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Welcome Pastor Anna!

On Sunday we welcomed Pastor Anna Flowers to our congregation. She’ll be serving as our Minister of Children and Families, as well as drawing upon her skills and experience in communications and administration to serve and grow our church. You can learn more about her and her ministry on her bio page.

The Doing Tree

How do we instill in our children the spirit of our church? Each teacher brings their own talents, experiences, and personalities to our Sunday school. And we are free to explore spirituality, Jesus’ message, and our community’s mission of inclusion and service through song, art, story-telling, dramatics, and games. This year, I brought the children…

Jazz Show to Benefit City Harvest

Our own Melissa Wrolstad, Milton St Revival Band member and church member, is performing on Tuesday, July 14th at Reflections Yoga Studio at 7:30PM. Reflections is located at 227 East 24th St (between 2nd and 3rd Avenue). The show is by donation, and all money raised will go to City Harvest. City Harvest provides food…

Letter in Solidarity with Southern, Predominantly Black Churches

Our congregation, heartsick at the outbreak of racist violence long simmering in Charleston and elsewhere in our country, sent this letter in solidarity with several pastors who have received death threats in the past week. Beloved in Christ, We, the consistory and members of Greenpoint Reformed Church in Brooklyn, write to you with love, sorrow,…

Community Farm Stand Starts July 5th

Every week we receive a lot of leftovers from generous neighborhood CSAs (Community Supported Agriculture). We receive more produce than we can reasonably distribute at our Thursday food pantry because there are only so many vegetables anyone can process and use before they go bad. We also receive a big share of the produce on…