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Middle East

E051657 – Care With Love: Training Providers For Home Health Care

Care With Love is a training program for home health care providers. It is now becoming an NGO for training and employment of all kinds of caregivers. Together with the Friends of the Children with Cancer (FCC), a halfway house for children with cancer will be set on a farm outside Cairo (away from the… Read more »

E863001 – FM: General Support

You can support the frontier mission program of PC(USA) through this fund. Our Frontier Mission Program is carried out together with Presbyterian Frontier Fellowship. Money for this ECO is undesignated within the frontier mission category and goes to support under-funded projects as well as new opportunities that develop after the funding cycle has begun. By… Read more »

E052143 – Global Poverty Alleviation Program

These project funds will support the Global Initiatives related to Poverty Alleviation. The initial campaign to be the strengthening of quality education for one million Children. Other future campaigns to be supported might include: Maternal and Child Health, Hunger and Food Security, Clean Water and Sanitation, Community Development, Microfinance and Household Financial Security, and Shelter…. Read more »

E200516 – Facilitator for Education for Justice and Peacemaking

Gifts to this fund support the Facilitator for Education for Justice and Peacemaking for Palestine and Israel. This position is resourcing and equipping PC(USA) constituencies for the purpose of enabling effective Christian witness and facilitating peacemaking opportunities. Advising congregations and councils regarding visits and mission educational trips to Israel-Palestine, and facilitating encounters with mission partners… Read more »

E200504 – Regional Liaison for Iraq, Syria & Lebanon

As regional liaison, the heartbeat of Elmarie Parker’s work is to strengthen and deepen the relational ties between the church in Iraq, Syria, and Lebanon, and Presbyterians in the United States. She is convinced that the witness of indigenous Christian churches in the region is essential for a peaceful future. Scott’s work centers on developing… Read more »

E051682 – SABEEL Center

SABEEL, Arabic for ‘the way’ and also ‘a channel’ or ‘spring’ of life-giving water, is an ecumenical grassroots liberation theology movement among Palestinian Christians which encourages women, men and youth to discern what God is saying to them as their faith connects with the hard realities of their daily life: occupation, violence, discrimination and human… Read more »

E863003 – International Evangelism Projects

Contributions to this ECO enable the Office of International Evangelism (OIE) to respond positively to various requests for evangelistic ministry support received from partners throughout the world. Recent gifts have allowed OIE to support church construction projects in Ghana and Nigeria along with several Bible translation and distribution projects.Gifts to this project may also assist… Read more »

E052151 – International Evangelism Initiatives

This project is initially to fund/support pastors trained to transform their communities through resources, projects, and mission endeavors. It will also support various evangelism-related programs including discipleship training, advocacy, and holistic mission. (E052151)

102 – Shared Mission Support (Presbyterian Mission Agency)

Gifts to Shared Mission given without restrictions go where they are needed most and fund many parts of the Presbyterian Mission Agency’s mission and ministry. For example Shared Mission: provides training events for New Church development pastors, helps identify and build leaders of every race and gender, provides resources for training in biblical interpretation for… Read more »

E340102 – Middle East Council Of Churches (MECC)

The MECC, regional council of 22 countries of the Middle East, is the instrument for unity and cooperation in witness and service for about 70 percent of the nearly 20 million Christians in the Middle East. With your support, extraordinary efforts to conduct and coordinate programs in the following areas can be funded: women and… Read more »