Liturgy and worship aids
Download "A Service of Prayer for the City of Baltimore."
Glenda Watts wrote a commissioning service for attendees to the 2015 Churchwide Gathering, which she shared for all PW to use.
Another commissioning service is available in the 2015 Churchwide Gathering promotions packet.
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.
This helpful resource will aid in Pentecost service planning.
- Call to Worship
- Opening Prayer
- Call to Confession
- Prayer of Confession
- Assurance of Forgiveness
- Prayer for Illumination
- Affirmation of Faith
- Prayers of the People
- Prayer of Dedication
- Invitation to the Lord's Table
- Great Thanksgiving
- Prayer After Communion
- Blessing and Charge
Young Adult Volunteers - Teresa Larson learns that no act of kindness is too small as she serves as a Young Adult Volunteer in Chicago, Illinois.
Youth Ministries - Shannon Guse uses a book club to connect with local youth.
Children at Risk - Congregations give examples of educating children for future success.
Through the Pentecost Offering, every Presbyterian has the opportunity to "see" the Christ in need within the faces of youth, young adults and children at risk, and enable them to live the life for which they were created.
This Word document version is the text-only version of the 2015 Tread Lightly for Lent daily calendar. (If you are looking for the nicely designed pdf version of the 2015 Tread Lightly for Lent calendar, with graphics and calendar layout, click here.)
This daily calendar is a quick and easy way to stay mindful of all God's creation throughout the season of Lent. As we slow down, reflect, take on spiritual disciplines, and give up distractions during the season of Lent, what parts of God's creation call our attention, remind us of God, or invite us to become ...
Each year, on a Sunday in Lent, Presbyterians celebrate the ministry of the Presbyterian Committee on the Self-Development of People, a ministry of the One Great Hour of Sharing. This year, SDOP Sunday is on March 15; this resource provides materials to help you interpret the ministry of SDOP in your congregation. Visit us at www.pcusa.org/sdop
Each year we pass out the One Great Hour of Sharing fish banks, and each year we collect them on Palm Sunday or Easter. This year, use these simple ideas to demonstrate what a true difference our children's giving makes in changing the world with God's love.
Find additional Gracie resources here.
Use this resource to introduce church members to the problem of human trafficking, inspire reflection and prayer, and lead them to act to end human trafficking. This resource is four pages. The pdf shows the front/back pages on one sheet, the center pages on another sheet. The sheets can be be printed back to back on an 8.5" x 11" sheet of paper, and folded down to a 5.5" x 8.5" booklet. For a two-page condensed version of this resource, download the "Together in Action" bulletin insert.
The attached liturgy materials were created to help you in planning your 2015 Camp and Conference Sunday.