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..
January 9, 2019
This month’s volunteer spotlight, we are highlighting Craig, a wonderful volunteer and self-declared food network binge watcher! Last fall, Craig needed to take some time off work and discovered he had some extra time on his hands. Not being one to sit around, he began..
January 7, 2019
Last night at BSM, Rev. Laura Colee led us in meditating on Matthew 2:1-11 where blessings flow. Let us see the giftedness and sacredness existing within every person! Listen to the sermon here. The faith community offered these prayers to God: Help me restore communication with those I..
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..
We thought we would change the world. Turns out we can change the neighborhood, which isn’t too bad.