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Lancaster Interchurch Peace Witness is a grassroots association dedicated to promoting biblical values of justice, care of creation, peace and nonviolent solutions to conflict.

LIPW Film Series, Fourth Fridays

LIPW  Film Series, Fourth Fridays! When: October 27, 2017 @ 7:00-8:00 pm Where: St. John’s Episcopal Church in the Parish Hall, 321 West Chestnut St., Lancaster. Lancaster Interchurch Peace Witness has scheduled the following FREE film at St. John’s Episcopal Church in the Parish Hall, 321 West Chestnut St., Lancaster. “An American Conscience:  The Reinhold Niebuhr Story”  Produced…

A Statement Calling for Immediate Cessation of Hostile Acts and Rhetoric Between USA and North Korea from the National Council of Churches

The National Council of the Churches of Christ in the USA calls for an immediate cessation of hostile acts and rhetoric between the leaders of North Korea and the United States. Steps must be taken immediately to avoid the possibility of a cataclysmic nuclear war. Increased tension and destabilizing actions and rhetoric by both sides…

“Trouble I’ve Seen: Changing the Way the Church Views Racism” Lecture by Dr. Drew Hart, Assistant Professor of Theology, Messiah College

Lancaster Interchurch Peace Witness and Lancaster Bible College Present “Trouble I’ve Seen: Changing the Way the Church Views Racism” Lecture by Dr. Drew Hart, Assistant Professor of Theology, Messiah College Thursday, September 14, 7:00 PM Lancaster Bible College, 901 Eden Rd., Lancaster, Pa. Teague Learning Commons, Fourth Floor. Event is free but please register at:  lbc.edu/events…

Lancaster Against Pipelines Chapel Dedication Ceremony—July 9, Columbia

From Lancaster Against Pipelines (http://www.wearelancastercounty.org/): Lancaster Against Pipelines has partnered with a local community of Catholic Sisters, the Adorers of the Blood of Christ, to keep the Atlantic Sunrise Pipeline off their property. Together we’ve built an outdoor Chapel, directly in the proposed right-of-way, where an ongoing prayer vigil will keep Williams off this land!…

FCNL Call to Conscience on Climate

April 2017 The president’s proposal to slash the EPA budget and roll back climate protections will decimate programs that support scientific research on climate change, as well as programs that protect our air, water, and land. With the “Call to Conscience on Climate Disruption,” FCNL has helped grow the Climate Solutions Caucus in Congress, which…

A Message From Friends Committee on National Legislation

Lobbying Agenda, April 2017 The Pentagon already spends $600 billion annually. However, a new political climate could create a new normal for military spending. A series of proposed Pentagon spending sprees is coming down the pipe in Congress. This Spring Congress is expected to vote on a proposal to add $30 billion additional dollars to…

An American Conscience: The Reinhold Niebuhr Story

An American Conscience: The Reinhold Niebuhr Story Showing on PBS, WITF April 14, 10:00 PM and April 15, 3:00 AM An American Conscience: The Reinhold Niebuhr Story tells Niebuhr’s story through photographs, recordings, and interviews with his former students, his daughter, and eminent public figures including New York Times writer David Brooks, Civil Rights icon…