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Posts from December 2016

Vigil for Homeless Neighbors December 20 – 21

At least 41 individuals from DC’s homeless community have passed away this year:  26 individuals, ages 37 to 68, died without housing; 15 individuals, ages 32 to 70, matched with housing died before move-in. Our work to end chronic homelessness is more urgent than ever. We hope you will join The People For Fairness Coalition for the annual vigil on December 20-21st to honor the memory of our…

Stewardship Statement from Rebecca Davis

Good morning. The Cubbies winning last night got me thinking about miracles. I’ve been a member of New York Avenue for twelve years. I arrived an eager, ambitious young professional, focused on achievement and making my way, and I can tell you that this church has transformed me by the miracles I have witnessed in these walls and in the way its…

Statement from Alison Kootstra Nowak about Stewardship

My name is Alison Kootstra Nowak and though it’s hard for me to believe it, this fall marks 10 years of attending New York Avenue Presbyterian for me. A lot has happened in those years and New York Avenue has been a big part of my life since I walked in the door for the first time. I was ordained as a…

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…