Resources in 1001

Manual of Administrative Operations

A guide for applying for Mission Program Grants. Looking for the grant applications? You can find information and links to applications for the Seed Grant, Investment Grant, Growth Grant, Health Insurance Grant, Sam and Helen R. Walton Award and the Presbytery Grant for Congregational Transformation all on the Mission Program Grants page.

Presbytery Grant for Congregational Transformation

Presbyteries may request a one-time grant of ordinarily up to $50,000. This grant is intended to provide funding to presbyteries in support of their efforts to develop a process for helping congregations to begin and continue a transformational way of life. The first year lump sum payment will be for up to $30,000 and assuming… Read more »

New Worshiping Communities Health Insurance Grant Application

This grant program provides supplemental funding to the partner congregation and/or presbytery in support of new worshiping community leaders who would not otherwise be able to afford health insurance.  These grants are limited to new congregations and new worshiping communities that are related to the Presbyterian Church (USA), are located within the United States and… Read more »

New Worshiping Communities Growth Grant Application

At least eighteen months after receipt of an Investment Grant, a one-time Growth Grant of up to $25,000 is possible and will provide for the next eighteen months.  Approval of a Growth Grant is conditioned upon significant progress being made toward meeting the goals and objectives as outlined in the Investment Grant proposal.  A dollar-for-dollar… Read more »

Transformational Leadership Debt Assistance

The Transformational Leadership Debt Assistance is seeking up to 50 culturally proficient, adaptive and innovative, critically thinking and emotionally intelligent Christ-like pastors called to serve where they are needed to lead small PC(USA) congregations or emerging worshiping communities. The goal is to help reduce educational debt acquired by seminary graduates called to minister to communities… Read more »

New Worshiping Communities Growth Grant

At least eighteen months after receipt of an Investment Grant, a one-time Growth Grant of up to $25,000 is possible. Approval of a Growth Grant is conditioned upon significant progress being made toward meeting the goals and objectives as outlined in the Investment Grant proposal. A dollar-for-dollar match provided through presbytery and/or synod is ordinarily… Read more »

2012 Clerk’s Annual Questionnaire

The Clerk’s Annual Questionnaire is distributed to all congregations.   The summary for 2012 shows the percentage of responses for each question on the survey.  Topics include 1001 New Worshiping Communities, mission activities,  bequests, loans, special offerings, and guest preachers.  Are you looking for the 2014 Clerk’s Annual Questionnaire? Go here: https://caq2014.pcusa.org