Middle and Jacqui on MTV!
June 13, 2012
Tuesday, June 19, 4 pm: Middle and Jacqui on MTV
Middle Collegiate Church and Rev. Jacqui Lewis, Ph.D., will be seen in MTV’s reality television show MADE when two young women wed at our church in the episode. MADE is a program that focuses on a different young person each week and works with them to accomplish their dream.
Larry & Linda Hart headline the gospel musical PRAISE at Middle Church
June 12, 2012
Broadway actors Linda Hart (Hairspray, Anything Goes, and Catch Me if You Can), Matt Cavenaugh (West Side Story and Urban Cowboy), Jenny Powers (Grease and Little Women), Angela Grovey (Leap of Faith), Grammy-nominated singer Ryan Shaw (Real Love and It Gets Better), and members of the Middle Church artists community lend their voices to Larry Hart’s Praise: An Irreverently Reverent Gospel Experience on Sunday, June 17 at 6 pm at Middle Collegiate Church (112 Second Avenue near E. Seventh Street). Directed by Charles Randolph-Wright, the high-energy music of Praise! is inspired by the common themes shared in world religions.
June 8, 2012
Friends, our June newsletter is available for download. Get your copy here.
Love. Period. PRIDE 2012
June 1, 2012
Whether you identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or straight—or whether you reject labels related to sexual orientation and gender identity—please join us for PRIDE 2012 at Middle Church. Our calendar is full of fun and spirit-filled events, including worship celebrations, a cabaret, and social gatherings. As usual, we will be marching on Pride Sunday with a float featuring the Middle Church Jerriese Johnson Gospel Choir. This year, we will also be joined by dancers from Fort Washington Church and marchers from other Collegiate ministries including Marble Church.
May 10, 2012
Friends, our May newsletter is available for download. Get your copy here.
Larry & Linda Hart headline the gospel musical "PRAISE" at Middle Church
April 16, 2012
“Praise” celebrates gospel music’s rural roots and is inspired by the common themes in world religions. It honors the importance of praising a higher power, no matter how you name the presence of God.
Press Release: Tolling the Bells for King, Trayvon, and Those Like Them
April 5, 2012
At 11 am on Easter Sunday, our historic bells will ring forty-four times as we pray for peace and justice. Dr. King was assassinated forty-four years ago this week. The bells will toll to honor Dr. King, Trayvon Martin and all of those who have been profiled, harassed, wounded or killed due to their dress and skin tone.
VVM Petition Delivery
March 30, 2012
On Thursday, March 29th, Adriene Thorne joined fellow clergy in standing up for vulnerable children.
Hoodies and Skittles for Justice this Sunday
March 29, 2012
Actions at Middle Church this Sunday in support of justice.
Hoodie Sunday makes the News
March 26, 2012
Our social justice action on Sunday of wearing hoodies to worship touched a chord with folks nationwide.