CPT International

IRAQ: Ten years of lamentation, partnering and action

Ten years after the U.S. invasion of Iraq, CPT,
together with uncounted Iraqi families, laments
the ongoing carnage that continues to echo from
that moment.

CPT INTERNATIONAL: Applications to join Christian Peacemaker Corps due May 1, 2013

Applications for Peacemaker Training, July 19-August 19, 2013, are due May 1.

Prayers for Peacemakers, March 13, 2013

Pray for all connected to grids of power, that we may learn from the excluded, threatened and expelled how to overcome apathy, indifference and collusion as powers and principalities target land, air, sea, life. May we welcome, not dread, God's new thing.

PEACEMAKER FAMILY POEM: The piano in Barrancabermeja

Barrancabermeja's piano has a legend
like this: once a year, two chosen hands reach out
to sing an audience silent. Its ivory keys become the words
that form a single sentence, different for each member in the crowd. 

CPT INTERNATIONAL: Twelve peacemakers of Christmas, part 2

Merry Christmas! For each of the twelve 
days of Christmas, Christian Peacemaker
Teams is honoring a specific CPTer. Here
are the last six.

Prayers for Peacemakers, January 2, 2013

Pray for eight peacemakers-in-training this month in Chicago. Give thanks for God's faithful walk with them. Beg the Spirit of Jesus to encourage and prepare them -- heart, mind, body and soul -- for team ministry ushering out the dominion of oppression and war.

CPT INTERNATIONAL: Twelve peacemakers of Christmas, part 1

Merry Christmas! For each of the twelve days of Christmas,
Christian Peacemaker Teams is honoring a specific CPTer.
Here are the first six.

CPT INTERNATIONAL: Celebrate peacemaking by giving

Join Christian Peacemaker Teams for a new tradition to spark a wave of giving. Today, Tuesday 27 November 2012, charities, families, businesses and individuals are coming together to transform the way people think about, talk about, and participate in giving. 

 

CPT INTERNATIONAL: Co-director transition letter

I came on board as the Co-director with Christian Peacemaker Teams into my position in January 2012 with excitement, and vigor, looking forward to a long-term commitment to an organization whose mission, vision and values I respect, cherish and imbibe.  It is with regret that I transition out from my position at the end of September 2012, a decision taken voluntarily and out of my own accord. 

CPT INTERNATIONAL: Applications to join Christian Peacemaker Corps due 15 October

Is now the time to take the next step and join the Peacemaker Corps?