Why choose the PC(USA)?
Some congregations are wrestling with whether or not to maintain their connection to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). Here are just a few of the many reasons for them to choose to remain within the denomination.
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Transformational leaders are men and women of diverse ages, backgrounds and cultures who are witnesses to God’s love, empowered by the Spirit and committed to Jesus Christ. In gratitude, they are, and help others to be, culturally proficient, resilient, trustworthy, innovative, adaptive and theologically grounded in the Reformed tradition.
Latest 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.
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Step out for justice and peace!
Participate in the PW March for Justice and Peace at the Churchwide Gathering, Saturday, June 20, 2015, in Minneapolis. The march will be held from 5 to 6 pm. If you are attending the Gathering, download theis pledge form, line up your pledges ahead of time, then gather in the courtyard at Westminster Presbyterian Church, just one block from the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis (where the Gathering is being held). If you won't be at the Gathering, sponsor someone who will be. Pledges will benefit CARE and Presbyterian Ministry at the UN.
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Ayudas litúrgicas 24 de mayo / Liturgical Helps May 24
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Based on comments, questions, and observations by the Educator Certification Committee, brush up on some of the expectations of an Educator Certification Advisor by following these Best Practices for Advisors.
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Debbie Braaksma, area coordinator for the Africa office in World Mission, and Christi Boyd, mission co-worker in the Democratic Republic of Congo, address the topic of stopping violence against women in eastern Congo.
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PHEWA's Presbyterians for Disability Concerns (PDC) network, in collaboration with the Office of the General Assembly and the five human resources departments of the PC(USA), offers this new resource, “Better Together: Transformed by God’s Variety of Gifts,” to assist in your observances of Disability Inclusion Sundays. This resource, commissioned by action of the 219th General Assembly (2010), includes powerful personal testimonies and strategies for inclusion in every setting, from worship and Christian education to places of employment.
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The Women of Color Consultation, September 16 -17, 2015 in Greensboro, NC. Promoting the leadership of women of color in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).
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A General Assembly committee met to begin planning a conference on race, ethnicity, racism and ethnocentricity, as part of an action of the 221st General Assembly (2014). The conference will be held this fall 2015, and will be reported to the 222nd General Assembly (2016).