Celebrating Hunger Action Congregations!

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On World Food Day — October 16, we celebrate the 2017 Hunger Action Congregations 

Since the launch of the initiative on June 1, 2017, 72 churches in 28 states have become HACs,and 35 of those are certified by doing ministries in all six areas described below!

CONGRATULATIONS & THANK YOU for your ministries to end hunger!

Map close up of Norfolk areaView the map and see the list of churches below.

* Asterisks indicate Certified Hunger Action Congregation status

* Black Mountain Presbyterian Church
* Brooklyn Presbyterian Church
* Central Presbyterian Church (Des Moines)
* Central Presbyterian Church (Waxahachi)
* Central Presbyterian Church (Zanesville)
* Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church
* Covenant Presbyterian Church
Evergreen Presbyterian Church
Faith Presbyterian Church (Blue Ridge)
* First Presbyterian Church (Belmar)
* First Presbyterian Church (Birmingham)
First Presbyterian Church (Dallas Center)
* First Presbyterian Church of Hastings
Faith Presbyterian Church (Huntsville)
* First Presbyterian Church (Kalamazoo)
* First Presbyterian Church (Lake Park)
* First Presbyterian Church (Lawrence)
First Presbyterian Church of Matawan
First Presbyterian Church (Monticello)
First Presbyterian Church (Natchitoches)
* First Presbyterian Church (Newton)
First Presbyterian Church of Oakland
First Presbyterian Church (Oskaloosa)
* First Presbyterian Church of Palo Alto
First Presbyterian Church of South Lyon
First Presbyterian Church (Waco)
* First Presbyterian Church (Warren)
First Presbyterian Church (Wassau)
First Presbyterian Church (West Chester)
* Forest Lake Presbyterian Church
Forked River Presbyterian Church
* Georgetown Presbyterian Church
Groves Memorial Presbyterian Church
* Harvey Browne Memorial Presbyterian Church
Heritage Presbyterian Church at Benicia
Hilton Presbyterian Church
Kanawha United Presbyterian Church
King’s Grant Presbyterian Church
* Memorial Presbyterian Church
* Montclair Presbyterian Church
New Covenant Presbyterian Church
* Northminster Presbyterian Church
* Oakmont Presbyterian Church
* Parma-South Presbyterian Church
* Pleasantville Presbyterian Church
* Plumsted Presbyterian Church
Point Pleasant Presbyterian Church
Presbyterian Church in Burlington
Presbyterian Church Lakehurst
Presbyterian Church of Chestertown
* Providence Presbyterian Church
Royster Memorial Presbyterian Church
* Second United Presbyterian Church
* Shepherd of the Sierra Presbyterian Church (USA)
Simonsdale Presbyterian Church
St. Luke Presbyterian Church
* The First Presbyterian Church of Cranbury
The Presbyterian Church of Toms River
The United Presbyterian Church of Cortland
* Third Presbyterian Church (Rochester)
Third Presbyterian Church (Norfolk)
* Tippecanoe Presbyterian Church
Trinity Presbyterian Church (Denton)
Trinity Presbyterian Church (Martin)
* Trinity United Presbyterian Church
Union Presbyterian Church
United Presbyterian Church of Millstone
* Westminster Presbyterian (Santa Fe)
* Westminster Presbyterian Church (Gainesville)
Woodland Presbyterian Church
Woodlawn Chapel Presbyterian Church
Wycliffe Presbyterian Church


The Presbyterian Hunger Program, PC(USA) is celebrating the faithful work of Presbyterians responding to the biblical call to alleviate hunger and end its causes. We wish to acknowledge the work you are doing to end hunger, and to be mutually inspired to deepen and broaden our ministries.

Yours is a Hunger Action Congregation if you are doing an activity in one or more of these areas. For congregations that are doing one or more activity in all six areas, you can be a Certified Hunger Action Congregation.  All of the Hunger Action Congregations will be celebrated on October 16, World Food Day.

1) Hunger Alleviation
2) Development assistance
3) Hunger Education
4) Lifestyle Integrity
5) Corporate and Public Policy Witness
6) Worship


We invite you to covenant with us to help end hunger!

Find the instructions along with the Hunger Action Congregation form
here at bit.ly/hungeractionform


Resources:
Bulletin Insert for Hunger Action Congregation Covenant
Hunger-Action-Congregations-half-pg (cut in half for a half page flier)
Hunger-Action-Congregations-1pg (one page flier)
Download these Word files and adapt as needed

Contact php@pcusa.org or 502-569-5832 with any questions