02/16/2015 - February 16, 2015 Dear Riverside Church Family, This letter comes as another update for you as we continue to work through transition and change together. My commitment and hope is to engage in regular and transparent communication as I work to shape a staff team to lead us into the future.
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01/20/2015 - Dear Riverside Church Family, Many blessings for a happy, happy new year. It has been a gift for me to experience this first Advent and Christmas together with you, my new church family. Thank you for the many ways in which you welcomed me into your traditions and helped me learn and celebrate with you.
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01/12/2015 - As we begin 2015, we take another step forward in our faith journey as a community – another step in fulfilling our mission to care for those on the margins of our society – and we are blessed with an opportunity to offer an expression of our love in the simple act of providing a safe warm bed to those sleeping in our doorways and on park benches.
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12/14/2014 - As the days have passed since the verdicts in the Eric Garner and Michael Brown cases and, as Charles Blow so eloquently describes, “the jagged slope of truth replaces the soft slope of fantasy,” all of us have watched the protests all around the country, wondered about the ways in which our own hearts and minds need to change, and pondered the challenge and opportunity of a thoughtful response. I’m deeply grateful for the ways in which you have shown up to pray and act and be in community during these days.
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12/09/2014 - In response to recent unjust events in Ferguson, MO and Staten Island, and violence on our streets around the country, The Riverside Church has been adding its voice one of the most important conversations of our time.
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A Pastoral Letter Regarding Ferguson
Riverside Ringers Korean Trip
Veterans Day Remembrance
Minute For Mission: Supporting Low Age Workers
We Will Not Go Back March