Events Calendar

Church isn't a building with four walls, it's the wondrous vibrant community that carries God's love wherever it's needed. Every week, we offer fabulous ways to connect in community, care and fun! And almost all our events have a virtual component, so wherever you live, you can call Middle home. Look through the calendar below and join whatever sparks joy!

Kids Sunday Enrichment

Join Ms. Lauren for an interactive education & faith related lesson. Geared for ages Pre-K-5th Grade, though all are welcome! For Zoom call information, click here to RSVP.

Bible in the Middle

Explore scripture through the lens of Love. Period. Clergy and lay teachers create a safe space for asking the questions in our hearts, and seeking answers for a life of faith today. Join lively conversations exploring scripture for deeper meaning! Together, we dig into the historical context, consult theological interpretations, and learn from one another. […]

Voter Reform Group

Right now, and always, fighting for voting rights and ensuring fair and equal elections is God's work. Our work Voter Reform Group focuses on voter registration and ending voter suppression, and mobilizing voters for elections. Together, we sent more than 50,000 postcards during the 2020 election! To join the team, contact Click here to RSVP […]

June 2021 New Members Gathering

So you've joined the movement of love and justice. Now what? Meet a minister and others who have joined to get more information on what it means to be a member. If you haven't yet, please fill out our join form! This gives us the best way to be in touch with you, and also lets […]


Worship Celebration | June 12 | 11:45 AM EST

East End Temple 245 E 17th St, New York

Sermon by Wesley Rowell Click here for our worship bulletin Join us in-person at East End Temple (245 E 17th St, New York, NY 10003) or online on Facebook, YouTube or our homepage for our worship celebration! Every Sunday, we are bow in in-person/online hybrid worship. Before you come in-person, please read the list of policies our COVID […]

Virtual Chat & Chew

Join our ministry team and congregation directly after service in a virtual meet-up to discuss the sermon and be in community! Click here to RSVP and receive the Zoom link.

Butterfly Outreach Ministry

Time:  2:00pm Bag lunches consist of: Sandwich (Turkey, Ham, Peanut Butter + Jelly, Veg., etc…) Granola bar Small fruit (orange, grapes, banana, etc…) (apples are okay if you slice them and put them in baggies because our neighbors may have dental issues) Small water or juice box A note of encouragement “You are awesome”, “You […]


Queer Roundtable: Speak Up, Stand Out

Queer Black Men & Middle Out Loud present the June edition of our Queer Roundtable series: Speak Up, Stand Out.  As systems continuously seek to disenfranchise and "closet" queerfolks across the country and world, it is important for us to speak up for ourselves and others in the community, stand out from the crowd and claim […]

Gays Against Guns: Mass Demonstration

June 12, 2022 Gays Against Guns: Mass Demonstration 3:00 - 5:00 pm Esplanade along the Hudson River Greenway at Little Island (West 13th Street.) In their largest mass demonstration since founding, Gays Against Guns will again honor the 49 murdered on June 12, 2016 with a Human Being holding space for each of them. But this […]