Resources in Special Offerings

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 »

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Ever wish you had a cheat sheet to help with all the things you need to keep track of? We do! And, we hope the information included on this sheet will help with questions you may have about Special Offerings.

2018 Christmas Joy Worship Resources

The 2018 Worship Resources include: Readings Call to Worship Opening Prayer Call to Reconciliation Prayer of Confession Assurance of Pardon Invitation to Offering Prayer of Dedication Invitation to the Lord’s Table Great Prayer of Thanksgiving SendingCreated by the Rev. Thom M. Shuman

2018 Christmas Eve Candle Light Litany

Some congregations receive the Christmas Joy Offering in the context of a candle lighting service. Whether or not that is your congregation’s practice, you may find the following litany a helpful resource as you celebrate this season in your faith community.

Bulletin Insert: The Perfect Gift (Korean)

대림의 기대에 모인 사람들로서 우리가 받은 유일한 선물은 은혜로우신 하나님의 선물인 예수 그리스도 안에서 받은 온전한 선물이라는 것을 압니다. 우리의 선물은 관대하신 우리의 하나님을 반영합니다. 우리의 선물은 교회와 세계의 지도자 – 과거, 현재, 미래를 지원합니다.