Presbyterians yearn to join in partnership with the global church, coming together as one body in Christ. It is in the spirit of partnership with our brothers and sisters in other places that the PC(USA), through an action of the 212th General Assembly in 2000, encouraged congregations, presbyteries, synods and other church bodies to “do… Read more »
Whether a church has long-established mission partnerships or is not engaged in any mission activity, the foundation of healthy mission work begins with healthy relationships within the church. As a new or seasoned pastor in your church, consider approaching congregational mission work in the same way you might approach cross-cultural mission.
Presbyterian World Mission’s guidebook provides tools and resources for U.S. Presbyterians interested in getting involved in God’s work around the world. Whether your congregation is discerning or evaluating its mission work, seeking to learn more about long-term mission co-workers and how to connect with them, or looking for information about planning a short-term mission trip,… Read more »
In 2014, the Presbyterian Mission Agency was guided by faith in God’s plan to transform the world, by hope in Christ Jesus, and with love in our hearts through the Holy Spirit. Read about the highlights of our progress in the 2014 Annual Report.
The PW quarterly newsletter highlights recent news from Presbyterian Women at the churchwide level. Find highlights from the 2015 Churchwide Gathering of Presbyterian Women, mission news, a Thank Offering update, and lots more. This issue is dated August–October 2015 and reflects news reported through July 30, 2015. Note: This resource is also distributed as a print piece,… Read more »
“Feed my sheep . . . ” Presbyterian Women make it their business to feed and tend Jesus’ sheep. This report highlights some of PW’s work in the world (tending Christ’s sheep) during the 2012–2015 triennium. But this report just hints at the abundance PW has shared during those 1,095 days. After you see what… Read more »
Presbyterian Women’s Thank Offering is received annually in the fall. This offering gives women a tangible way to express their gratitude for the special blessings in their lives. Gifts from Presbyterian Women have made possible hundreds of projects, addressing issues such as agricultural development, child care, community organization, criminal justice, drug counseling, economic justice, elderly… Read more »
The Birthday Offering is a PW offering collected in the spring of each year to celebrate the blessings in the lives of Presbyterian Women. The offering funds up to five projects that are not included in ongoing General Assembly mission support, such as agricultural development, child care, community organization, criminal justice, drug counseling, economic justice,… Read more »
The PW quarterly newsletter highlights recent news from Presbyterian Women at the churchwide level. Find highlights from the spring 2015 Churchwide Coordinating Team meeting, more reports from PW groups about Together in Action Days, last-minute news about the 2015 Churchwide Gathering, information about upcoming workshops and conferences (including Big Tent), an order form for Thank… Read more »
“The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want.” — Psalm 23:1