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Apr 24

NFL Draft Road Closures

Plan Your Best Route to Tenth on Sunday, April 30 (and more)


This Sunday, April 30, as well as the days leading up to and after the 2017 National Football League Draft, will affect drivers to Tenth who may typically take either of the Schuylkill River Drives (Martin Luther King Drive and  Kelly Drive) or Benjamin Franklin Parkway, as well as other nearby roads. Avoid these areas entirely if you are driving. SEPTA regional rail…

Apr 21

This Sunday 4/23/17

PM Lord’s Supper,TCF, and more

Please join us this Sunday for our services. 

9 & 11 AM Services

  • Dr. Liam Goligher will preach, “Extravagant Generosity”,                     (John 11:55–12:11)
  • We will sing: Alleluia! Alleluia!; That Easter Day with Joy Was Bright;         In Christ Alone
  • Bulletin
  • Livestream

6:15 PM Prelude Music 

Apr 20

Ancient Vision. Modern Mission.

Second Annual Spring GO Weekend


By David Gunther, Global Outreach Commission Member,
and Shannon Johnston, Global Outreach Assistant


In just two weeks, on May 6–7, the Global Outreach Commission will be hosting our second annual spring GO Weekend. The theme of this weekend is Ancient Vision. Modern Mission. This weekend will give all of us opportunities to reflect on the calling God has given to the…

Apr 20

In Christ Through All Generations

Tenth's 2017 Capital Campaign


By Dr. Liam Goligher, Senior Minister


Dear Friends,

Imagine a church in the heart of Philadelphia that has been faithfully declaring God’s Word since 1829, as vibrant and gospel-centered today as it was then. Imagine a church whose focus on the Bible and on exalting Christ has seen its message cover the city, the country, and the world by radio and…

Apr 14

This Sunday 4/16/17

Easter Sunday, Sunrise Service, and more

Please join us this Sunday for our services. 

9 & 11 AM Services

  • Dr. Liam Goligher will preach, “The Easter Evangel”,                     (2 Timothy 1:9–10)
  • We will sing: Christ the Lord Is Risen Today; Thine Be the Glory, Rich in Blessing; Crown Him with Many Crowns
  • Bulletin
  • Livestream
Apr 13

Sidewalk Construction Starts April 24

Tenth's Spruce Street Sidewalk Undergoing PECO Work


PECO is commencing a Spruce Street project on the sidewalk in front of our main church building on Monday, April 24.

They will be digging five holes ten feet deep to install transformers and related equipment. The project will last 4–6 weeks.

The front sidewalk will be closed to pedestrian traffic during the week, but the holes will be steel-plated and cordoned off for…


by John and Lori Kempen, Tenth Global Partners and Founders of Sight for Souls

Often restoring sight to a blind person helps to lift their whole family out of poverty, in addition to restoring the many other benefits of sight, which parallels the Holy Spirit’s work of regeneration that gives sight to the spiritually blind.

I surveyed the

Apr 7

This Sunday 4/9/17

Palm Sunday, Community Dinner, and more

Please join us this Sunday for our services. 

9 & 11 AM Services

  • Dr. Liam Goligher will preach, “Living Word—Living God”, (Hebrews 4:1–13)
  • We will sing: All Glory, Laud, and Honor; Jesus, Sweet the Moments, Rich in Blessing; Lift High the Cross
  • Bulletin
  • Livestream

6:15 PM Prelude Music 

Tenth Children’s Music will be singing and…

Apr 7

Passion and Resurrection

Good Friday and Easter at Tenth


The immeasurable significance of Holy Week is perhaps best attested by the amount of space given to recording its events in the gospels. From the total of 89 chapters in the four gospel accounts, 29 chapters are devoted to describing what Jesus said and did from Palm Sunday to Easter. Not only this, but each gospel is composed so the reader can clearly understand that there is…

Apr 5

ESO: Sight for Souls

One of Tenth's 2017 Easter Sacrificial Offering Projects


Every year, as we gratefully remember and celebrate the death and resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ, Tenth Church responds by sacrificially contributing to The Easter Sacrificial Offering.

ESO is a ministry of Global Outreach and supports international and cross-cultural ministry over and beyond our designated budget. 

Here's a closer look at the ministry of John and Lori Kempen with Sight For Souls

Mar 31

This Sunday 4/2/17

MCO Lunch, Fellowship Bible Study, and more

Please join us this Sunday for our services. 

9 & 11 AM Services

  • Dr. Liam Goligher will preach, “The Sabbath Rest of God”, (Hebrews 4:1–13)
  • We will sing: The God of Abraham Praise; Jesus, Keep Me near the Cross; Rejoice, Ye Pure in Heart
  • Bulletin
  • Livestream

6:15 PM Prelude Music 

Richard Amoroso, cello, will…


By Dora Phan, Maranatha Director

His divine power has given us everything we need for life and godliness—2 Peter 1:3.

One night during my senior year of high school, I remember standing in the kitchen with my parents as I faced the reality of the cost of college. Instead of giving me instructions on financial aid or loan information, they told me first…

Mar 26

Ordering the TRINITY Sermons

Eight Sermons Preached by Dr. Liam Goligher


Dr. Liam Goligher's June blogs sparked The Great Trinitarian Debate in the eyes of the Christian public. The discussion ran like wildfire across the evangelical blogosphere throughout 2016, bringing the Doctrine of the Trinity to national attention.

In response, Dr. Goligher preached a series of worshipful sermons on the Trinity from Hebrews 1. This Doctrine is not easy to understand or to preach.  Yet the Trinity is the most foundational of all Christian beliefs, because it speaks…

Mar 24

This Sunday 3/26/17

Dr. Goligher’s CD/MP3 Signing, Organ Music Demonstration, and more

Please join us this Sunday for our services. 

9 & 11 AM Services

  • Dr. Liam Goligher will preach, While It Is Called ”Today”, (Hebrews 3:7–19)
  • We will sing: Wondrous King, All-Glorious; The Day You Gave Us, Lord, Is Ended; For All the Saints
  • Sacrament of Baptism, 11:00 AM only
  • Bulletin
  • Livestream

6:15 PM Prelude Music 

Mar 22

ESO: World Relief for Syrians

One of Tenth's 2017 Easter Sacrificial Offering Projects

This year ESO giving will support a school for Syrian refugees, eye surgeries for the poor in Ethiopia, orphans in Liberia, the building of a church in Egypt and the training of church leaders also in Egypt.

Please take a deeper look through this short video at World Relief's outreach to Syrian refugees.