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Presbyterian Church(USA) Comparison Chart

 Comparison of Basic Beliefs and Viewpoints of Three Presbyterian Denominations:  Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) (PCUSA), Evangelical Covenant Order of Presbyterians (ECO), and Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC)

Latest Brochures and cards

Go. Disciple. Live.

If you believe the church of Jesus Christ is dying, STOP.  We see the church of Jesus Christ alive.  Find out how our work in Evangelism and Church Growth ministries supports this belief.   

 

 

 

 

 

Latest Bulletin inserts

2015 Pentecost Offering Bulletin Inserts

Use these bulletin inserts in your church during the weeks leading up to the Pentecost offering:

  • From My Youth - Highlights the benefits of the Pentecost Offering
  • I Still Proclaim - Involvement with faith communities has a long-term affect in the lives of children. 

Hard copies can be ordered by emailing pds@pcusa.org, or visiting the church store.

Latest Forms and applications

2016 PW USA Mission Experience application

A group of Presbyterian Women will travel to the San Francisco Bay Area in California in September 2016 for the USA Mission Experience. Participants will encounter challenges to God’s promise of a beloved community and witness to the faithful work being done by our sisters in the San Francisco and San Jose presbyteries.

Application deadline: July 15, 2015

This form is fillable using Adobe Acrobat or Adobe Reader.

Latest Liturgy and worship aids

2015 Pentecost Offering Leader's Guide

We created this helpful tool with you in mind. It’s filled with information about the offering, ways you can get your congregation involved, resources you can use throughout the duration, and much more. Use your Guide to promote the Pentecost Offering today.

Latest Manuals and policies

Fairness in Ministerial Compensation: Solidarity and Incentives

A response to two referrals from the 2012 Special Committee on the Church for the 21st Century.  How can we raise the salaries of ministers in churches barely able to pay Board of Pensions' dues, including disproportionate numbers of women and racial ethnic pastors, and of what relevance is our theology of compensation to our modified market system, both in the parishes and in our national agencies?  Although at root Christian incentives are not financial, sharing and mutual aid are not enough: the report outlines certain forms of mutual accountability and intervention for declining ministry situations.  This report combines Gospel ...

Latest Video, audio and multimedia

Special Offerings Logo

Special Offerings Logo

 

 

The new Special Offerings logos highlight the connectional nature of our work. We are individually strong, but can do more when we work together. You will see this symbol repeated for each offering, as well as in our general Special Offerings materials. 

Latest Publications and periodicals

Spring 2015 Racial Ethnic Torch

In this issue of the Racial Ethnic Torch, we lift up women of color and continue celebrating the "Decade of Hearing and Singing New Songs to God" to recognize and celebrate the gifts of women of color in the church. 

Latest Posters and fliers

2015 Pentecost Offering Quick Links

We are so glad to have such a wide range of offerings materials to support your Pentecost Offering promotion activities. But we also know it can be difficult to scroll through several pages to find it all. Here are our most popular resources for 2015: 

Latest Reports and study guides

2014 Pentecost Offering Financials

The attached summary includes the estimated 40 percent retained by congregations for ministries with youth, young adults, and children at risk in their communities. It also includes gifts received through the Presbyterian Giving Catalog.