Tagged: “allentown”

Bread for the World: Organizing to End Hunger

As Bread for the World looks at what it will take to end hunger by the year 2030, we realize that we are moving into a new social and political landscape. To be effective, we need to hear about the priorities and concerns of our local churches and communities in order to decide how best to go about ending hunger in our state, nation, and world. This event is free, but please preregister by May 18.

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Yokefellowship Prison Ministry Training Sessions

On Saturday, May 13, Yokefellowship Prison Ministry will hold its annual training sessions at Trinity Baptist Church in Allentown. All Yokefellowship members who volunteer in Lehigh County Jail or Community Corrections Center are expected to attend. We also welcome those wanting to learn about prison ministry/re-entry, as well as other prison ministries, and pastors interested […]

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Empire or Resistance: A Clergy-Only Breakfast

This challenging moment calls for us to begin a dialogue that can lift us up and light the way towards the highest callings of our faiths—to love one another, to bear witness to our challenges and to create a space for vulnerability that allows us to move beyond our individual boundaries and silos to create community with one another.

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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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Campbell Lecture: Charting Our Ecumenical Future

The 2017 Robert K. Campbell Memorial Lecture on Christian Unity will feature keynote speaker Robert P. Jones, a leading scholar and commentator on religion, culture, and politics, and author of “The End of White Christian America.” (full bio) For more information and online registration, please visit lehighchurches.org/campbell.

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Centering Prayer Workshop

Kairos will be hosting a Centering Prayer Workshop in Allentown on Saturday, April 1. The day will be led by Steve Shussett, current Kairos faculty member, and will provide both instruction in the practice of Centering Prayer and opportunities to engage this prayer practice.

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