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 news from Presbyterian Women

The third quarter 2020 newsletter is now available. Find updates on what resources are available to support your personal or group study of the Into the Light Bible study, read PW’s statement regarding antiracism, learn about the Thank Offering, get ideas for ways to strengthen PW community and much more!


Churchwide Gathering

Presbyterian Women’s 2021 Churchwide Gathering will be held August 5–8, 2021 in St. Louis, Missouri! Planning, dreaming, rejoicing and hoping continue! Save the date and tell your friends!

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Promote and Support the 2020 Thank Offering

Since 1888, Presbyterian women have expressed their deep sense of gratitude for God’s blessings in their lives by giving back to people in their communities and around the world.

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2020-2021 PW/Horizons Bible Study

Now available! Into the Light: Finding Hope through Prayers of Lament by P. Lynn Miller with Suggestions for Leaders by Dee Koza.  The newest PW/Horizons Bible study explores how prayers of lament can bring us hope and strength—a particularly relevant study for these times.

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Resources for PW Groups during coronavirus

As PW groups hold meetings virtually, we are presented with a new way of being PW. One new way of being is a virtual installation of leaders, using an adapted version of the installation service from the March/April 2020 issue of Horizons.

Download the service.

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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Decentering Whiteness …

“Regardless of race, from the moment we take our first breaths on American soil, our existence rotates around whiteness. In this country, whiteness is the standard, the default. From the faces celebrated as beautiful to the people serving as leaders, from styles of dress to patterns of speech, whiteness shapes us as a country and as individuals.”

Click here to read more of this story as it appears in the 2019 September/October issue of Horizons Magazine.

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