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Supplies Needed for Grace House Residents

Grace House in Allentown is a home for chronically homeless individuals operated in partnership with New Bethany Ministries and Grace Episcopal Church. Pathways Housing Services is working with two residents who have no income and many needs. In addition, donations of cleaning supplies would allow them and a third resident to assist in the upkeep […]

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Interfaith Statement Against Bigotry and Division

An Interfaith Statement Against Bigotry and Division To add your name to the list of signers, please email lpickens@lehighchurches.org. As interfaith leaders in the Lehigh Valley, we are aware of a climate of tension and anxiety in our community and nation. We lift our voices together, as people of faith, to remind our brothers and […]

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New Shoes for Daybreak Members Thanks to FPCA

New Shoes for Daybreak Members Thanks to First Presbyterian Church of Allentown Daybreak members purchased new shoes at Boscov’s, thanks to the generosity of First Presbyterian Church of Allentown. Volunteer and church member Helen Underwood proposed the idea of replacing the members’ worn-out shoes, and the congregation raised nearly $3700 in support. What an amazing […]

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Job Opportunity: Part-Time Bookkeeper

Title: Bookkeeper Function: Support Staff Reports to: Finance Manager Status: Non-exempt, Part Time For compensation consideration this position most closely relates to the National Association of Church Business Administration (NACBA) position AS405 – Financial Secretary/Bookkeeper. General Description: Provide accounting support to the Finance Manager and Accounting Assistant Essential Functions: Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable & Reconciliations […]

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Support Daybreak at Spaghetti Dinner

Enjoy a delicious Italian dinner supporting the Daybreak drop-in center! Menu includes pasta, meat sauce, salad bar, garlic bread, and desserts. (Eggplant Parmesan is available as a vegetarian option.) Tickets: Adults, $12; Seniors, $10; Children 4 and up, $5; age 3 and under, free Print and mail in the form below with a check made […]

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A Statement Affirming the Sacredness of Life and Justice

A Statement Affirming the Sacredness of Life and Justice

Affirming the Sacredness of Life and Justice We are clergy, political and community leaders, police officers, husbands, wives, parents, and citizens of Allentown. On behalf of our city and the entire nation we denounce the systemic racism and the endemic violence now engulfing our country. We have witnessed unthinkable violence in Dallas, Texas, Baton Rouge, […]

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