#1102.2: Church of the Brethren Office of Peacebuilding and Policy

 Washington, District of Columbia

The Church of the Brethren Office of Peacebuilding and Policy seeks to live the peace of Jesus publicly by educating on issues and peace theology, advocating on Capitol Hill, and organizing Church of the Brethren members and congregations to take action on issues of concern for the denomination.

Website: http://www.brethren.org/peace

Job Descriptions

The Church of the Brethren Office of Peacebuilding and Policy seeks to live the peace of Jesus publicly by educating on issues and peace theology, advocating in Washington D.C., and organizing Church of the Brethren members and congregations to take action on issues of concern for the denomination. The Associate works with the director of the Office of Peacebuilding and Policy to bring the voice of the Church of the Brethren to government officials and related organizations and bodies. He/She also participates in ecumenical and interfaith advocacy coalitions and organizes Brethren members, congregations, districts, and national staff around issues of concern for the denomination. Specific responsibilities include assisting with developing outreach and advocacy materials based on scripture and Brethren policy; helping engage Brethren members; and engaging in research, writing, outreach strategizing and event organization.