How Global Learning Has Informed Local Practice

The second in our series of reflections from our Winter 2014 Israel/Palestine Learning Lab participants, courtesy of Kurt Willems.  (To read the first in the series, click here.) The Global Immersion Project continues to change my life. One of the things that I realized, besides growing to understand so much from grassroots peacemakers in Israel…

Molly Cutrone Reflection

Over the next several weeks, we will be sharing reflections from some of our Winter 2014 I/P Lab participants.  To kick it off, a reflection from Molly Cutrone (née Jenson)… I went on the TGIP Israel/Palestine trip because I wanted to know more. More about Israel/Palestine. More about the conflict going on over there. More…

PC(USA) INvestment in Peace

The Presbyterian community known as the PC(USA) representing 1.8 million American Christians in over 10,000 churches has voted to approve the divestment of funds from three American companies that are resourcing Israel’s continued military presence within the Palestinian territories: Caterpillar, Motorola, and Hewlett-Packard.  Simultaneously, the PC(USA) has increased its commitment to resourcing a just peace…