This Week's Service


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Monuments and statues have been deployed for millennia to influence populations.  Sometimes these have been used to inspire, but sometimes to induce fear, or force unquestioning thinking.  How should … read more.

It’s Time to Socialize!

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News from Rev. Chris Antal

Rev (Chaplain) Antal received the Pfizer BioNTech vaccine at 5:45 pm Wednesday December 16, at the Corporal Michael J Crescenz VA Medical Center in Philadelphia, the first day of vaccinations in Philadelphia and less than 60 hours after the first vaccine was administered in the US. He was first priority because of his clinical work with high risk Veterans. At the time of this writing (12/17/20 at 7am) he is alive and well and experiencing no side effects, only gratitude and relief.

Food Security Initiative

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  • Your full name
  • Your delivery address (including city)
  • Your contact phone number
  • Number of people in your household
You will receive a call back within 24 hours providing further details and information. ******************************************************   Members and friends – if you would like to join us to pick up food or make deliveries, please call 845-288-3488 or email

Order of Service for 01/17/21

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  • Inviting Bell
  • Musical Prelude – ​​”Horizons” by Steve Hackett
  • Opening Words
  • Welcome and Announcements
  • Chalice Lighting # 451
  • Opening Hymn # 1 – “May Nothing Ever Cross this Door”, performed by Karen Mooney
  • Reading # 601
  • Sharing of Joys & Sorrows
  • Two Minute Silent Meditation 
  • “Spirit of Life” sung by the All Souls Choir
  • Homily – “Intersections Between Christian and Animistic Realms in The History of The Kingdom of the Congo’ presented by Michael Panzer
  • Closing Hymn #170 – “We Are A Gentle Angry People”, performed by The Chancel Choir
  • Closing Fellowship Circle
  • Closing Words Elisabeth Selle Jones
  *Extinguishing the ChaliceExtinguishing the Flame by Elizabeth Selle Jones   We extinguish this flame but not the Light of Truth, The Warmth of Community, or the fire of Commitment. These we carry in our hearts until we are together again.