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September 24th, 2017 Congregational Meeting Minutes

  Congregation Meeting Minutes for September 24, 2017 Introductions The Current State of Congregation and Participation Jennifer Aull tells everyone we will be using Robert’s Rules to govern the meeting. She gives a brief background on the committees that were recently set up to explore ways that our church could be more welcoming. The outstanding question is how to coordinate and organize…

Generosity

One of our neighbors is a very committed 80-something year old Catholic woman. Over the years, she and I have become good friends. We talk a lot about Jesus and the church. She tells me stories of her life in Greenpoint in the 60s and 70s. I keep her updated on all the comings and…

Sunday Visitors Share about Housing Insecurity and Staying Homeful

In this morning’s service we welcomed Kercena Dozier, the Director of Community Relations for the city’s Department of Homeless Services, and Amy Nunez, an advocate from the city’s Homebase program. They shared with us strong and educational testimonies about keeping community members in their homes and ending veteran homelessness, emphasizing the role of local congregations like…

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…