About our Synod

The multicultural Synod of the Southwest is comprised of four presbyteries spanning the states of Arizona and New Mexico with over 21,000 members in 140 churches and 14 chapels. Cook Native American Ministries Foundation (Tempe, AZ), Menaul School (Albuquerque, NM), and Ghost Ranch Conference Center (Abiquiu, NM) are all within the bounds of the Synod. One of the primary missions of the Synod of the Southwest is to serve as a connectional resource to its presbyteries particularly in leadership development.

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  • Click here to view a brief presentation of what happened in Puerto Rico because of several hurricanes last September. Rubén Ortiz Rodríguez briefly summarizes what our churches have been doing and how you can help in their recovery....

  • It’s been almost a week since this little town was shaken to its core by a shooter at the high school who killed two students, Paco and Casey. A planned event, meant to do so much more damage, by an unstable young adult. So many......

  • Siblings in Christ, As many of you may know, this past Thursday, a young man entered Aztec High School and, before committing suicide, killed two high school students. I write simply to ask you to hold the families of the victims, Francisco Fernandez (18) and......

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