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“Caged” at Passage Theater

The voices of incarcerated men of color speak out in writings by current and former inmates. Tackling the prison-industrial complex, assumptions about prison life, and the challenges faced after release, Caged lays bare the human costs of a for-profit justice

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Posted in Events, Mass Incarceration, Mission

Special Offering in Lent: One Great Hour of Sharing

Around the world, millions of people lack access to sustainable food sources, clean water, sanitation, education, and opportunity. The three programs supported by One Great Hour of Sharing — Presbyterian Disaster Assistance, the Presbyterian Hunger Program, and Self-Development of People

Posted in Mission, Offering

Share Your Bread with the Hungry

GRANDMOTHER OVERCOMES CHALLENGES TO FARM THE LAND THAT FEEDS THE CHILDREN IN HER CARE Through your One Great Hour of Sharing gifts, Christ’s concern for “the least of these” is being expressed and lives are being transformed. Let us pray:

Posted in Mission, Offering

Loose the Bonds of Injustice

THE FRONT PORCH CAFÉ SERVES AS AN ENTRY WAY TO HOPE AND TRANSFORMATION Your One Great Hour of Sharing gifts help people move themselves from the depths of despair toward vistas of hope. Please give generously. Let us pray: Transforming

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Restore Streets to Live in

PRESBYTERIAN DISASTER ASSISTANCE RESPONDS QUICKLY TO HURRICANE RAVAGED PUERTO RICO Let us pray: Gracious God, we pray for the survivors of disasters. Comfort them as they struggle with unspeakable grief and the monumental task of rebuilding  their lives. Help us

Posted in Mission, Offering

This is Church

Have you ever taught a child to fold their fingers inside their hands and say the rhyme, “here is the church, here is the steeple, open the doors and see all the people?” The wiggling fingers teach children, and adults,

Posted in Children & Family Ministry, Mission, Offering

Gifts at Work

YOUR GIVING REPAIRS THE BREACHES THAT SEPARATE PEOPLE FROM LIVES OF WHOLENESS. In places far and near, your One Great Hour of Sharing gifts repair breaches that pierce the wholeness that God wants for everyone. Please give generously. Let us

Posted in Mission, Offering

The Lady, the General, and the Rohingya – January 14, 12:15pm

Special Noon Event The Lady, the General, and the Rohingya Lex Rieffel January 14, 12:15 p.m., Assembly Room What has happened to democratic reform in Myanmar? In light of what the United Nations has called ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya

Posted in Adult Education, Events, Mission

Mission Weekend 2018

January 14–15 is Mission Weekend, when we remind ourselves of our Christian commitment to human flourishing in all places. Join us for these opportunities to get involved. Sunday Morning Mission Fair, Sunday, January 14 Beginning at 10:15 am in the Assembly

Posted in Events, Mission

Nassau joins community-wide investigation of migration

In advance of author Sonia Nazario’s February 1st appearance in Princeton to discuss her best-selling book, about a 17-year-old boy from Honduras who travels to the United States in search of his mother, we invite you to join Pam &

Posted in Events, Mission