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The Sunday after Sandy Hook - Sermons and Worship Resources

In the wake of the tragic shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newton, CT, we offer some of the sermons and worship materials composed and used by PPF members.

School Shooting in Newtown, CT

Today brought word of the second senseless shooting of the week, this one at an Elementary School in Newtown, CT. The news today is horrific in terms of both the shooting’s breadth and tragedy.

Should We Say Anything about These Shootings?

by Rev. Jim Atwood

In the last three weeks there have been two highly publicized mass shootings.

Convocation of Peacemakers Video


Another Day, Another Predictable Gun Massacre – This Time in a House of Worship

Faith-based Gun Violence Prevention Organization Calls on Religious Institutions to Act to Halt the American Epidemic of Gun Violence

Grieving for Aurora

Our hearts are heavy with sadness for the news of another mass shooting, this time in Aurora, Colorado.

One Congregation's Process of Studying Gun Violence

Stony Point Presbyterian Church recently completed a year of studying the controversial topic of gun violence. This document contains reflections on their process, their conclusions, and the story of the remarkable way this often-divisive issue has brought their congregation closer together.