Expressing God's Love, Engaging in God's Justice


Summer 2020 @ The New York Avenue Presbyterian Church

This summer, we’ll continue to connect online for learning and worship. Learn more about summer programming below and look for Zoom links on the Weekly Online Events page and in The Weekly eNewsletter.  Justice Film Series via Zoom – Wednesdays and Saturdays online Summer movies take on new meaning with our seasonal film series. We’ll provide study guides for youth, young adults,…

Save the Date! Children’s Clothing and Bake Sale

The Upper Elementary School Sunday class (grades 2-5) and friends invite you to save your gently used children’s clothes to donate to the church. On June 14 at 11:15 am, you will have the opportunity to buy children’s clothes (and baked goods too!) at a low price.  The children will donate the proceeds to a mission of the church.  More details to…

Registration for the April 25th Women’s Retreat is now Closed

Thank you to all of the women who signed up for the annual Women’s Retreat, led by Rev. Frances Taylor Gench. We’ll gather at the National 4-H Center on Saturday, April 25 from 8:30 – 4 pm. 4-H Center is accessible via Metro and bus. Cost of $50 each includes continental breakfast and lunch. Contact Karen Dunlap,, with questions.

Reminder: Trustees Architecture Survey

The Trustees have recently engaged an architecture firm, cox graae + spack architects, to help us develop a master plan for the church building that supports us as a congregation and provides several coordinated phases that can be implemented in sequence over the next decade. This effort will build on past outreach efforts including previous Listening Sessions and the…

“Death of Slavery” will air on C-SPAN3’s American History TV Sunday, February 15

The Commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the 13th Amendment event, “Death of Slavery,” held on January 31, will air on C-SPAN3’s American History TV this weekend. The program will air on Sunday, February 15 at 6:30pm and 10:30pm ET. Once the program airs it will become available on their website here: See the event details below……

U.S. Army Band’s Brass Holiday Concert Recap

We would like to thank the U.S. Army band for the spectacular Holiday Concert they presented on Thursday, December 18, 2014 here at NYAPC. The musical selections beautifully performed and kicked off Holiday festivities on the perfect note. See the full gallery – click here.