What Presbyterian Women Do

Presbyterian Women understands that scripture asks us to be the hands and feet of Christ in the world. As such, Presbyterian Women provides information about justice and peace and ministry to inform mission and community-building work. Learn More

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Get the latest PW News

The newest edition of PW NewsBytes includes a summary of PW’s Fall 2022 board meeting, a list of ways to support PW, a “Save the Date” flier for the 2024 Churchwide Gathering (featuring the logo and theme), overviews of new and sale-priced resources, and much more!

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Seeking PW's Future Leaders

The Search Committee is seeking nominations for Presbyterian Women Inc.’s 2024–2027 Board of Directors (previously called the Churchwide Coordinating Team). If you know someone who has the enthusiasm and time to serve on PW’s national board (and she has agreed to be nominated!), fill out a nomination form.

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Download the Fall 2022 Resource Catalog

Within the pages of this booklet you will find many resources and promotional and gift items to support and enhance your PW ministry. These resources are made available to you, for you.

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Calling all advocates!

Have you ever considered joining Presbyterian Women Inc.’s delegation to the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW)? The 67th CSW will be held March 6–17, 2023, and offers an opportunity to learn about and advocate for justice for women throughout the world, and to find ways to apply insights to local, state and national levels.

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Celebrate 100 Years of the Birthday Offering

This year the Birthday Offering of Presbyterian Women celebrates the century mark of generous giving. Launched in 1922 to honor the 100th anniversary of the Woman’s Auxiliary in the Presbyterian Church in the United States, the Birthday Offering is an annual tradition for givers and receivers around the world.

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2022 Thank Offering

It has been nearly 125 years since Eliza Clokey of Springfield, Ohio, asked women to give a “thank offering to her Lord” and support mission initiatives at home and abroad. Today faithful givers are still responding to her inspiring call.

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Our Purpose

Forgiven and freed by God in Jesus Christ, and empowered by the Holy Spirit, we commit ourselves

  • to nurture our faith through prayer and Bible study,
  • to support the mission of the church worldwide,
  • to work for justice and peace, and
  • to build an inclusive, caring community of women that strengthens the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and witnesses to the promise of God’s kingdom.

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Love God, Love People

“When I was in my 20s, I did a year of mission work in a small neighborhood. The program, Mission Year, had a motto: Love God. Love people. Nothing else matters. I remember thinking that so many things mattered. What was I going to do with my life? Was I going to make it through the year? Why weren’t we allowed to have televisions? Then something happened—I was forced to get to know my neighbors.” To read more of this story by Micah Rose Emerson as it appears in the 2021 Summer issue of Horizons Magazine, click to order or subscribe. See Other Stories