General Assembly 2014

Discussion with Peace Activist Medea Benjamin

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

10:30 – 11:30 am 

At the PPF Booth 609/708 in COBO

Dialogue with the Peace Breakfast Speaker, Medea Benjamin of CODEPINK, on drones, her peace activism and her latest book, Drone Warfare: Killing by Remote Control, copies available for sale.

The Poetry of War and Peace

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

12:30-1:00 pm  

Discussion at the PPF Booth 609/708 in COBO

Poetry read by J. Barrie Shepherd, author of Faces by the Wayside and Pastor Emeritus of the First Presbyterian Church in the City of New York. Copies available for sale.

Colombia Accompaniment Today

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

10:30 – 11:30 am     

Discussion at the PPF Booth 609/708 in COBO

"Accompaniment in Colombia: Supporting Peacebuilding in a Country at War"

Gun Violence Prevention Talk

Monday, June 16, 2014

3:00 – 4 :00 pm     

Discussion at the PPF Booth 609/708 in COBO

PPF Twitter Chat on Peacemaking Issues at GA

Read the archive of the June 11, 2014 Twitter chat where tweeters discussed issues from divestment to marriage equality.

Sign the Interfaith Letter in Support of Presbyterian Divestment

We share a belief in the central teachings of our respective religious traditions that mandate proactive nonviolent responses to systematic harming of fellow human beings. No human being is outside the circle of our concern.

#PPFGA Twitter Chat

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Join us on Twitter (we're @PresbyPeace) 12:00-2:00 PM Eastern time to discuss peacemaking issues coming up at the 221st General Assembly. We'll be using our GA hashtag: #PPFGA.

Sermon: Living Stones

Delivered by the Rev. Roger Scott Powers at Light Street Presbyterian Church in Baltimore on Sunday, May 18, 2014
Psalm 31:1-5, 15-16
1 Peter 2:2-10

Sermon: Reflections on the Holy Land

Delivered by the Rev. Roger Scott Powers at Light Street Presbyterian Church in Baltimore on Sunday, May 11, 2014
Psalm 122
Luke 19:41-44

Screening of "Trigger"

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

7:00-9:00pm at Marriott

View the award-winning documentary film “Trigger: the Ripple Effect of Gun Violence,”

Sponsored by the Presbyterian Peacemaking Program.

Free but requires a ticket.