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About Peace + Justice Team

A team of volunteers organizing opportunities to pursue peace and justice in our world. They meet the first Tuesday of each month at 1:30p in the First Presbyterian Church Library. Contact Janet Whitney at [email protected].

  • A Presbyterian Prayer for Action
    Posted: Feb 22, 2019
    From the 223rd General Assembly, PC(USA), June 2018, Marking 50 Years of Presbyterian Witness to Prevent Gun Violence Gracious God, whose mercy never ends,whose Spirit brings the Kairos moment for…
  • Gun Violence
    Posted: Feb 21, 2019
    Presbyterian Peace Fellowship reported that in 2018 we saw gun deaths rise to 40,000 in America, with overwhelming mass shootings, along with murders, suicides, family violence and accidents. Watch for…
  • This Is What Christianity is!
    Posted: Feb 7, 2019
    What moved me most about Elmarie’s talk was when she spoke about the attitudes of the families who have remained in Syria.  How open their hearts have remained.  How they…
  • Help Celebrate Victories in the Fight against Human Trafficking!
    Posted: Feb 7, 2019
    Raising awareness about human trafficking and how we can respond has been one of the  focuses of the Peace and Justice Team at FP for a number of years.  Team…
  • This Sunday: PCUSA World Communion Sunday
    Posted: Oct 4, 2018
    The Peace and Justice Team has selected Restorative Justice/Equity in Bend as the recipient of the local portion of the annual Peacemaking Offering this year. Initiated by First Presbyterian member…