Because God yearns for peace and justice for all creation, we honor our Enduring Principles to uphold the Worth of All Persons, make Responsible Choices, and honor the Sacredness of Creation. Led by the Holy Spirit, we work with others to restore Christ’s peace in the world and challenge unjust systems that diminish human worth.
The Peace and Justice Team is a World Church Team that considers how Community of Christ might engage in the world as a people passionate about justice and peace.
On 12 April 2019, the World Conference passed World Conference Resolution (WCR) 1319. As Community of Christ continues to engage in conversations about the role of nonviolence in living Christ’s mission, the First Presidency has determined that the body needs working definitions to support this process and invites the church into the process of developing definitions for violence, nonviolence, and nonviolent action.
Come and be part of Redwoods Peace Colloquy 2023. It will be a weekend filled with prophetic vision, where faith and climate justice intersect. Participants will gain insights from non-profit visionaries, theologians, artists, and activists on crafting a sustainable food system and safeguarding our soil. The Peace Colloquy will occur at the San Jose Community of Christ congregation as well as Happy Valley Conference Center.