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Jan 20

This Sunday 1/22/17

Installation of Elders, Artist Luncheon, and more

Please join us this Sunday for our services. 

9 & 11 AM Services

  • Dr. Liam Goligher will preach, “Heirs of Salvation” (Hebrews 2:1–4)
  • We will sing: Ye Servants of God, Your Master Proclaim; Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehovah; Man of Sorrows! What a Name
  • Bulletin
  • Livestream

6:15 PM Prelude Music 

Thomas Jackson, violin

Jan 15

Make Philadelphia a Place of Refuge

Tenth's Refugee Ministry Has an Immediate Opportunity to Help

 

Since the mid '90s, the Democratic Republic of Congo has been in the midst of a violent and prolonged conflict that has spilled well beyond the nation's own boundaries. Thousands of people in the DRC and elsewhere are displaced by violence every year, forced to leave their homes by circumstances beyond their control and to become refugees.

In September 2016, Tenth partnered with Bethany Christian Services to make Philadelphia…

Jan 13

This Sunday 1/15/17

Ordination & Installation of Deacons, PM Lord’s Supper, and more

Please join us this Sunday for our services. 

9 & 11 AM Services

  • Dr. Liam Goligher will preach, “Sitting in the Big Chair” (Hebrews 1:13–14)
  • We will sing: Christ Triumphant, Ever Reigning; How Firm a Foundation; Rejoice, the Lord Is King
  • Bulletin
  • Livestream

6:15 PM Prelude Music 

Colin Howland, piano, will be playing the…

 

The Presbyterian Church of America’s Book of Church Order describes the office of deacon as “one of sympathy and service, after the example of the Lord Jesus; it expresses also the communion of saints, especially in their helping one another in time of need.” It further encourages these officers to mobilize its congregation to “assist the deacons in caring for the sick, the widows, the orphans, the

Jan 6

This Sunday 1/8/17

Commissioning of Deaconesses, Community Dinner, and more

Please join us this Sunday for our services. 

9 & 11 AM Services

  • Dr. Liam Goligher will preach, “Christianity Is Christ” (Hebrews 1:10–12)
  • We will sing: Holy God We Praise Your Name; How Good Is the Lord We Adore; Immortal, Invisible, God Only Wise 
  • Bulletin
  • Livestream

6:15 PM Prelude Music 

Todd Thomas, baritone, will…

 

The following are the officers for 2017; numbers in parentheses indicate the individual’s parish. Deaconesses will be commissioned January 8; deacons will be ordained and installed January 15. We will install elders January 22.

Session: The Ruling Elders

 

Diaconate: The Board of Deacons

 

Diaconate: The Board of Deaconesses

Please join us this Sunday for our 11:00 AM and 6:30 PM services. 

11 AM Service

Rev. Deryck Barson will preach, “God, Human Dignity, and You” (Genesis 1:26–27)
We will sing: Our God, Our Help in Ages Past; How Good It Is to Thank the Lord; God, All Nature Sings Thy Glory
Bulletin
Livestream

6:15 PM Prelude Music 

 

In the 1970s and 1980, a major battle was underway, often referred to as the Inerrancy of Scripture. Dr. Boice was on the front lines of that battle. Before that, Dr. Barnhouse chose to stay within the Northern Presbyterian Church, as it was called informally. He battled valiantly for the Virgin Birth of Christ, the possibility of miracles, including the resurrection of Christ, and many other core…

Dec 21, 2016

Merry Christmas! 12/25

No events or activities this Sunday after the morning worship

Please join us this Sunday for our 11:00 AM service. 

11:00 AM Service

  • Dr. Liam Goligher will preach, “Beyond the Wardrobe” (Luke 2:1–7)
  • We will sing: O Come, All Ye Faithful; Go, Tell It on the Mountain; Away in a Manger; Angels We Have Heard on High
  • Bulletin
  • Livestream

No Events or Activities after the service

 

“Am I missing something?” We have all at one time or another said or thought these words. The situations which trigger this awkward feeling can be varied: you walk into a room where everyone is laughing; you miss the punch line of a joke you are supposed to understand; you get a grade on a paper or test which is far below what you expected; you encounter…

Dec 16, 2016

Fourth Sunday in Advent: 12/18

PM Lord’s Supper, Bridge Builder’s Luncheon, and more

Please join us this Sunday for our services. 

9 AM & 11 AM Service

  • Dr. Liam Goligher will preach, “Mary, Did You Know?”,  (Hebrews 1:10–12)
  • We will sing: Hark! the Herald Angels Sing; What Child Is This; Joy to the World! The Lord Is Come
  • Bulletin
  • Livestream

6:15 PM Prelude Music 

Sharon Neff, soprano, will…

Dec 9, 2016

Third Sunday in Advent: 12/11

Community Dinner, Tenth Business Network, and more

Please join us this Sunday for our services. 

9 AM & 11 AM Service

  • Dr. Liam Goligher will preach, “The Sovereign Son”, (Hebrews 1:8-9)
  • We will sing: Angels from the Realms of Glory; Once in Royal David’s City; God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen
  • Bulletin
  • Livestream

6:15 PM Prelude Music 

Katherine Dufendach, soprano, and Keith…

 

It was a great start to the day. Seeing an old man sitting in a wheelchair with an eye patch on reminded me that my partner, Dr. Emebet, had been doing surgery yesterday, only the second surgery since we had started the full scale Discovery Eye Center after so many years of planning and work. As I took his patch off, there was a slight pause, and…

Dec 2, 2016

Second Sunday in Advent: 12/4

MCO Lunch, Bible School Christmas Program, and more

Please join us this Sunday for our services. 

9 AM & 11 AM Service

  • Dr. Liam Goligher will preach, “Christmas Angels”, (Hebrews 1:7–8)
  • We will sing: O Come, All Ye Faithful; Angels We Have Heard on High; Good Christian Men, Rejoice; In the Bleak Midwinter
  • Lord's Supper
  • Bulletin
  • Livestream

6:15 PM Prelude Music 

Dec 1, 2016

Northeast Community Church

by Maranatha Chung, Chinese Minister at Northeast Community Church

 

BANG! BANG! BANG!

 

The shots came quickly and loudly, but I felt no fear nor did I know what had happened. It happened during a family restaurant visit at 3 pm in West Oak Lane. The husband casually explained that it was a drive-by shooting, reviewing footage from the security camera. I could tell he was experienced.

I had never