Christmas Joy Offering: Supporting past, present, and future leaders

When is the Christmas Joy Offering received?

TThe Christmas Joy Offering is traditionally received during the Advent Season. However, you can help sustain the important PC(USA) ministries and programs that are supported by the Christmas Joy Offering by by making an online gift at any time throughout the yeart at any time throughout the year. Checks can be mailed care of Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) to P.O. Box 643700; Pittsburgh, PA 15264-3700.

How is my gift used?

A gift to the Christmas Joy Offering helps provide financial assistance to current and former church workers and their families in times of need and also equips future racial ethnic leaders through leadership development and education at Presbyterian-related racial ethnic colleges and schools.


Use these resources for promoting the Christmas Joy Offering in your church. Documents will open in a new tab when clicked below. To order resources directly or to check your congregation's standing order, call Presbyterian Distribution Services at (800) 524-2612 or email

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