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Resources in Publications and periodicals

Minutes for Mission: Racial Ethnic Schools and Colleges, Menaul School

Christmas Joy gifts have helped Menaul School change lives for generations. Gary Lucero, Jr., has 28 relatives who attended Menaul, and his family continues its commitment to both the church and the school. Your gifts to Christmas Joy help make it possible for students to learn and grow in faith at Presbyterian-related racial ethnic schools… Read more »

Answering God’s call to be a YAV in the Philippines

The Young Adult Volunteer (YAV) program is a year of service for young adults, ages 19–30, at sites in the U.S. and around the world. Consider taking part in a YAV experience like Akilah Hyrams, who served in the Philippines in 2016–17.

Peace & Global Witness Leader’s Guide

“So he came and proclaimed peace to you who were far off and peace to those who were near.” —Ephesians 2:14-17 The letter to the Ephesians tells us that Jesus came to proclaim a peace that is universal. While the earthly ministry of Jesus was in a specific age and place, the peace he shared… 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. (June 2017)

Jinishian Jottings Winter 2016

Mission updates from the Middle East and Armenia. Read hopeful reports from within Syria and among refugees. With help from JMP, one family is making a life against the odds in Aleppo, and one refugee is rebuilding his life in Lebanon after devastating loss. The Jinishian Memorial Program has served within these communities for 50… Read more »

PHP Post Spring 2017

PHP Post Spring 2017 Confronting the “isms” In this issue… Confronting Injustice Standing Rock: A Call For All People Confront the “isms” and Take Action …and more! Download Confront the “isms” poster only

The Global Crisis for People Who Are LGBT and Their Families: A Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Response

The publication of this resource fulfills a commissioner resolution adopted by the 221st General Assembly (2014) directing that it be delivered to mid councils for study and action. It responds to the situation in “eighty-one countries where homosexuality is illegal, [and where] God’s global family includes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people who face persecution for simply being who they are, for whom they love, and with whom they create a family.” This resource is intended to raise awareness and prompt compassionate action on behalf of the PC(USA).

PHP Post Winter 2016

Faithful Living In this issue… A Prayer for Advent Faithful Witness: Standing Rock Faithful Eating: Christian Food Addicts? Faithful Travel: learn about the The Code of Conduct for the Protection of Children from Sexual Exploitation …and more!