Love Wins: Middle Organizes for Inclusion and Peace

November 8, 2016

Thank you for all the ways you have helped Middle organize both locally and nationally for inclusion and peace this fall!

Voting registration: Middle Church teamed up with Central Synagogue, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, and Temple Shaaray Tefila. Together, we registered 189 voters this fall in the East Village! Voter registrationVoter Registration


We Stand with Love: Middle clergy, staff, and colleagues helped spread a message of love through We Stand with Love. Week 8: Love Wins includes stories, devotionals, reflections, and prayer from Jacqui Lewis and others at Middle.

Together Tour: This fall, Senior Minister Jacqui Lewis took Middle’s theology of “Love.Period.” on the road at the "Together" tour in six cities across the U.S.: Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, Atlanta, Denver, and Portland. In each city, Jacqui, Momastery.com founder Glennon Doyle Melton, internationally celebrated yoga teacher Seane Corn, and activist filmmaker Valarie Kaur offered inspiring storytelling. At BAM in Brooklyn, special guest Alicia Keys took the stage and performed a capella.
Together tour

Moral Revivals: Middle staff and clergy took part in the Moral Revival movement across the nation led by The Rev. Dr. William Barber, Sister Simone Campbell, The Rev. Dr. James Forbes, and The Rev. Dr. Traci Blackmon. On Sunday, November 5th, The Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis and other Middle staff and clergy, along with members of the Jerriese Johnson Gospel Choir and congregants, participated in the Moral Revival at The Riverside Church in the City of New York. 
Moral Revival

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