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Hackensack Immigration Strategy Group to Meet September 28

Post Views: 1 Please join community members to discuss strategies to support the immigrant community on Thursday Sept. 28 at the First Presbyterian Church of Hackensack at 7 p.m. For more info: info@njimmigrantjustice.org or 973-474-9850. The meeting is organized by: The NJ Alliance for Immigrant Justice Ethical Culture Society of Bergen County ACLU Bergen County People Power First Presbyterian Church of Hackensack Wind of the Spirit, Immigrant Resource Center Latino Ministry Team, Presbytery of the […]

Latin Evening is Back at FPC Ridgefield Park on October 14

Post Views: 3 The First Presbyterian Church of Ridgefield Park presents its annual Latin Evening Ensemble with Grupo Musical Vespertina Latina & guest musicians on Saturday, October 14th at 6:30 pm. The suggested contribution is $20 and walk-ins are welcome. If you need child care, please RSVP ahead (Refrigerio Ligero – Cuidado infantil, reservar con 5 dias de anticipación). Call  201-440-4629. The church is located at 227 Euclid Avenue in Ridgefield Park, NJ.

Training for “Ministering to Suicidal Desperation” Available through Johnsonburg

Post Views: 1 At Johnsonburg Camp and Retreat Center in Frelinghuysen Twp, NJ, there’s still time to register for these two important training events! SoulShop – Ministering to Suicidal Desperation is being offered in partnership with Highlands Presbyterian Church of Long Valley and Johnsonburg. There are two versions, one for Youth Workers on September 22 and one for Leaders on October 21. The cost is $50 and the programs run from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30- […]

LGBTQ Asylum Seekers Conference Set for October 20-21 in Manhattan

Post Views: 29 “Love Welcome: A Faith-Based Forum on Supporting LGBTQ Refugees” will take place October 20-21 in New York City. This is a PC(USA) conference – open to anyone interested in attending – co-sponsored by the PC(USA) Office of Public Witness, Office of Immigration Issues, Presbyterian Disaster Assistance, the Presbyterian Ministry at the United Nations, and More Light Presbyterians. Over two days, participants will learn about the specific challenges facing LGBTQ refugees and asylum […]

Affirmation of Creation Available from GA for Reflection and Study

Post Views: 19 Members of church sessions – the Office of Stated Clerk of the General Assembly, the Rev. Dr. J. Herbert Nelson, II, has asked presbyteries to forward the below action on the Affirmation of Creation to all councils of the church, per action of the assembly, for study, reflection, and, where possible, approval. This action was taken at the 222nd General Assembly (2016) of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and upon the instruction of […]

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