Presbyterians yearn to join in partnership with the global church, coming together as one body in Christ. It is in the spirit of partnership with our brothers and sisters in other places that the PC(USA), through an action of the 212th General Assembly in 2000, encouraged congregations, presbyteries, synods and other church bodies to “do… Read more »
Partnership is essential to tackle the many development issues that the world faces. Learn how PC(USA) and partners around the world work together to build schools, advocate in the international community, and empower producers living in extreme poverty.
God calls us to live in peace with one another. Learn how the PC(USA) and partners around the world promote peace by empowering migrant workers against human trafficking, advocating for peace in the United Nations Security Council, and supporting International Peacemakers.
Forests are important for combating climate change and protecting the biodiversity of God’s world. Learn how the PC(USA) and partners around the world combat deforestation and desertification by advocating for reduced corporate impact on land and training farmers in sustainable agriculture techniques.
Oceans contain about 97 percent of the Earth’s water. Learn how the PC(USA) and partners around the world protect life below water by advocating for reductions in corporate impact on water sources and supporting environmental advocacy organizations.
Climate change has no national boundaries, affecting every country on the planet. Learn how the PC(USA) and partners around the world work to mitigate climate change by advocating for climate change policies in the international and corporate communities and strengthening communities’ preparation for natural disasters.
God calls us to be good, responsible stewards of our environment. Learn how the PC(USA) and partners around the world advocate to companies for environmentally sustainable production processes, promote the sale of fair trade products, and commit to making their own facilities more sustainable.
Currently, half of the world’s population lives in cities. Learn how the PC(USA) and partners around the world work to improve cities by advocating for reliable transportation services, affordable housing, and improving basic water services.
“The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want.” — Psalm 23:1