December 31, 2018
Last night at BSM, Rev. Laura Colee led us in meditating on Colossians 3:12-17 where folks clothed in "compassion, kindness, humility, meekness, and love" give us hope and joy in a difficult world. Reflection Question: What virtue do you wear today? The faith community lifted these prayers..
December 24, 2018
Last night at BSM, Rev. Laura Colee led us in meditating on Luke 2:1-7 where Jesus is born under cover of darkness; acknowledging the pain, sweat, and fear that accompanies bringing new life into the world. Reflection Question: What new thing is being born in your..
December 17, 2018
Last night at BSM, Rev. Beth Scibienski led us in meditating on Luke 24:1-12 and shared parts of her book, "Who Is God When We Hurt?" Reflection Question: Who stays with you in dark and uncertain times? Listen to the sermon here. The faith community lifted..
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..
We thought we would change the world. Turns out we can change the neighborhood, which isn’t too bad.