Social Justice Articles

  • Jacqui Spoke at DeWitt Proctor Institute July 15, 2011 Jacqui Lewis joined a distinguished list of congregational leaders at the 17th Annual Samuel DeWitt Proctor Institute for Child Advocacy Ministry.
  • Stand Up For a Moral Budget July 15, 2011 Friends, here is a letter that Jacqui co-signed with a number of other local clergy urging our Senators to stand up for children and the poor while making decisions about the National Budget.
  • Make 3 Phone Calls Today to Protect TEFAP & SNAP! June 27, 2011 The USDA’s discretionary spending on emergency food (TEFAP) is on track to be reduced by nearly half this year – meaning 7 million fewer meals for New Yorkers in need.
  • Room For All Spring Newsletter May 31, 2011 Check out Room for All's Spring Newsletter
  • Middle Project Salon May 11, 2011 The Middle Project releases the report, "Doing Church and Doing Justice: A Portrait of Millennials at Middle Church."
  • Jacqui to speak at City of God conference! May 11, 2011 Jacqui is joining Dr. Marcus Borg at the Center for Urban Ministry's City of God Conference.
  • Jacqui on GRITtv with Laura Flanders March 25, 2011 Dr. Peter Gomes died recently; the Harvard theologian advocated for the rights of gays and lesbians after coming out about his own sexuality in 1991. Just after that, he gave the sermon at Rev. Jacqui Lewis's commencement. She shares her memories with us.
  • Forgiveness Is Not Easy February 10, 2011 Check out Father Michael Lapsley's sermon from his last visit to Middle on March 27th!
  • Native New Yorkers: Through ancestors, two men explore 400-year old rift January 7, 2011 Coverage from New York Daily News about the "real native New Yorkers" and The Collegiate Churches of New York's work with the Lenape since last November.
  • Remembering Those Lost To AIDS December 17, 2010 Did you see the piece in the New York Times' East Village blog about our World AIDS Day worship?