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The Rev. Hardy Kim

Hardy Kim: Connect to Real Life, Connect to Jesus

John 14:23-29

6th Sunday of Easter - Year C

May 26, 2019

The Rev. Hardy Kim (PCUSA)


Toward the beginning of her book Christianity After Religion, published in 2012, Diana Butler Bass shares part of a conversation she had with a seat mate on a plane who said, "'...I don't go to church anymore. I'm not mad at the church or anything - I appreciate what it gave me when I was young... But I just don't know where it fits anymore, and I just drifted away. My life is full without church; it seems kind of irrelevant. They don't care about my questions; there's no reason to go.'"

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The Rev. Dr. Dan De Leon

Confirmation: A Waste of Time?

Matthew 10:24-39

2nd Sunday after Pentecost - Year A

June 22, 2014

The Rev. Dr. Dan De Leon (UCC)

What is confirmation? Having been raised Baptist, I'm genuinely curious about this. Lucky for me, I had the opportunity to direct Confirmation Camp for our United Church of Christ's Conference. I mean, leave it to the UCC, the denomination that says, "God is still speaking," to place a Baptist-reared minister in charge of teaching young people about confirmation.

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Other Recent Content About Outreach

The Rev. Marek Zabriskie Transcript

April 20, 2014

God Reached Out

The Rev. Marek Zabriskie (TEC)

Easter faith is about reaching out. No small acts of service will solve the unspeakable problems that besiege our world. But that’s not how Christians view it. Every dollar, every kind word, every deed and act of Christian love is part of the great cosmic drama inspired by God’s reaching out to us when Jesus rose from the grave.
The Rev. John Gunn

Life's Living Room

The Rev. John Gunn (other)

This episode of Be Still and Know discusses the importance of our social worlds to the well being of our physical and spiritual self. The Rev. John R. Gunn writes, "The man who lives in the narrow cabin of self is doomed to a cramped life."

Day1 Article

April 30, 2009

Congregational Planning for a Flu Pandemic


The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America has put together some helpful guidelines for congregations to consider following in the face of the potential flu pandemic.
Sarah Winsett Wiles

Sarah Winsett Wiles - Day1 Podcast Extra 2009

Sarah Winsett Wiles (PCUSA)

Sarah Winsett Wiles talks with host Peter Wallace about the purpose and process of the David H. C. Read Preacher/Scholar Award program sponsored by Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, which she received in 2008. She also talks about her spiritual journey and offers insights on how the church can reach young people today.


Rev. Dr. Fred Anderson on New York Homeless and more

Rev. Fred R. Anderson discusses the outreach ministries of Madison Ave. Presbyterian Church including an overnight homeless program, the Learning Enrichment Activities Program for Harlem Youth and the David H. C. Reed Pastor Scholar award.