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May 23

Vision Events

Liam Presenting to All Parishes


Liam will be presenting an eclectic update on all things Tenth for our parishes, beginning May 18. There will also be short reports on ministries, the Capital Campaign, and a report from the trustees, followed by Q&A.  Come join us for a great time of fellowship!

All meetings will begin at 7 PM, except for Parish 1 & 3 (see below).



Spring often means the end of the academic year and the end of cold weather, but at Medical Campus Outreach (MCO), a ministry of Tenth, spring is one of the busiest seasons, as we read applications and prepare for our annual project, the Philadelphia Summer Medical Institute (SMI). SMI, a medical outreach for Christian health care students, is run in partnership with Esperanza Health Center (a Christian…

May 19

This Sunday 5/21/17

PM Spring Choral Service, Nursery Training, and more

Please join us this Sunday for our services. 

9 & 11 AM Services

  • Dr. Liam Goligher will preach, “The Mediator”, (Hebrews 5:1–10)
  • We will sing: And Can It Be That I Should Gain; Jesus Paid It All; The Head That Once Was Crowned with Thorns
  • Bulletin
  • Livestream

6:15 PM Prelude Music

Tenth Church Choir &amp…

May 19

Capital Campaign Bulletin Inserts

Articles & Stories: "In Christ Through All Generations"


Stories related to our capital campaign, "In Christ Through All Generations," have been inside the back cover of our weekly bulletin since April 9 (except April 16, Easter Sunday). If you have missed any, please find them here.

May 21, 2017
First Fruits—A Personal Testimony
By Carter Skeel, Member, Capital Campaign Committee member


May 14, 2017

Dear Friends at Tenth Presbyterian Church,

Thank you for your ongoing support for our church plant. We are happy to say that we are continuing on our mission to reach Portuguese and Spanish speakers in the greater Philadelphia area. God is blessing the work!

More than anything, we have learned to depend on God to provide for all our needs, personally and as a church. We have been…

May 12

This Sunday 5/14/17

Community Dinner, Tenth Business Network, and more

Please join us this Sunday for our services. 

9 & 11 AM Services

  • Dr. Liam Goligher will preach, “To Boldly Go”, (Hebrews 4:4–16)
  • We will sing: Praise to the Lord, the Almighty; For the Beauty of the Earth; We Come, O Christ, to You
  • Bulletin
  • Livestream

6:15 PM Prelude Music 

Nathaniel Fletcher, Mark Paul, &amp…


Each year on the evening of the third Sunday of May, Tenth offers the Spring Choral Service. It marks the end of the choral season for both the Tenth Children’s Music program and the Tenth Church Choir. The intent is to celebrate God’s faithfulness in these ministries and it gives an opportunity for both children’s and adult choirs to make a special offering of praise together to…

May 4

On Marriage and Missions

by Philip Maniscola, Global Outreach Commission Member


In my house hangs a wedding photo of an unlikely couple. In this picture, you’d see an olive skinned Indonesian woman with black, wavy hair holding the hand of a pale Sicilian who donned a handlebar moustache. She grew up in the rural farmlands of the world’s largest Muslim country, while he had never left South Philadelphia since his birth during the Great Depression. They were, literally…

Apr 28

This Sunday 4/30/17

Employment Seekers’ Prayer, TCN, and more

Please join us this Sunday for our services. 

9 & 11 AM Services

  • Dr. Liam Goligher will preach, “With Confidence, Draw Near”,        (Hebrews 4:14–16)
  • We will sing: All Praise to God, Who Reigns Above; Jesus, Lover of My Soul; Arise, My Soul, Arise
  • Bulletin
  • Livestream

6:15 PM Prelude Music 

Taiga Ultan…

Apr 28

The Seven-Year Itch

Why Do We Drift Away from the Lord's Calling?

by Pastor Vincent Tauriello, Northeast Community Church


According to Wikipedia, “the seven-year itch is a psychological term that suggests that happiness in a relationship declines around year seven of a marriage.” In a Christianity Today article, Dr. Juli Slattery says, “While the seven-year-itch isn’t predictable enough to set your calendar by, some version of it seems to exist in most marriages.” Some…

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