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Resources in Peacemaking

Commitment to Peacemaking (Spanish)

El Compromiso con la Labor de Paz fue presentado en la Iglesia Presbiteriana (EE. UU.) en 1983. Desde entonces, más de 4,500 congregaciones y otros grupos han afirmado este compromiso y lo han utilizado para dar forma a ministerios fieles y creativos de paz y justicia.

Commitment to Peacemaking (Korean)

1983년 미국 장로교는 ‘평화 증진에의 헌신’을 도입하였다. 그 이후로 4,500개 이상의 교회와 기관들이 이를 받아들여 사용하였고, 신실하고 창의적인 평화와 정의의 사역을 이루었다.

Seeking to be Faithful Together: Guidelines for Presbyterians in Times of Disagreement (Korean)

제 204차 총회(1992)는 총회 자체를 위해서 본 지침서를 채택했을 뿐 아니라, 미국장로교 교회나 산하기관에서도 갈등과 불일치가 일어날 때 사용하도록 했다. 이 지침은 서로 다름을 성장과 은혜와 이해의 기회로 바꾸는 방식을 단순명료하게 보여주고 있다. 이 지침을 사용한다고 해서 갈등 발생 자체를 막을 수는 없다. 하지만, 개방적이고 유용하며 건설적인 분위기를 형성하여, 사랑 안에서 차이점을 이야기하고 서로 다름을… Read more »

Seeking to be Faithful Together: Guidelines for Presbyterians in Times of Disagreement (Spanish)

La 204ª Asamblea General (1992) adoptó las normas para su propia vida y presentó este recurso a las congregaciones y otros grupos de la Iglesia Presbiteriana para ayudarles a manejar los conflictos y desacuerdos 
cuando ocurren. Las normas ofrecen sugerencias claras y simples para lidiar con las diferencias, transformándolas en oportunidades de crecimiento, gracia y… Read more »

Companion Guide to the Commitment to Peacemaking

The Companion Guide to the Commitment to Peacemaking accompanies the Commitment to Peacemaking. It assists congregations, mid councils and theological institutions as they make, reaffirm and deepen their commitment to peacemaking. The Guide outlines a unique process of worship, spiritual grounding and reflection, community building and partnership, study and preparation, and direct action and advocacy,… Read more »

Presbyterians and Peacemaking: Are We Now Called to Resistance?

Developed by members of the Advisory Council in Church and Society for study and response as part of a policy development in preparation for the 199th General Assembly (1987), Presbyterians and Peacemaking: Are We Now Called to Resistance? examines the concept of resistance as a “stance of faith” embodied in Biblical and historical precedents. It… Read more »

Path of Peace Daily Reflections 2020

This year’s Path of Peace reflections are designed to help participants explore practices for building peace on every scale. From the personal level to global issues, these reflections and prayers will help grow the faith and witness of the whole church.

Seeking to be Faithful Together: Guidelines for Presbyterians in Times of Disagreement

The 204th General Assembly (1992) adopted these Guidelines for its own life and provided them as a tool to congregations and other bodies of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) to use in times of conflict and disagreement. The Guidelines offer clear, simple suggestions for dealing with differences, transforming them into opportunities for growth, grace and understanding…. Read more »