International Women's Day

March 8, 2018

International Women’s Day is celebrated around the world on March 8. Consider taking action to end gender-based violence.

Worship Ideas
PDF icon Healing Waters: Churches Working to End Violence Against Women
Worship excerpts from Healing Waters: Churches Working to End Violence Against Women
PDF icon Liturgy for a Survivor of Childhood Sexual Abuse
A service for those who are survivors of childhood sexual abuse.
File Oaks of Righteousness
A worship service for International Women's Day...
PDF icon She Flies On: Lydia Gruchy Service
A liturgy inspired by Lydia Gruchy, celebrating women in ministry, from Gathering Pentecost 2, 2016.
File Women Against Violence Sunday | The Methodist Church in Britain
Prayers and worship resources on the theme of ending violence against women
File Women's Week 2017 | United Church of Christ
Worship resources from the United Church of Christ.
Prayers
File For the Beauty of Those Lost, for Healing Founded on Justice
A prayer for missing and murdered Indigenous women, girls, and two-spirited people, their families, and the public inquiry into what happened to them.
File Prayer for Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women
A prayer for missing and murdered Aboriginal women, and their family and friends.
PDF icon Prayer for the Democratic Republic of Congo
A prayer for the Democratic Republic of Congo
File Prayer for Thursdays in Black
A prayer to end gender-based violence.
Extras
PDF icon Backgrounder: Prayers for Women in the Democratic Republic of Congo
Église du Christ au Congo is appealing to the church for prayers and solidarity.
PDF icon International Women's Day bulletin insert
Stand in Solidarity: Stop Violence against Women
Image icon International Women's Day slide
Stand in Solidarity: Stop Violence against Women
File Make Violence Against Women History Prayer Calendar (Sojourners)
A Sojourners prayer calendar with facts and prayer requests to help end violence against women.
PDF icon Église du Christ au Congo Appeals for Prayers and Solidarity
A bulletin insert calling for prayers for women in the Democractic Republic of Congo
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