Helping the Community of Uvalde, Texas

| Adults

If you are feeling called to help the community and families of Uvalde, Texas and are unsure of where to turn or how to start, follow these links from PC(USA), Presbyterian Disaster Assistance, and the Uvalde First Presbyterian Church. There are many ways in which we can respond, directly, through prayer, supporting one another, supporting these communities and through action. We hope this information provides you an avenue beyond the helpful prayers for this community and many others facing recent public violence.

If you or someone you know is contemplating suicide and is in need of mental health support, contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).

“I will pour out my Spirit upon all flesh.” — Acts 2:17


Directly Donate to the First Presbyterian Church of Uvalde, TX

The church has received many calls, emails and FB messages about how to help our community and congregation. First, we...

Posted by First Presbyterian Church of Uvalde on Friday, May 27, 2022
If you would like to help the community of Uvalde via First Presbyterian Church, you may do so by sending checks made out to FPC Uvalde, and in the memo write "pastor's fund". This money is designated to be used for outreach in the community. FPC’s pastor, Gini Norris-Lane, along with session members, will determine how the money will be used, but rest assured it will go directly to helping those affected by the tragedy at Robb Elementary. First Presbyterian Church  PO Box 1608, Uvalde, Tx 78802

https://www.facebook.com/firstpresuvalde/posts/10159472465396311


Worship and Prayers from the First Presbyterian Church of Uvalde, TX

A grieving and shocked community gathers to pray | Presbyterian Mission Agency
More than 200 people gathered online along with members and friends of First Presbyterian Church of Uvalde, Texas, Wednesday evening for a moving and powerful prayer service on the day following the shootings at Robb Elementary School in that community. View the 50-minute service here.

A video message from the Stated Clerk of PC(USA) Regarding Public Violence

Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) - Stated Clerk mourns for those killed in latest school shooting in Texas
The shooting deaths of 19 students and two teachers at the Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas on Tuesday have once again rattled a nation that has seen an uptick in mass shootings in recent weeks. The Rev. Dr. J. Herbert Nelson, II, Stated Clerk of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Churc…

A Devotion in Response to Gun Violence

Jesus Wept — A devotion in response to gun violence
Rev. Dr. Diane Moffett, president and executive director of the Presbyterian Mission Agency, brings a devotion in the midst of evil, grief and sorrow based on the…

Presbyterian Disaster Assistance Response Teams for Support During and Following Public Violence