Sign up for updates and action alerts from the Office of Public Witness in Washington, D.C. Visit http://www.presbyterianmission.org/ministries/compassionpeace-justice/washington/.
Legislation & Government
Presbyterian Christians believe it’s important to be involved in government. Find your state legislator at https://www.oregonlegislature.gov/, click on “Find Your District and Legislators,” and stay in touch. Learn about the issues and let your legislators know that you care. To weigh in about budget deliberations in particular, email [email protected].
Be a part of our community through CPO (Community Participation Organization) #6. Meetings are every 1st Thursday. For more information visit http://www.co.washington.or.us/CAO/CPO/CPO6/index.cfm.
Richard Rohr’s thoughtful and perceptive meditations are available at https://cac.org/sign-up/. You can also click on the “Reflect” panel and access the archives for current and recent daily reflections, and sign up to receive the daily mediation. Also, d365 offers a brief, pithy, scriptural reflection for each day. To see today’s devotional, or sign up to receive the daily reminder, visit d365.org. Share this helpful resource with the students in your life!
Jill Duffield offers weekly reflections on the lectionary texts for the coming Sunday. You may link to the lectionary reflections once they’ve been posted to the Presbyterian Outlook website (they go up on Friday mornings). You can find them all here: https://pres-outlook.org/category/ministryresources/looking-into-the-lectionary/. You may subscribe by emailing Jana Blazek at [email protected] and ask to be added to the list, or click the link at the end of the lectionary reflections on the website, which will allow you to sign up yourselves. And it’s free!
Communication & Leadership
Yet another resource for communication and leadership! (#Goal2 #Goal1) Many of us have found the book, Crucial Conversations, and the related VitalSmarts newsletter practically helpful. You may order the book online and sign up to receive the newsletter free at https://www.vitalsmarts.com/resource-center/newsletter//