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Swords into Plowshares is the blog of the Peacemaking Program and the Presbyterian Ministry at the United Nations of the Presbyterian Mission Agency of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).

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June 2, 2015

June 2015 - 815

People like to use numbers to measure. Your doctor wants to know your blood pressure, your dentist wants to know how many times you floss, and your spouse wants to know on what temperature the thermostat is set. In the church we tend to count two things: how many members and how much money. In some sense we are counting how much have we gathered in our fold. But what if we counted a different measurement?

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August 14, 2012

Called to Serve?

Do you know someone who is called and might be interested in serving in one of these committees/task forces?  Persons currently serving on a GA entity (board, permanent committee, special committee, etc.) are not eligible, nor are persons employed by GA entities (BOP, OGA, PILP, FDN, PPC, and PMA).

For more information, contact valerie.small@pcusa.org

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November 14, 2011

Christian Life is about Dying Well

"Come on, people!  We're dying here!  Let's go!" is an odd thing to say to motivate your children to get a move on.  

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