Coronavirus/COVID-19 Resources for Congregations and Members

Resources in Peacemaking

The Biblical Witness to Peacemaking

These daily scripture readings offered in peacemaking themes that coincide with the liturgical year, this resource may be used in a variety of ways and settings. It can be posted weekly or monthly on a website or in a newsletter for personal devotion. It can be used in a group Bible study, prayer group or… Read more »

2019 International Peacemakers Reproducible Brochure

This 2-sided handout features photos and brief bios of the 2019 International Peacemakers. It can be reproduced on a typical copy machine using 2-sided printing on 8 1/2 x 11″ sheets of paper.

Standing Our Holy Ground/10 Things You Can Do to End Gun Violence

Standing Our Holy Ground is a year-long (2019-2020) free webinar series that challenges the faith community to stand up against gun violence, and explores how people of faith can respond and act to bring about change. Ten Things You Can Do to End Gun Violence are suggestions approved by the 2019 General Assembly (2010) report… Read more »

2019 Gun Violence resources packet

Gun Violence packet cover The 2019 Gun Violence Resource packet provides congregations and mid-councils a robust package of material to help congregations put thoughts and prayers about gun violence into obedient action. The packet is a mixture of online and print resources compiled by the ministries of Compassion, Peace and Justice over the course of the last decade, but… Read more »

2019 Path of Peace Reflections

Season of Peace logo The Path of Peace Daily Reflections are written each year to be used during A Season of Peace, the 5 weeks leading up to World Communion Sunday, or anytime during the year. The themes are connected annually to the Peace and Global Witness Offering. This resource is available as a full set of downloadable reflections… Read more »

We Choose Welcome Action Guide

The “We Choose Welcome Action Guide” invites Presbyterians to extend biblical hospitality and stand in solidarity with our refugee neighbors. It includes background, guidance, and resources to help you and your congregation get started in welcoming refugees to our community.

Mosaic of Peace Conference Information Sheet

This 3 page downloadable document contains information about the Presbyterian Peacemaking Program’s 2020 Mosaic of Peace Conference in Israel/Palestine. The dates of the conference are March 15-28, 2020. Applications will be accepted through October 15, 2019 and after that date as space is available.

Building a Neighborhood Together: An Intergenerational Peacemaking Project from Family Communications

Producer of “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood” This booklet describes the process for building a neighborhood out of boxes and other everyday household supplies. It is an activity for all ages and all kinds of families working together. The Neighborhood Build is based on Fred Rogers’ ideas about relationships, creative play, pride in making things, family communication,… Read more »

Peacemaking in the Family by Mr. Rogers

Four Intergenerational Events for Your Church, by Fred Rogers and Barbara Marsh This adaptable resource, developed in 1984, is both timeless and timely, coauthored by Rev. Fred Rogers, an ordained Presbyterian minister and the renowned television personality of the long-running Mr. Roger’s Neighborhood. This resource is organized around four areas of family life – feelings,… Read more »