NYC Church Events: April 4th - April 10th, 2011

This week FaithStreet showcases an eclectic mix of NYC Church events, including: beer brewing w/ the Church of the Incarnation, an ol’ fashioned teach-in on corporate greed with Cornell West and others at Judson Memorial and a Benefit Concert for Japan featuring the New York Arabic Orchestra. Get ‘em while they’re hot.

Monday April 4

What: The Broad Way (Lunchtime Bible Study on Wall Street)

When: April 4 @ 1:00 PM-1:45 PM

Sponsor: Trinity Wall Street

Where: 74 Trinity Place, 2nd Fl Seminar Room

Price: Free


Description: Wall Street is never a day at the beach, but the good news of the Gospel helps. Bring your lunch and join Deacon Bob Zito for lively discussion and fellowship. The discussion will focus on Matthew’s Gospel and consider how Bible stories apply to workday living. Every Monday. Bob Zito is a lawyer with an office on Wall Street. See his blog here

Monday April 4

What: Interview Warfare 101 (Part of the Marble Job Search Seminar Series)

When: April 4 @ 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Sponsor: Marble Collegiate Church

Where: Marble Collegiate Church: 5th Avenue at 29th Street, New York, NY 10001

Price: Free


Description: Tired of looking for a job and not finding one? Have a job, but want a different one? Marble is pleased to offer this series of special job search seminars led by Jim Hajny, an experienced Human Resources professional, who is a career coach at Lee Hecht Harrison, one of the leading corporate outplacement firms in the industry. Come to any one, two or all three of the sessions. The content of each series will be the same. Registration is required, but participation is free. For more information contact Paulette Thompson-Clinton (ext. 406). 

Tuesday April 5**** 

What: National Teach-in on Debt, Austerity, and How People Are Fighting Back: A call to escalate the movement against corporate greed w/ Cornell West and Francis Fox Piven

When:  April 5 @ 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Sponsor: Judson Memorial Church

Where: Judson Memorial Church (55 Washington Square South)

Price: Free


Description: A teach-in and panel discussion on corporate greed, the national debt, austerity and what you can do about it featuring Cornell West, Francis Fox Piven, Jeffrey Sachs of Columbia, Richard Trumka of the AFL-CIO and more.

Wednesday April 6

What: Beer Brewing Group

When: April 6 @ 7:30 PM

Sponsor: Church of the Incarnation

Where: TBD. Contact  the church at 718.310.3898 or

Price: Free


Description: The Brewing Group of the Church of the Incarnation is brewing a Spring Ale in celebration of Spring! 7:30 PM. Contact the church for location and details.

Friday April 8

What: Mid-Lent Prayer Service

When: April 8 @

Sponsor: Apostles NYC

Where: St. George’s Episcopal Church, 209 E. 16th Street, New York, NY US 10003

Price: Free


Description: Join us midway through Lent on Friday night, April 8, for a Night of Prayer at St. George’s. Beginning at 7pm, we will worship, pray, and seek the Lord. We hope that this will be a rich time to end your week, meditate on the Scriptures, and begin your weekend. All are welcome.

Sunday April 10

What: Park Avenue Christian and the New York Arabic Orchestra present, A Benefit Concert for Japan

When: Sunday, April 10 @ 3:00PM

Sponsor: Park Avenue Christian Church

Where: The Park Avenue Church, 1010 Park Ave at 85th Street, NYC

Price: $25 suggested donation, 100% of the proceeds go to Japan Disaster Relief



The New York Arabic Orchestra:

Nobuko Miyazaki on shinobue flute

Sonny Ochiai: Classical Okinawan music

Taiko drummers