News from PC(USA) 7/25/2017

Attending church is good for your health. Now what?
Yonat Shimron | Religion News Service
Latest in a long line of studies shows church attendance is good for your health

Buckle up, hold on tight, and pray like crazy
Eva Stimson | Office of the General Assembly Communications
Community outreach sparks new life at Tacoma church

PMAB Executive Committee begins three-day retreat in St. Paul
Rick Jones | Presbyterian News Service
Updates from Way Forward Commission and All Agency Review top the agenda

Young adults weigh in on PC(USA)’s efforts to dismantle racism
Gail Strange | Presbyterian News Service
Opinions given at Presbyterian Intercultural Young Adult Network’s post-Big Tent event

July edition of Facing Racism leverages Big Tent theme and resources
Gregg Brekke | Presbyterian News Service
‘Race, Reconciliation and Reformation’ seen as a call for transformation

Advocates gather around threats to family farmers and other Iowans
Rick Jones and Andrew Kang Bartlett | Presbyterian News Service
Presbyterian Hunger Program partner Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement hosts statewide conference

World Protestant body issues solidarity message with Palestinian Christians
Stephen Brown | World Communion of Reformed Churches Communications
WCRC says ‘integrity of Christian faith is at stake’

Recognizing systems of power and privilege that perpetuate racism
Gail Strange | Presbyterian News Service
Big Tent workshop speaks to Presbyterian effort to dismantle racism

Big Tent workshop offers stories and struggles of reconciliation around the world
Kathy Melvin | Presbyterian News Service
Features work in South Sudan, Cuba and the Israel-Palestine

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