Peace Points: LPF’s resource series for group leaders

Engaging discussion activities; each includes handouts, agenda, tips for leaders.

What Is Christian Peacemaking? – This popular PDF activity explores the breadth and depth of the biblical vision of Shalom, peace, justice, community, wholeness. One to six session resource with additional questions and activities to build on or expand the impact of “Jesus’ Way of Shalom”
2 page version, 8 page version.

español¿Qué significa pacificación cristiana? – el papel de pacificador esta enraizado en nuestra experiencia de un Dios quien es paz, quien nos da paz, y quien nos llama a ser parte de la paz y la justicia.

Hunger Awareness Meal Peace Point– An experiential meal that helps teach participants about the realities of hunger and poverty in the world.

español Organizando una Comida para concienciar del Hambre – una impresionante experiencia de una ‘comida’ que ayuda a enseñar acerca de las realidades del hambre en el mundo.

Conflict Education – Insights, activities and resources for examining conflicts between individuals and on larger levels, and for strengthening skills to address conflict in any area of life.

español Educación de Conflicto – Perspicacias, actividades y recursos para examinar los conflictos entre los individuos y en niveles más grandes, y para fortalecer habilidades para abordar conflicto en cualquier área de la vida.

Path of Hope – Our most popular activity making use of this exhibit and listing of peace and justice movements and heroes throughout history; includes brief descriptions of eleven other activities; the full ‘how to kit’ includes an annotated selection of events from the Path of Hope.
Peace and justice successes throughout history.

español El Sendero de la Esperanza – Eventos y movimientos a favor de la justicia y la paz a través de la historia.

Just War – A series of activities for youth and adult groups that explores in detail the classic just war principles, and also opens up the dynamic insights of the ‘just peace’ perspective.

Peace Points Starters – Resources for creating or strengthening a peace-focused session for youth.

Peace Worship – Provides a variety of resources including prayers, litanies, songs, and a complete 20 minute worship session.

Reclaim the Season! – Peace & justice living and giving – especially appropriate at Christmas; useful throughout the year.

español ¡Recobra la Epoca!
Maneras Creativas de Celebrar la Navidad y Florecer en Fidelidad.

Designing Educational Activities – Tips on every aspect of planning a successful workshop, with a page of sample forum and workshop descriptions.

Advocacy Resources – Look for ways to connect your activity and discussion with action steps.

Nonviolent Social Movements in Creating Change – This session allows participants to expand this picture for themselves through the story of the civil rights sit-ins in 1960, and an activity that surveys the breadth and variety of social movement activity throughout history.

Peacemaking Discussion and Activity Guides – A comprehensive bibliography for active learning.

Planning Lively, Empowering Peace Forums and Workshops – Tips on every aspect of planning a successful workshop, with a page of sample forum and workshop descriptions.

U.S. Budget Priorities: An engaging, interactive computer activity for youth and adults. Previous users have said it brings alive the shocking imbalance in U.S. budget priorities: a vast amount goes to military power, and very little to diplomacy and development aid as alternatives for engaging our world. (updated 2014 version).

*See resources on Leader Tools, Worship/Congregation, Hunger, Peace Education

See also:

      • A Brief Overview of LPF Resources for Leaders
      • A Comprehensive List of LPF Resources
      • Audiovisual Tools for Peacemakers
      • LPF Resources for Youth Leaders
      • LPF Topic Index – search our site by keyword
      • Peacemaking Discussion and Activity Guides
      • Peace Resource Lists – for extensive bibliographies covering a wide range of topics.
      • Search our blog for the latest postings by keyword