December 11, 2018
Last night at BSM, Rachel Johnson led us in meditating on Genesis 1:1-5 where we explored the darkness; finding God and messy creative possibility! Listen to the sermon here! The faith community offered these prayers to God: Prayers for **** as she travels on her..
December 3, 2018
Last night at BSM, Rev. Laura Colee led us in meditating on Exodus 19:16-20; 20:18-21 where we explored God's presence with us in dark and unknown places; replacing fear with hope. The faith community offered these prayers to God: Prayer for transition. Might be moving home..
November 26, 2018
Last night at BSM, Mr. Evan Hansen led us in meditating on Isaiah 6 where we learn that a faithful life is not transactional. We are invited into love that is relational, and empowered to go all in to relationship with God and each other!..
November 19, 2018
Last night at BSM, Rev. Laura Colee led us in meditating on Romans 12:9-21. We are to be the church, and extend radical hospitality! Listen to the sermon here. The faith community lifted these prayers to God: Please pray that God would provide the finances I need..
November 15, 2018
This October Lapstone & Hammer, a local clothing boutique and Converse partnered together for a charity shoe drive. Their shoe drive was a hit and they successfully collected over 1,000 pair of shoes in just three days. Lapstone & Hammer chose BSM (along with Cradles..
November 15, 2018
There are many different ways to support BSM. One way that some of our neighbors go above and beyond the call is by financially sponsoring a meal! In the past couple of months we were delighted to have both Chick-Fil-A and Glenmede sponsor a meal and join us..
November 13, 2018
On Thursday, October 18th we held our 3rd annual fundraiser, Be Our Guest. An interactive evening with stories of impact, a fantastic dinner party, and live and silent auctions, Be Our Guest is an opportunity to invest in Philadelphia through a unique and impactful event..
November 12, 2018
Last night at BSM, Rev. Laura Colee led us in meditating on Luke 12:13-21. We are challenged to actively resist the want for bigger and better in a consumer-driven society. We can find deep peace in enough! Listen to the sermon here. The faith community offered these..
November 5, 2018
In celebration of All Saints Day, Rev. Laura Colee led us in meditating on Isaiah 43:1-17. This day serves as a time to remember the many saints that make up the universal Church. We not only remember the people who have passed away, but also..
November 1, 2018
The National Fund for Sacred Places has selected 13 congregations from a field of 178 applicants to participate in a national historic preservation grant-making program. Entrance into the cohort gives congregations access to hundreds of thousands of dollars to restore some of America’s most significant..
We thought we would change the world. Turns out we can change the neighborhood, which isn’t too bad.