Steve Rivers, Canadian country music singer-songwriter and former member of St. David's Presbyterian Church in Campbellville, Ont., has performed a song specially for the first week of Advent, titled “Hope is a star.” Congregations are welcome to use the recording in their worship services or share it with their members.
Konnie Vissers of Knox Presbyterian Church in Waterdown, Ont., has created a daily devotional resource for families to use during Advent this year. It is Christ-focused and promotes family-friendly fun.
Two new resources are now available from the PCC to help equip congregations and families to celebrate Advent and Christmas in this new context.
This Christmas, your congregation can have fun raising money for Gifts of Change, Presbyterians Sharing and PWS&D programs by setting up a Giving Tree. Giving Tree kits are now available to order through the PCC Resource Ordering Portal or online order form.
In Advent 2020, Presbyterians across the country are invited to join a denomination-wide book study on Amy-Jill Levine’s Light of the World: A Beginner’s Guide to Advent.
Thanksgiving is coming up soon, and it is the perfect holiday to practice gratitude. Here are some sources with fun ideas for families to celebrate Thanksgiving at home by acknowledging the blessings in their lives and giving thanks to God.
The Rev. Amanda Currie, Moderator of the General Assembly, has developed a full worship service and accompanying video resources for Presbyterians Sharing Sunday 2020 (September 27).
Have questions about copyright for music used during live streamed or pre-recorded worship services? This resource answers frequently asked questions from congregations on using music in online worship.
With many congregations using online media and forums for meetings and activities due to the COVID-19 public health restrictions, those in leadership positions are advised to give special concern to the safety and well-being of children, youth and vulnerable adults in accordance with the PCC's Leading with Care policy.
The latest article in the popular Equipping For... series is now available! This new resource on cybersecurity best practices for churches outlines the key things congregations can do to strengthen their cybersecurity defenses and mitigate the risk of cyberattacks.