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New Procedure for Contacting the Administrative Office Staff

Dear members and friends, The Administrative Office staff includes Jasmine Jowers, the Church Administrator and Cheria McMillan, the Office Associate. We are excited to continue serving the church and the community. We are implementing a new practice to increase efficiency and better serve our pastors, members, committees, tenants and visitors. Moving forward, we’d appreciate all email requests be sent to adminoffice@nyapc.org. This email will be regularly…

First Annual Chili Cook-Off is November 6

YeeHaw, It’s Fall! The Nurture Committee is sponsoring NYAPC’s First Chili Cook-Off Nov. 6. Tasters should be prepared to buy their bowl at the door ($10/adult, $5/child) and cast their vote for their favorite flavors. Drinks, corn bread, and dessert will also be served. Any funds collected over-and-above the cost of the event will be allocated to the General Fund for the ongoing…

Faith on Tap

You are invited to Rev. Roger and Rev. Frances Gench’s home in Capital Hill (walking distance to Eastern Market Metro) to discuss Rev. Frances’s book, Encountering God in Tyrannical Texts: Reflections on Paul, Women, and the Authority of Scripture. Some of us read the book over the summer and loved what it taught us about Biblical Interpretation and reading difficult texts.  It is…