Northwest Region Blog

Update from our Northwest Region Convener: New Conversations on Race Begin

Dear Friends, On January 20th, 40 people from around the Presbytery participated in a workshop led by a nationwide organization called “Coming to the Table” (CTTT). In the workshop we talked about race in small groups, following a protocol developed by CTTT that allowed for conversations that were honest, enlightening, and fruitful. The evaluations were […]

The Northwest Regional Meeting: Creating a brave space.

The Northwest Regional Meeting: Creating a brave space. That was the goal of the January 20th Saturday workshop, “Come to the Table. . . .. for Conversations on Race,” sponsored by the Northwest Region of the Presbytery on January 20th. Over 42 people from across the Presbytery gathered at Church of the Mall to be […]

The Northwest Region Sponsors Conversation on Racism

The Northwest Region sponsors Presbytery-wide event at Church on the Mall The Northwest Regional Leadership Team of Philadelphia Presbytery would like to invite you and your congregation to “Come to the Table” for continued conversations on race, Saturday, January 20, 2018, at the Church on the Mall, 500 West Germantown Pike, Plymouth Meeting, PA. The […]

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 […]

Northwest Region Hosts “Introduction to Systemic Racism” Workshop

All are welcome to attend this important workshop on Saturday, March 11, 2017 from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm! The NW Region invites you to join them in a special workshop. As part of the Presbytery’s 300th Anniversary celebration, they are offering an “Introduction to Systemic Racism Workshop,” conducted by Crossroads Antiracism Organizing and Training ( You are encouraged to […]