Tagged: “social justice”

58th Annual Nazareth to Bethlehem Christmas Peace Pilgrimage

58th Annual Nazareth to Bethlehem Christmas Peace Pilgrimage

This annual pilgrimage recalls the journey of Mary and Joseph. Participants meet in Bethlehem at 10:45am, and buses transport pilgrims to Nazareth Moravian Church on Center Square where the Pilgrimage begins. Pilgrims may join at any point along the way. The pilgrimage concludes at Christ United Church of Christ in Bethlehem, around 5:30 pm for a light meal and program.

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Rev. Pickens: Reflections on DACA Decision

Rev. Pickens: Reflections on DACA Decision

Friends: I wanted to share with you my thoughts on the recent DACA decision. I have found myself reflecting upon Dr. King’s dream and what it implies for “Dreamers.” Playing politics with nearly 1 million people is particularly cynical and heartless. Dr. King once said that there is a time to do what is politic […]

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Support Our Summer Toiletry Drive

Pathways Housing Services distributes personal care items to people facing hard times and families struggling to make ends meet. Currently, our supplies of toiletries are extremely low. SNAP benefits don’t pay for necessities like diapers, shampoo, and feminine care products. Please help us cover the gaps in public assistance for those who need it most. [...] Continue Reading

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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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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