The PC(USA) Special Offerings
It's amazing what happens when we join together.
Presbyterians are part of a remarkable tradition. The PC(USA)'s four church-wide Special Offerings help share Christ's love with millions of people around the world. Click any offering below to learn more and get a package of quick-start resources you can use to easily participate.
Serve the "least of these" among us by providing relief to those affected by catastrophic events, giving sustainable food resources to the hungry, and changing the structures that perpetuate poverty, oppression, and injustice.Learn More
Help the church encourage, develop, and support its younger members to build a life of faith with a foundation established during childhood.Learn More
Provides tools and resources for the Church as we join together as active peacemakers at all times in all ways, like the reconciliation work in South Sudan, international advocacy at the UN, or a peace camp for kids in New Jersey.Learn More
This kind of generosity is like a huge wave of compassion to reach those who may have lost sight of the truth that God loves them and that there are communities of caring who surround them.
Rev. Aisha Brooks-Lytle, Executive Presbyter of the Presbytery of Greater Atlanta
One Great Hour of Sharing
We encourage congregations to participate in the Pentecost Offering to support Triennium, or similar local youth events. If a congregation has no youth in their membership, they can give their retained portion to the presbytery so we can provide the opportunity for other local youth to participate!
Rev. Dr. Debby Brincivalli, Executive Presbyter, West Jersey Presbytery
When we learn acceptance through the eyes of Jesus, we see people who are like us: in need of caring and embracing the love of Jesus. Thank you for bringing this important reflection to mind through the Season of Peace and this Offering!
Rev. Elmer "Bud" Frimoth, Pastor Emeritus, Kenilworth Presbyterian Church, Portland, OR
Peace & Global Witness
We've always supported the Christmas Joy Offering because it contributes to the well-being of those who have made a life decision to serve the church. It helps them not have to choose between housing and food.
Jim Irwin, Elder, First Presbyterian Church, Othello, WA
Stories of Impact
See how these Offerings are changing lives:
Christmas Joy Offering Empowers Ministry in Ohio Church
Stillman College Helps Student Move from Homelessness to Hope
Gifts Help Retired Minister Live with Joy and Dignity
Menaul School Helps Young People Succeed
We Bee-long to Jesus
Mission is Cooking in South Carolina
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Start an Offering at your Church
Ready to get involved? It’s much easier than you think.
We realize the honor we have in partnering with you in God's mission. And we also realize you have precious little time.
That's why we've created an easy-to-use resource package for each Special Offering designed to present to your congregation—without the painstaking work it might otherwise take to develop resources for your leadership team and congregation to get involved.