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The Presbyterian Church (USA)

The Presbyterian Church (USA) Official web site of The Presbyterian Church (USA).
Daily Readings Provides access to daily scripture lessons and devotions.
Presbyterian Mission This website focuses on the mission of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), with resources and mission opportunities offered by the PC (U.S.A.).

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The National Capital Presbytery

National Capital Presbytery The Official WWW site of the National Capital Presbytery, which includes the Washington, DC Metropolitan Area.
NCP Congregations A listing of congregations in the National Capital Presbytery, listed in alphabetical order.

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Other Presbyterian Sites

More Light Presbyterians An organization seeking the full participation of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered people of faith in the life, ministry, and witness of The Presbyterian Church (USA)
Synod of the Mid-Atlantic The Official WWW site of the Synod of the Mid-Atlantic region, which includes the National Capital Presbytery.
Presbyterian Voices for Justice A network of concerned progressive Presbyterians responding to God's call to do justice, and to work with hope for healing and wholeness in a world increasingly broken. Presbyterian Voices for Justice is the result of a merger between the Witherspoon Society and Voices of Sophia.

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Resources

The Alban Institute An ecumenical, interfaith organization founded in 1974, which supports congregations through book publishing, educational seminars, consulting services, and research.
The Bible Gateway A free service for reading and researching scripture online-- all in the language or translation of your choice, with advanced searching capabilities based on keywords or scripture references.
Cokesbury.com Online arm of the retail division of The United Methodist Publishing House. Founded in 1789, The UM Publishing House is a publisher and distributor to The United Methodist Church and the greater Christian community. At Cokesbury, the Mission is to provide quality resources and services that help people know God through Jesus Christ, love God, and choose to serve God and neighbor.
The Labyrinth Society Organization dedicated to supporting the use of labyinths for spiritual transformation.
oremus Bible Browser Bible search which uses the New Revised Standard Version. It is the version we read in church and the version that is in the pews.
Sacred Space A Web-based prayer site that is based on the Ignatian method (from St. Ignatius, founder of the Jesuits) that involves five stages: Presence, Freedom, Conscience, Scripture, and Conversation.
Seasons of the Spirit Seasons of the Spirit curriculum, a new lectionary-based resource being created by publishers and denominational partners in four countries.
Source SOURCE is an ecumenical resource center located in Rockville, MD which houses over 7,000 printed resources and 600 videos, plus many curricula and periodicals. An online catalog is available on the website.
The Text This Week A listing of the Revised Common Lectionary, as well as Scripture Study and worship links.

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Social Witness

Action in Montgomery Community organizers serving Montgomery County.
Alternate Gift Fairs of Greater Washington Alternative Gifts of Greater Washington, Inc. (AGGW) was founded on the premise that sometimes the most thoughtful gift you can give someone is a donation to charity in their honor. Alternative gifts fill a direct and tangible need, such as books for children in transitional housing or a water filter for a family in Haiti.
Bread for the World Bread for the World is a nationwide Christian citizens movement seeking justice for the world's hungry people. TPPC has a Covenant Church relationship with Bread for the World.
CASA de Maryland CASA de Maryland is an immigrant social service and advocacy group.
The Hunger Project An organization committed to finding a sustainable end to chronic hunger throughout the world.
The Center for a New American Dream The Center for a New American Dream is a not-for-profit membership-based organization that helps individuals and institutions reduce and shift consumption to enhance our quality of life and protect the environment.
The Shower of Stoles Project The Shower of Stoles is a collection of hundreds of liturgical stoles from gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender persons from twenty-three denominations in five countries. Each stole contains the story of a GLBT person who is active in the life and leadership of their faith community in some way: minister, elder, deacon, teacher, missionary, musician, administrator or active layperson.
WASH for Lent Encouraging Churches to use the Lenten season to work for water, sanitation, and hygiene worldwide through Prayer, Study, and Action.

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Takoma Park (and other local links)

City of Takoma Park Official web site for the city of Takoma Park.
The Takoma Voice The official newspaper of the People's Republic of Takoma Park, with articles and links to community resources.
Boy Scout Troop 33 Web site for Boy Scout Troop 33, which our church sponsors.
Camp Schmitt Web site about Camp Schmitt, managed by Boy Scout Troup 33.

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