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Letter from Presbyterian Women, November 5, 2015

A Letter from the Moderator of Presbyterian Women, Philadelphia: To the Churches of the Presbytery of Philadelphia, Who We Are: Presbyterian Women know that mission matters, and it is our responsibility to offer justice and mercy in helpful ways to those seeking assistance. Our mission chair, Priscilla Peters, is very intentional in her work among us. She […]

John Gloucester House Benefit Concert for Rearing Successful Sons

  John Gloucester House Benefit Concert for Rearing Successful Sons Rearing Successful Sons, a program of John Gloucester House and Presbyterian Community Ministries of Delaware Valley (PCMDV), builds resilience through human connection in African American males ages 9 -17 living in South Philadelphia’s Point Breeze community. All concert proceeds will support the organization’s mission. The […]

Additional Boundary Awareness Events Available

ADDITIONAL BOUNDARY AWARENESS EVENTS AVAILABLE October 14, 2015 Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, If you are unable to attend the Presbytery of Philadelphia’s final Boundary Awareness Training event for 2015, there are other opportunities to attend a training through some of our neighboring Presbyteries. The two following events for Boundary Awareness can be attended […]

Daily Readings for Sunday, April 30, 2017

Table Transformation by Rev. Ruth Faith Santana-Grace

As they came near the village to which they were going, he walked ahead as if he were going on. But they urged him strongly, saying, ‘Stay with us, because it is almost evening and the day is now nearly over.’ So he went in to stay with them. When he was at the table […]

The Well is Seeking Extra Dinner Donations

From The Welcome Church: Due to the happy fact that some of the women at The Well are scheduled to move into permanent housing very soon, The Welcome Church and Bethesda Project have decided to extend The Well for 2 weeks (after April 30), until the house is ready. Therefore, we could use some extra […]

Two-Year Remaining Canon Image Runner Copier Lease Available!

The Mount Airy Church is asking if another church would be willing to take over their copier lease for the remaining two years. The machine works great making clear, color and b&w copies and print jobs. It can connect to computer networks. It has many high end features including Job Codes, Saddle Stitching (booklets stapling), […]

Summary of Crossroads Anti-Racism Workshop

A Presbytery-wide Anti-Racism Workshop was held on March 11, 2017, hosted by the Northwest Region Inspired by the call to celebrate our 300th Anniversary with a focus on mission, and wanting to deepen the Presbytery conversations on “Race, Bias and Privilege,” the NW Region invited Crossroads Anti-Racism Training to lead a day-long seminar called “Introduction […]