On Celebrate the Gifts of Women Sunday, we are encouraged to live life with an “attitude of gratitude.” Though Celebrate the Gifts of Women Sunday is March 5, 2017, your congregation or women’s groups may use this resource on any day that you choose. Living life with an “attitude of gratitude” is having a readiness… Read more »
The Gender and Leadership in the PC(USA) report is part of a larger research project assessing the status of women at all levels of the church and conducted in two main research areas: theological and sociological. This study is the sociological portion of the research, and contains two nearly-identical surveys: one representative sample of Presbyterians (Presbyterian Panel)… Read more »
Nearly 60 percent of the worshiping communities started since 2012 are people of color and new immigrant worshiping communities. The resource, “15 Dynamic New Racial Ethnic and New Worshiping Communities,” highlights people of color and new immigrant worshiping communities that have been started recently and that are making a positive impact on the lives of… Read more »
A guide for applying for Mission Program Grants. Looking for the grant applications? You can find information and links to applications for the Seed Grant, Investment Grant, Growth Grant, Health Insurance Grant, Sam and Helen R. Walton Award and the Presbytery Grant for Congregational Transformation all on the Mission Program Grants page.
Presbyteries may request a one-time grant of ordinarily up to $50,000. This grant is intended to provide funding to presbyteries in support of their efforts to develop a process for helping congregations to begin and continue a transformational way of life. The first year lump sum payment will be for up to $30,000 and assuming… Read more »