Theology, Formation & Evangelism

Theology, Formation & Evangelism brings together several ministries that form and transform disciples, leaders, congregations and new worshiping communities. Our ministries are diverse but each empowers a unique witness to Jesus Christ: 1001 New Worshiping Communities, the Company of New Pastors, Congregational Ministries Publishing, Financial Aid for Service, Evangelism, New Beginnings, Theological Education, Theology and Worship, and Youth/College/Young Adult ministries.

Our work is broken into two groups that partner together to help grow and guide the church and those who work in the service of Christ.

Evangelism

Theology and Worship

  • Company of New Pastors, a mentoring program that works with new pastors to help them through seminary and into the first year of ministry
  • Company of Pastors, a program to encourage pastors in their daily faith walk
  • Curriculum and Congregational Ministries Publishing
  • Financial Aid for Service, which provides grants to institutions and scholarships to individuals to help offset the cost of education
  • Interfaith Relations, which helps individuals and churches create cooperative, nurturing relationships
  • Theological Conversations, which offers thoughtful theological discorse on important issues
  • Theological Education, which supports and promotes the work of PC(USA) seminaries
  • Worship, which offers extensive resources for pastors and congregations in planning weekly worship service and special services

1001 New Worshiping Communities

Association of Presbyterian Colleges and Universities (APCU)

Call to Worship (Publication)

Camps and Conferences

Collegiate and Young Adult Ministries

Curriculum

Evangelism

Financial Aid

Ghost Ranch

Interfaith Relations

Older Adults

Pillars of the Church

Presbyterian Association of Musicians (PAM)

Presbyterian Men of the Church

Presbyterian Women

Stony Point Center

Theological Conversations

Theological Education (Seminaries)

Theology and Worship

Vital Congregations

Worship

Youth Ministry

Resources

The Global Crisis for People Who Are LGBT and Their Families: A Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Response

The publication of this resource fulfills a commissioner resolution adopted by the 221st General Assembly (2014) directing that it be delivered to mid councils for study and action. It responds to the situation in “eighty-one countries where homosexuality is illegal, [and where] God’s global family includes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people who face persecution for simply being who they are, for whom they love, and with whom they create a family.” This resource is intended to raise awareness and prompt compassionate action on behalf of the PC(USA).

Turn to the Living God 25th Anniversary Edition

Turn to the Living God (25th Anniversary Edition) is a statement representing the General Assembly’s policy regarding the nature and practice of evangelism in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). It has been a rich source of reflection, guidance and motivation to the ministry of individuals, congregations and councils in our local and global mission for a quarter… Read more »

Nuestro camino difícil: La fidelidad, el sexo, la ordenación y el matrimonio

La Iglesia Presbiteriana (EE. UU.), en sus decisiones recientes acerca de la ordenación y del matrimonio entre personas del mismo sexo, está tratando de trazar un camino hacia adelante que es retador. Hemos decidido no declarar, como denominación si las relaciones sexuales entre personas de un mismo sexo pueden ser (dentro de ciertas condiciones como… Read more »

우리가 선택한 도전의 길: 충실함, 성, 안수 및 결혼

미국 장로교는 안수 및 동성 결혼에 대한 최근의 결정들 속에서 도전의 길을 헤치고 앞으로 나아가려는 시도를 하고 있다. 우리는 한 교단으로서 동성간의 성적 관계들 (특정한 조건 하에서: 결혼 관계나 어떤 형태로든지 명백한 헌신적 관계 하에서)을 기독교 신앙에 충실하고 거룩한 것으로 여겨야 할지 말지에 관해 선포하지 않기로 결정했다. 우리는 이러한 입장을 두 번 취했다: 안수와 관련하여… Read more »
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