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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Celebrate PW Gives Day!

In honor of PW Gives Day, consider giving a gift to PW’s annual fund. The annual fund makes possible PW at all levels of the church and helps fund—directly or indirectly, in full or in part—all PW ministries. Select “PW Gives Day” for your online gift or indicate ” PWGDay20″ for your mailed gift.

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Get the latest news from Presbyterian Women

The second quarter 2020 newsletter is now available. Find updates on PW Offerings and other programs, links to resources, and help for those new to PW. Susan Jackson-Dowd also provides information on actions without meetings and on meetings by videoconference. Download the Quarterly News for Presbyterian Women newsletter today!

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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 Birthday Offering

Launched in 1922 to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Woman’s Auxiliary in the Presbyterian Church in the United States, the Birthday Offering celebrates Presbyterian women’s history of giving.

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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.

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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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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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