March 7, 2019
Most of us don’t spend a lot of time thinking about foot care until we encounter a problem. Shoes starting to wear a blister? Soles worn out? Maybe it’s just time to break in a new pair. But for many of our guests, their options..
March 4, 2019
Last night at BSM, Rachel Johnson led us in meditating on Mark 9:2-13 about mountaintop experiences. The Good News is that when the vision fades, Jesus is still there; walking us down the mountain and being with us through the oft-difficult process of transformation. Love ever..
February 25, 2019
Last night at BSM, Jeff Chu led us in meditating on Luke 6:20-31 and 1 Corinthians 15:35-38 concerning what it means to love our enemies, especially if we happen to be our own worst enemies sometimes. Listen to the sermon here. The faith community lifted these..
February 18, 2019
Last night at BSM, Rev. Laura Colee led us in meditating on Matthew 5:14-16 where Jesus says to us: "let your light shine!" We do this together as we journey into dark difficult places to shine light on the injustice in this world. Listen to..
February 13, 2019
Last Sunday at BSM, Rev. Laura Colee led us in meditating on 1 Corinthians 12:12-27. The church is described as being many, yet united as one. At BSM, we too have many different moving parts, but we are one organization working towards the same goal! Listen to the sermon..
February 4, 2019
Last night at BSM, Evan Hansen led us in meditating on 1 Corinthians 12:1-13. Love is an action, not a feeling. The love of God is a life-changing gift that calls us, transforms us, and changes the narrative of our lives. Listen to the sermon..
January 31, 2019
Last night at BSM, Rev. Laura Colee led us in meditating on 1 Kings 22:6-9, 13-14, 17-18 and Mark 11:15-18. On Prophet Sunday, we explored how prophets speak truth to power, and how the powerful try to silence the prophetic truth tellers of the world. Listen..
January 23, 2019
Last night at BSM, Rev. Laura Colee led us in meditating on John 5:2-9. Honoring MLK, we are challenged to confront complacency. God calls us to trouble quiet waters; seeking justice and peace for all. Listen to the sermon here. The faith community lifted these..
January 15, 2019
Health Partners Plans (HPP) is a not-for-profit health organization and a leader in managed care. This year, they formed a groundbreaking partnership with Broad Street Ministry and Philadelphia FIGHT, who use 315 S. Broad Street as a satellite medical clinic. HPP supports those struggling with..
January 15, 2019
Last night at BSM, Rev. Ann-Therese Ortiz led us in meditating on Luke 3:1, 10-16, and 21-22. God embraced and called Jesus beloved. God embraces us. Can we listen for God's word of beloved-ness to us? Listen to the sermon here. The faith community lifted these prayers to..
We thought we would change the world. Turns out we can change the neighborhood, which isn’t too bad.