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!
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. […]
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Click here to RSVP […]
On Pride Sunday, before worship we want to begin by honoring and celebrating the queer folks in our congregation. All LGBTQIA2S+ people are cordially invited to brunch in the East End Temple social hall before worship. Come for the food, stay for the laughter and frivolity. If you plan to attend, please email Elise Tiralli […]
Scripture: Luke 24:13-21; 28-32 Sermon: "Following the One Who Calls Us By Our Name," by Rev. Benjamin Perry 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 […]
While we will be sending a delegation to the annual Heritage of Pride March, we also proudly support the Queer Liberation March as well, and encourage anyone who would like to participate in this fantastic effort to reclaim Pride as a protest. If you would like to help coordinate a contingent of Middle marchers, please […]
The Heritage of Pride March is back! After two years of virtual marching due to COVID, organizers and again planning a march through the streets of New York City and have invited Middle Church to participate by sending a delegation! Due to safety precautions we have a limited number of slots available to march. So, […]