia.
The Tamarinda community, including 50+ children, is facing forced displacement.
4th Big Tent — July 30-Aug 1, 2015,
Knoxville, Tenn. Read more
World Mission staff will lead or co-lead 11 workshops
For more info —Schedule of Events
International Peacemakers to visit U.S. September 25–October 18, 2015 Apply through June 1 to bring a peacemaker to mid-councils, Presbyterian colleges and theological institutions Meet the peacemakers
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
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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