Brochures and cards
Use this card as you pray for Mission Co-workers Jeff and Christi Boyd. The card includes a photo of them and an overview of their work.
While their roles are diverse, Jeff and Christi share a common commitment to seeing others experience Christ’s fullness of life. Jeff is regional liaison for Central Africa and nurtures relationships between Presbyterians in the United States and African partners. He enables joint ministries of evangelism, education, health, community development, justice and peace. Christi, facilitator for the Presbyterian Hunger Program’s Joining Hands initiative in Cameroon, links U.S. Presbyterians with the Cameroonian organization ...
Use this card as you pray for Mission Co-workers the Rev. Mark Adams and Miriam Maldonado Escobar. The card includes a photo of them and an overview of their work.
Bridging cultural, economic, political, and linguistic differences, Mark and Miriam support the ministry of Frontera de Cristo in sharing the good news of Jesus Christ in word and deed on both sides of the border. They and their partners seek to put flesh on the gospel through participation in new church development, permaculture, health ministries, and community and economic development. Recognizing the potentially divisive issues surrounding the border and immigration ...
Use this card as you pray for Mission Co-worker the Rev. Kay Day. The card includes a photo of her and an overview of her work.
As training chaplain for pastors, Kay provides continuing education opportunities for about 200 clergy in the Church of Central Africa Presbyterian’s Blantyre Synod. As administrator of Chigodi Women’s Center, she serves with a team of committed Malawian women to train and empower women in leadership and in livelihood security. As an associate pastor to a congregation, she ministers alongside the pastor and elders “to make the gospel come alive to the congregation ...
Use this card as you pray for Mission Co-worker the Rev. Dr. Nuhad Tomeh. The card includes a photo of him and an overview of his work.
Nuhad is the PC(USA)’s regional liaison for Syria, Iraq and the Gulf. “I feel my ministry is to share the message of hope and peace in this troubled region of the Middle East,” he says. “The people in this region have lost hope and are desperate for peace.” Nuhad says Jesus came to give to humankind and save people from their desperate situation. “I am called to continue his message,” he ...
Use this card as you pray for Mission Co-worker Doug Tilton. The card includes a photo of him and an overview of his work.
As regional liaison for Southern Africa, Doug facilitates the PC(USA)’s relationships with its partners, supports other PC(USA) mission personnel and works with a growing number of presbytery and congregational partnerships. He also helps partners gain access to scholarships for leadership training and helps them find ways to meet one another’s needs. “I am excited and grateful when we are able to help each other to discern and apply our respective gifts to ...
Use this card as you pray for Mission Co-workers Tim and Marta Carriker. The card includes a photo of them and an overview of their work.
Tim and Marta seek to encourage the Brazilian missionary movement, which has more than 5,000 personnel serving around the world. Their work involves development, teaching, writing, consulting, accompaniment of PC(USA) mission trips and conference speaking. Most of their ministry is with the Independent Presbyterian Church of Brazil, but they also work with other church bodies.
Use this card as you pray for Mission Co-workers the Rev. Doug Baker and Elaine Baker. The card includes a photo of them and an overview of their work.
Doug and Elaine work for reconciliation in Northern Ireland alongside churches and other institutions. Doug is also the site coordinator for the Young Adult Volunteer (YAV) program in Belfast and has recently mentored his 100th YAV. In addition, Doug is the PC(USA)’s
regional liaison for Ireland and the United Kingdom, supporting the efforts of partner churches as they seek to be faithful to the great commandment to love God ...
Use this card as you pray for Mission Co-workers the Rev. Dr. Dustin Ellington and Sherri Ellington. The card includes a photo of their and an overview of their work.
Dustin teaches New Testament, Greek and preaching at Justo Mwale Theological University College, an institution that trains future pastors for service in Zambia, Malawi, Zimbabwe and beyond. The church in this region of Africa has grown exponentially in the last two or three generations and has claimed a central role in solving the region’s societal problems. The enormous growth has also left churches in need of trained pastors who ...
It takes the efforts of many persons committed to diversity and inclusiveness to breathe “new life” into Committees on Representation (CORs).
The committee on representation will assist the church to move toward the goal of “wholeness in the emerging life” of the church. This wholeness is evident when all members of the body of Christ are able to use the gifts they have been given by the Holy Spirit for the equipping of the people of God. Wholeness is a part of God’s “shalom” for the world.