Mountain Sky Conference: Where You Belong More
Submitted by the Rev. Stephanie Price
Co-Chair of the Conference Church & Society team
Funds from Peace with Justice Sunday are split into two parts: Half goes to the General Board of Church and Society and the other half goes into the Rocky Mountain Conference's Peace with Justice designated fund. Traditionally, this fund has been used as a means to provide grants to faith-based organizations or local churches who are or would like to be developing Justice Ministries. We adjusted the grant application this year to specify an intentional link from the local church to the community or vice versa.
Here is a sample of the grants awarded in 2015 with monies collected from the Peace with Justice Sunday offering: