General Assembly 2008

Iraq War Overtures


Click Here for PPF Analysis of Iraq War Overtures

or Click Here to download PPF's complete analysis of peace-related overtures.

PPF Booth Events Schedule

Stop by and see us at Booth #301 in the Exhibit Hall! In particular, check out these special events at the booth:

All times are subject to change, based on Committee and Assembly docket.

Monday, June 23, 10:00am-12:00pm:

Ten Ways to Use Your Visit to GA for Peace

1. Overtures & Policy Votes

See our list of peace overtures and policy proposals that the Peace Fellowship supports and will help to steward through the GA process. Thank you to all who wrote and advocated for these overtures in your presbyteries. As of April 24, virtually all of the overtures re-affirm or advance peacemaking commitments. There are a couple that appear problematic and that seem to contain contradictions. Click Here for analysis and overview of peace-related overtures.

Peace Breakfast

at the 218th General Assembly
San Jose, California

Wednesday, June 25, 2008, 6:45 am
(Followed by Ecumenical Worship at 8:30am, at which Bishop Elias Chacour is preaching)

Speaker: Mubarak Awad

Palestinian Christian, Director
of Nonviolence International

The “Gandhi of the Middle East”

"Following Jesus to a Just Peace in Israel-Palestine"

(Jonathan Kuttab is unable to attend GA, Read More)