Member Church News: Calls, Communiques, Condemnations

As we approach the season of Lent, the moderator of the Church of South India, Most Rev. Thomas K. Oommen, gives a Lenten call for a “carbon fast.” United Church of Christ leaders have condemned the decision to… Read More

Member Church News: Moves, Missions, More

The Reformed Church in America’s work helping refugees will receive a portion of the profits produced through the sale of The Good Syrian, a print created by RCA artist Joel School Tanis. The piece is based on a… Read More

Member Church News: Refugees, Visit, Worship

After helping Syrian refugees come to the U.S. last year, the Trump Administration’s travel ban upended a group of New York churches and synagogue’s mission to help the Khoja family resettle, including that of Rutgers Presbyterian Church. Take… Read More

Member Church News: Learning, Memorials, Elections

Last week about 250 students and 50 counselors participated in the 54th Biblical Theology Seminar at the Chunghwa Telecom Kaohsiung Training Institute (in Taiwan). In his 2017 Survival Day Message, Uniting Church in Australia President Stuart McMillan calls… Read More

Member Church News: Presidential Inauguration and more

Emily Brewer, a blogger for the Presbyterian Peace Fellowship, posted, “So instead of trying to prove all the ways that Trump is not true to Presbyterian values, let’s commit to live our Presbyterian values so boldly and so… Read More

Member Church News: Hidden Figures, Videos

Several partners and members have resource material for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity (18-25 January): United Church of Canada, National Council of Churches in India Hidden Figures—the movie about a group of brilliant female African-American mathematicians… Read More

Member Church News: Christmas Messages

The General Convent of the Reformed Church in Hungary states, “Christmas has a blessed effect of bringing people together and calling them to unity.” In his Christmas message, United Church of Christ General Minister and President John C…. Read More

God’s People Are Comforted

Comfort, O comfort my people, says your God. Speak tenderly to Jerusalem, and cry to her that she has served her term, that her penalty is paid, that she has received from the Lord’s hand double for all her… Read More

Member Church News: Advent, Economics, Activists

An Ontario church invites entire town to Advent service. Dora Arce, WCRC executive secretary for justice, tells a conference on economics and ethics, “We are united in the search for alternatives to the current ‘dictatorship’ of the financial… Read More

Member Church News: Visits

The Uniting Presbyterian Church in South Africa and Presbyterian Church of India exchange visits. At the international conference called “Expatriates, Exiles and Refugees,” which took place in Litomyšl from 14 to 16 October 2016, Dirk Stelter, the chief… Read More