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
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 http://www.trinitywallstreet.org/news/blogs/the-broad-way.
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
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)
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 email@example.com
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
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 flutehttp://www.nobuflute.com/
– Sonny Ochiai: Classical Okinawan music
– Taiko drummers