This document from the 2002 General Assembly addresses concerns resulting from the economic crisis that has depressed many rural communities-especially food production and consumption and ways the church can help strengthen family farmers, ranchers, rural communities and rural congregations. Study guide also available.
Fundraising ideas for universities and colleges from Equal Exchange.
This booklet provides Biblical, theological and historical background as well as current application ideas for each of the Social Creed affirmations. It also has questions for discussion and links to the Hudson River Presbytery's posters and other resources.
This report, adopted by the 208th GA, provides a remarkable understanding of peacemaking and justice issues. Contains the report plus study guide.
A pamphlet describing the Presbyterian Coffee Project.
For use in organizing on your college or seminary campus, compliments of Lutheran World Relief.
A description of Equal Exchange's model of fair trade and how it works.
Presbytery of New Covenant written examination for Commissioned Ruling Elders.
Selected CLP examination questions from Huntingdon Presbytery
This list of resources is broken into categories according to the courses usually offered in Commissioned Ruling Elders training. The list is intentionally limited in each category and represents books often listed in CRE training information. Many of these resources may be available in church libraries, presbytery and synod resource centers, etc.