Global Ministries General Resources
Resources are free unless indicated
To order (unless otherwise noted), call: 1-800-537-3394
|Global Mission Resources|
Passport to Global Ministries is designed to help you learn more about the journey and to personalize your involvement as a traveling companion with Global Ministries and our partners.
Water for All! resources highlight the Global Education and Advocacy team's campaign on critical water issues, partnered with Church World Service and the United Nations Millennium Development Goals.
|Mission Personel and Missionary Relationships|
Missionary Visits and Relationships outlines how a congregation can be matched with a missionary to personalize mission and ways congregations may make effective use of a visit from a missionary.
Living Stones Resources for visitors who want to share the thoughts and the life, witness and presence of those who now live in the troubled land of Israel and Palestine.
People-to-People Pilgrimages Program offers hands-on experiences in mission and offers initial steps to follow in organizing a successful group mission pilgrimage experience through Global Ministries.
|Worship & Education|
Breads Around the World
Six four-page "Breads Around the World" pieces (Africa, Chile, the Caribbean, India, China, and Middle East) are available for use in preparing for World Communion Sunday. They include hunger facts, bread recipes and liturgical resources.
Breads Around the World: AFRICA
Breads Around the World: CARIBBEAN
Breads Around the World: CHILE
Breads Around the World: CHINA
Breads Around the World: INDIA
Breads Around the World: MIDDLE EAST
What is Islam? essay provides an introduction to the religion of Islam, its adherents, and their beliefs, practices and demographic make-up, including recommended reading.
|Children & Youth|
Bright Wings is a 60-page book of collected artwork depicting the lives of Palestinian children from Rawdat El Zuhur primary school in East Jerusalem. $10.00 cost of the book is a donation to the school. Order online
Child Sponsorship Brochure: Connecting the World Through a Child resource describes the Global Ministries' Child Sponsorship Program, which is committed to supporting children at risk by providing a practical way for individuals and churches to extend a helping hand. Order online Learn more at Global Ministries Child Sponsorship
Connecting Threads DVD includes the 6 videos of the Connecting Threads series and the God's Surprise video into one DVD. A 7-session Study Guide is also included which will enable you to take your adult Sunday School class for a trip around the world to witness the incredible work Disciples and the UCC are doing through Global Ministries. Order online
Week of Compassion Share how WOC provides emergency and long-term assistance to people in the aftermath of hurricanes, floods, earthquakes, droughts, civil war and other natural and human catastrophes. WOC responds with help, hope and hospitality to people who have been uprooted and displaced from their homelands by war, environmental catastrophe, famine and natural disaster. Order by calling 317-713-2450.
|United Church of Christ Resources|