Middle Virtual Gatherings

***REGISTRATION FOR ALL PROGRAMMING ENDS 1 HOUR BEFORE THE EVENT BEGINS. SO PLEASE MAKE SURE TO RSVP AHEAD OF TIME!***

Note: You can call 212-477-0666 at any time to hear a prayer, scripture and reflection from a middle pastor, choose option "4" for English, option "5" for Spanish. Offerings are updated each Monday at 8:30 a.m.

Click here to sign up for a virtual coffee with one of our pastors!

Although we have canceled all in-person worship and programming due to the coronavirus outbreak, we are committed to providing ongoing opportunities to gather online. We may be socially distanced, but spiritually we remain connected; trusting that the God who created and cares for us will guide our community through this crisis in love!

FAQsWe hope you'll join us for the events listed below! And stay tuned, we add to this list as new programs become available. All events are listed in ET.

Full Schedule:

Wednesday, September 16, 7:00 p.m.: Ukuleliacs

Thursday, September 17, 1:00 p.m.: New Adventures

Thursday, September 17, 6:30 p.m.: Creative Writing Group

Thursday, September 17, 7:00 p.m.: Freedom Lab 1: Democratic Participation & Voting in Troubled Times

Thursday, September 17, 7:00 p.m.: Jerriese Johnson Gospel Choir

Saturday, September 19, 2:00 p.m.: ¡Hablamos!

Sunday, September 20, 10:30 a.m.: Bible in the Middle

Sunday, September 20, 11:00 a.m.: Kids Sunday Enrichment

Sunday, September 20, 11:45 a.m.: Worship Celebration

Sunday, September 20, 12:00 p.m.: Day of Action—Voting Education & Census 2020

Sunday, September 20, 1:00 p.m.: Chat and Chew

Sunday, September 20, 7:00 p.m.: Dinner Party

Monday, September 21, 7:00 p.m.: Mom Kornsgrove Cranberries and COVID *Night One*

Monday, September 21, 7:00 p.m.: Introduction to the Hebrew Bible (Old Testament)

Tuesday, September 22, 2:00 p.m.: Virtual Coffee with a Middle Minister

Tuesday, September 22, 7:00 p.m.: Mom Kornsgrove Cranberries and COVID *Night Two*

Wednesday, September 23, 7:00 p.m.: Queer Black Men in the Middle

Thursday, September 24, 1:00 p.m.: New Adventures

Thursday, September 24, 6:30 p.m.: Creative Writing Group

Sunday, September 27, 10:00 a.m.: Revolutionary Parenting

Sunday, September 27, 10:00 a.m.: Voter Reform Project

Sunday, September 27, 10:30 a.m.: Bible in the Middle

Sunday, September 27, 11:00 a.m.: Kids Sunday Enrichment

Sunday, September 27, 11:45 a.m.: Worship Celebration

Sunday, September 27, 1:00 p.m.: Chat and Chew

Sunday, September 27, 1:00 p.m.: Young Adults Small Group

Sunday, September 27, 7:00 p.m.: Dinner Party

Monday, September 28, 6:30 p.m.: Acting Class

Monday, September 28, 7:00 p.m.: Introduction to the Hebrew Bible (Old Testament)

Tuesday, September 29, 2:00 p.m.: Virtual Coffee with a Middle Minister

Tuesday, September 29, 7:00 p.m.: Queer Theology & Bible Study

MIDDLE CHURCH ZOOM COVENANT

  • Please take time before the meeting to download the Zoom app and/or familiarize yourself with zoom.us — it's easy and free to do so. If you need help troubleshooting, visit https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/sections/200305593-Troubleshooting.
  • Please visit this page at least 5 minutes before your meeting to ensure you are using the correct link for your intended meeting. 
  • Upon entering, confirm that you are in the right meeting.
  • Please change your display name.  Enter your Full Name, pronouns, and your city. i.e. "Amanda Hambrick Ashcraft (she/her, NYC)"
  • Upon entering the meeting, please hit video, as we'd love to see you.
  • Also, hit mute to avoid any audio issues. Unmute yourself when you'd like to weigh in on the conversation.
  • Sometimes, the host of the meeting will mute and unmute everyone as the meeting requires.  
  • If you have a question related to the conversation but would prefer to just type it in, there is a "Chat" section on the Zoom video where you can type in a question. We'll be checking that chatbox often to ensure we address all member comments before the meeting ends.
  • Zoom participants will adhere to demonstrating Revolutionary Love at all times.  If a participant’s behavior is deemed inappropriate by the meeting host, they will be removed.  Inappropriate behavior includes but is not limited to: harassment, threats, bigotry of any kind, and not identifying themself.
  • For additional troubleshooting, see the sidebar above.
  • We are thrilled you are here and look forward to a wonderful time together.

Virtual Programs from Our Community Partners

Virtual AA meetings can be found here.

Downtown Meditation offers online Wednesday Dharma Talk and Sitting at 7:00 pm