Article from the Presbyterian Mission Agency – December 5, 2014 LOUISVILLE An interactive, online Advent calendar for kids offers fun activities to do as a family or Sunday school class this Advent season. Beginning Monday, December 1, 2014, each calendar day features an exciting tidbit about the Christmas season, a Scripture reading, a multimedia resource, or […]
Article from the Presbyterian News Service – December 8, 2014 STATESVILLE, N.C. For more than four decades, the youth group at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Buffalo, New York, has traveled to Maine for a mission trip. But in recent years, Westminster has also been the focus of a mission trip for a church in Maine. […]
A Gathering Voices Post by Kate Ott Homemade Paper Star Gift by Eva (12 y/o) I love giving and getting presents. I am the person who wears or uses a gift immediately after receiving it. I put time and effort into choosing gifts for close friends and family. That said,...
Immigrant, refugee children pool money to buy gifts for homeless shelter December 22, 2014 Children at Shalom International Ministry in Clarkston, Ga., are donating mittens to a local homeless shelter. —courtesy Shalom International Ministry Mission Communications Specialists Paul Seebeck “What would you like to do for Christmas this year?” the new worshiping community leaders asked their children. […]
December 22, 2014 Special to Presbyterian News Service Edward McNulty The film Exodus: Gods and Kings is upon us. Released Dec. 12, it is bound to be a blockbuster with director Ridley Scott at the helm, so now is a good time to look back and see how in the past Hollywood has turned Moses into […]
January discipleship conference to focus on silence, creating space for God December 19, 2014 B.J. Woodworth, leader of January’s evangelism conference believes we “partake of God’s divine nature” through the disciplines of rest, solitude, silence and prayer. —Abbey of the Genesee, B.J. Woodworth Mission Communications Specialist Paul Seebeck LOUISVILLE Presbyterian pastor B.J. Woodworth understands how terrifying silence […]