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  • A Place of Peace

    A Place of Peace We work to create an environment and a rhythm of life conducive to prayer and contemplation. We dedicate our lives to non-violence, and to the pursuit of peace and reconciliation of all people.

  • A Place of Service

    A Place of Service Service is born out of our life together. Service takes place on and off the farm often in the many small ways we help each other and others. Guests often join us in our work and service.

  • A Place of Fair Trade

    A Place of Fair Trade Whether you purchase chocolate, coffee, or olive oil, know you are buying fair trade products. Our store has a wide variety of food, crafts, books and media from which to choose.

  • A Place of Farming Sustainably

    A Place of Farming Sustainably Koinonia is committed to growing healthy food in healthy soil. We work to care for the earth using practices that are non-toxic.

  • Registration Now Open

    Registration Now Open Join us in Americus, Georgia, for a gathering to celebrate Clarence Jordan’s prophetic witness by plotting how to build up a new world of peace, community, and racial justice today.

Welcome to Koinonia Farm!

And welcome to our new website. We continue to transfer content from our old site so come back often to explore — we're almost 75 years old so there is much to transfer! Explore our site and plan a visit to our community. We are a house of hospitality and we would love to welcome you to the farm.

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“Offering welcome is basic to Christian identity and character,” writes scholar Christine Pohl. Koinonia has been extending hospitality to all since 1942.

Book a Tour  ♦  Join Us for Lunch
♦ Stop by Our Onsite Store ♦
Reserve a Guest Room ♦ Courses & Retreats

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A Word from Clarence

REGISTRATION
NOW OPEN!

Join us in Americus, Georgia, for a gathering to celebrate Clarence Jordan’s prophetic witness by plotting how to build up a new world of peace, community, and racial justice today. In addition to keynotes from leaders of today’s God Movement, the Symposium will offer trainings in nonviolent direct action, moral fusion organizing, and sustaining practices for Christian community.

Intensive pre-symposium trainings will be offered here at the farm during the day on Thursday, March 8th.

Symposium opens Thursday evening and ends Saturday hosted by the First Baptist Church and First Methodist Church in Americus.

Koinonia Family Reunion to celebrate Koinonia’s 75th Birthday takes place back at the farm on Sunday, March 11.

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Wish Koinonia Farm a Happy Birthday!

A big year ahead as Koinonia turns 75. Help us create a walkway to and a prayer garden at Clarence’s Writing Shack to celebrate this momentous occasion.

Donate a commemorative brick to wish Koinonia Farm a Happy Birthday!
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Latest News- Winter 2018
Latest News- Winter 2018

This month we welcomed a new group of interns. Welcome, Amanda Dueck, Brian Bachman, Gabriel Connor, Nathaniel Nelson and Stephanie Knudsen! They join Evelyn and John Maclutsky, Jessica Bays and Keith Maendel who continue their terms begun in 2017. To learn more about our internship and to apply online, visit the internship page on our website.

 

Celebrate Koinonia Farm’s 75th Birthday! Purchase a commemorative brick, customize with your message, and help us build a prayer garden and pathway around Clarence’s Shack. Each brick purchase also supports our life and work at Koinonia Farm. Read more about our commemorative brick project and purchase one today.

 

Looking for a unique way to support Koinonia Farm? Check out our wish list! It contains things we need around the farm, from big items like a community car to smaller items like pillowcases and sheets. We are particularly hoping for a 27”-32″ cast bronze bell to be hung in the tower next to our chapel this year. Read our complete wish list here.

Upcoming Events- Winter 2018
Upcoming Events- Winter 2018

Join us March 8-11 (Thursday-Sunday) for the 2018 Clarence Jordan Symposium and the Koinonia Family Reunion! We are celebrating Clarence Jordan’s prophetic witness by plotting how to build up a new world of peace, community, and racial justice today. Chaired by Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove, this is the culminating event celebrating 75 Years of Koinonia Farm. Come to the Pre-Symposium, the Symposium and the Koinonia Family Reunion (each requires a separate reservation). Come to one, come to two or come to all three. We’d love to see you at any or all.

Buy your tickets today! Group rates available for groups of 10 or more by calling Carol Schuster at 229 924-0391 — College Groups, Church Groups, Habitat Groups, Fuller Center Groups, All Groups, come on to the farm.

Plan a Spring Break or Summer trip to Koinonia Farm! Bring your church group, school group, youth group, family, coworkers, or friends to serve and rest at Koinonia Farm. Make your reservations today.

We are taking applications for upcoming internship terms. We have a summer term (June-August) and a fall term (September-January). Learn more and apply online.

Koinonia Farm Then and Now
Pictures from the Farm