Saturday, April 15, 2017

Today in the PC-USA Mission Yearbook

The Mission Yearbook for Prayer and Study is a daily devotional with 365 inspiring mission stories that come from next door and all across the globe. It inspires thousands of Presbyterians daily as they uphold the mission of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) in intercessory prayer.

Today in the Mission Yearbook: April 15, 2017

PRESBYTERIAN WORLD MISSION: "MISSION 180" - To celebrate 180 years of international mission engagement, Presbyterian World Mission has been reflecting on the changes that have taken place over the years. “Looking back 180 years, missionaries of that time had a more colonial approach to mission. God blessed that work, and the church grew tremendously,” says Rachel Yates, acting co-director for Presbyterian World Mission. “Now our mission co-workers work in partnership with those we serve based on invitation, mutuality and interdependence.”

Presbyterian World Mission co-director Tamron Keith says the significance of that “is like 180 degrees, representing a turnaround” ...

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