Resources in Peacemaking

2015-2016 Biblical Witness to Peacemaking

2015-2016 Biblical Witness to Peacemaking This index of scripture provides a year-long study of passages around peacemaking themes.  Congregations are encouraged to print this index in weekly bulletins and monthly newsletters to help guide Presbyterians in the reading and studying of the Biblical text as peacemakers.

Path of Peace Reflections for the 2015 Season of Peace in WORD format

Path of Peace Reflections for the 2015 Season of Peace in WORD format These daily reflections are designed to be used during the four weeks leading up to World Communion Sunday, October 4, when the Peace and Global Witness Offering is often received.  The 2015 Season of Peace begins on Sunday, September 6, but these reflections can also be used any time of the year to help individuals… Read more »

Season of Peace Cards – Second Edition

2015 Season of Peace Cards This second edition set of peace cards was created in 2015 for the Season of Peace and can be used by children and in households anytime during the year. Each card contains a reflection, prayer and action item.

Season of Peace Cards—First Edition

2014 Season of Peace cards This first edition set of peace cards was created in 2014 for the Season of Peace and can be used by children and in households anytime during the year. Each card contains a reflection, prayer and action item.

“The Things that Make for Peace” Adult Bible Study

Season of Peace Bible Study (Full) This 5-week adult study is designed for small or large groups to be used during the Season of Peace or any time of the year. It focuses on the inner and outer path to peace as foundational to faithful discipleship. Each session has a “dig deeper” section for study through the week. Session 1: Recognizing… Read more »

O God, the Things That Make for Peace hymn

O God, the Things That Make for Peace hymn Hymn writer Carolyn Winfrey Gillette wrote this hymn for the Season of Peace to support the work of the Presbyterian Peacemaking Program and the Peacemaking Offering.   The hymn is based on the new, free Bible study “The Things That Make For Peace.”  The Bible study and the hymn have five movements:  recognizing peace, finding peace,… Read more »

O God, the Things That Make for Peace hymn and bulletin insert

O God, the Things That Make for Peace hymn and bulletin insert Hymn writer Carolyn Winfrey Gillette wrote this hymn for the Season of Peace to support the work of the Presbyterian Peacemaking Program and the Peacemaking Offering. The hymn is based on the new, free Bible study “The Things That Make For Peace.”  The Bible study and the hymn have five movements:  recognizing peace, finding peace,… Read more »

Season of Peace | Peace Fair Planning Guide

Season of Peace | Peace Fair Planning Guide The Peace Fair is an inter-generational event that may be held during A Season of Peace, as part of World Communion Sunday, or at another time during the year. Eating together is an important component of the event, so be sure to plan for a meal.