Confronting Polarization Resources

Confronting Polarization Resources
Seeking to Be Faithful Together During a Time of Disagreement

Presbytery of the Miami Valley is assembling a list of resources to help equip churches to confront the challenge of polarization with a wider vision of what God intends for us.

On Encouraging Our Churches to Counter Polarization in Our Society
Adopted by the 225th General Assembly (2022) of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)

Seeking to Be Faithful Together: Presbyterians in a Time of Disagreement
Adopted by the 204th General Assembly (1992) of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) for use by sessions and congregations

Golden Rule 2020: A Call for Dignity and Respect in Politics
A call to apply this ethical principle to our political discussions

Braver Angels
A national movement to bridge the partisan divide

Weave: The Social Fabric Project
This project aims to build social trust to address the root cultural cause behind many of America’s social problems.

House United Movement: Coming Together for the Common Good
Christianity has the potential to heal our differences and bridge our divides.

Holy Disunity by Layton Williams
How What Separates Us Can Save Us

A House United by Allen Hilton
Hilton promotes a Christianity that brings people together with their differences.

Love Your Enemies by Arthur Brooks
How Decent People Can Save America from the Culture of Contempt