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Interfaith Statement Against Hate and Discrimination

Interfaith Statement Against Hate and Discrimination We, the undersigned members of the Interfaith Action Committee of the Lehigh Conference of Churches, stand in solidarity with our Muslim brothers and sisters and against ACT for America’s planned “March Against Sharia” scheduled for June 10th in Harrisburg locally and up to twenty other U.S. cities. We declare […]

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Daybreak Moves Into New Space at Dubbs

After months of renovations, Daybreak has relocated to the lower level of Dubbs Memorial Community Center. The new drop-in center is a bright, open, and welcoming place, with double the amount of square footage of its previous location in Alliance Hall. “We have comfortable seating all over for people to relax, spend time with friends, […]

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Pathways Needs Volunteers!

The Conference seeks volunteers to assist at Pathways Housing Services (1031 W Linden Street, Allentown) with distributing toiletries and bus passes, along with helping with job searches. If you are interested in donating your time, please contact Volunteer Coordinator Laura Rowe at 610-433-6421.

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Volunteers Needed for Office Help

The Lehigh Conference of Churches is looking for volunteers to help with filing, unpacking, and some other administrative tasks for 3 to 4 hours per week. If you are interested, please contact Volunteer Coordinator Laura Rowe at lrowe@lehighchurches.org or 610-433-6421 x6101. Thanks!

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Support Daybreak at Valentine’s Dance

BIG BAND DANCE: Friday, Feb. 10 (snow date Feb. 11); dancing from 7 to 10 pm. St. Timothy Evangelical Lutheran Church, Fellowship Hall, 140 S. Ott St., Allentown. Casual dress. Tickets available ($5 each; includes refreshments) from church office (610-435-6512 ext. 200) or Rick Focht (610-393-8914). Dance to the music of the Hanover Township Society […]

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Christian Unity Prayer Service 2017

Christian Unity Prayer Service 2017 "To a world remotely listening, we surely sound like an orchestra composed of committed musicians each playing from a different score while under the direction of the same conductor," remarked Bishop Sam Zeiser at the 2017 Week of Christian Unity prayer service. Zeiser, of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Synod of the [...] Continue Reading

Study: Allentown Has Highest Rent-to-Income Ratio in US

Pathways Housing Services advocates for people who are struggling to afford a place to live. The needs are great! Your monetary gifts that support our programs and your donations of toiletries that we distribute help them stretch their budgets when times are tough. Read more about what a recent study says about the state of […]

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Show Your Support Through Souper Bowl of Caring

Show Your Support Through Souper Bowl of Caring

During Super Bowl 50, young people and groups across the country raised over 10 million in cash and resources for charities through Souper Bowl of Caring. This national movement is transforming the weekend of the Big Game into the nation’s largest youth-inspired weekend of giving and serving. The Souper Bowl of Caring is a simple […]

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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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