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Resources in Justice

PW Quarterly Newsletter (first quarter 2015)

The PW quarterly newsletter highlights recent news from Presbyterian Women at the churchwide level. Find reports from PW groups about Together in Action Days, news about the 2015 Churchwide Gathering, information about upcoming celebrations, an order form for Birthday Offering materials, fliers and more. This issue is dated February–April 2015 and reflects news reported through January 31,… Read more »

Prayer and Thanksgiving for Roma 2014

In 2014, members of Presbyterian Women join their voices with others around the world who are concerned with justice for the Roma, who are marginalized throughout Europe. This prayer cycle and liturgy can help you focus your prayers and advocacy on the Roma. A list of recommended resources is also included.

PW Justice Calendar

Presbyterian Women’s justice and peace calendar is a timeless resource that outlines issues for awareness and advocacy throughout the year. Use this calendar for your personal prayer and action or to inspire timely justice work in your PW group; dates focus on celebrating diversity, ending violence against women, creating sustainable solutions to poverty and hunger… Read more »

Culturally Proficient Leadership Scholarship Application Word

Presbyterian Women is excited to offer partial scholarships for “Practicing God’s Radical Hospitality,” one of the Big Tent 2013 post conferences. Offered on August 4 from 9 am to 5 pm EST, this event will introduce participants to a new resource on culturally proficient leadership that is grounded in the spirituality of hospitality. Apply for… Read more »

Culturally Proficient Leadership Scholarship Application PDF

Presbyterian Women is excited to offer partial scholarships for “Practicing God’s Radical Hospitality,” one of the Big Tent 2013 post conferences. Offered on August 4 from 9 am to 5 pm EST, this event will introduce participants to a new resource on culturally proficient leadership that is grounded in the spirituality of hospitality. Apply for… Read more »

Prayer and Thanksgiving for Roma 2013

In 2013, members of Presbyterian Women join their voices with others around the world who are concerned with justice for the Roma, who are marginalized throughout Europe. This resource guide with prayers can help you focus your prayers and advocacy on the Roma.

Compassion, Peace and Justice: Making God’s Community Livable For All

We invite you to watch this video and learn more about how the Compassion, Peace and Justice ministry works to reflect God’s intention for a just, peaceful, and compassionate world through it’s different programs and ministries. Watch this video For best results, right-click the Download link (or click and use “control” key for Macintosh) and… Read more »

Justice and Peace Links—United Nations Commission on the Status of Women 2012

The United Nations Commission on the Status of Women is an annual meeting of nongovernmental organizations committed to ensuring women’s equality and promoting women’s rights in the resolutions and work of United Nations member states. Representatives of Presbyterian Women attended this meeting in 2012, focusing on rural women, empowerment, poverty reduction and rural development. Read… Read more »

MRTI report to 2012 General Assembly: Engagement With Corporations on Israel-Palestine Issues From 2004 to 2011

Approved by MRTI, September 9, 2011; pending approval by GAMC The 2004 General Assembly instructed the Committee on Mission Responsibility Through Investment (MRTI) to begin a process of “phased, selective divestment” related to corporations doing business in Israel.  Following the assembly, MRTI initiated a process consistent with General Assembly (GA) policy.  First, MRTI reviewed the… Read more »