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Meet in Allentown

After worshiping with MCCLV this coming Sunday, August 21 at 11:30am, meet up with MCCLV'ers at Lehigh Valley Pride in Allentown (note that there is no festival-site worship this year, join MCCLV for worship at the regular time in the regular place). Lehigh Valley Pride is hosted by the Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center and is located at the Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley, 702 N. 22nd St., Allentown, PA 18104. Entry is on Washington Street between 22nd and 23rd Streets. Help MCCLV share the good word about God's love for LGBT people. Shifts available at MCCLV's booth through 6pm. To sign up, write to Minister for Outreach & Justice, Bam Noriega, at BamNoriega@mcclv.info
MCCLV Media Mentions

Recently, Bam Noriega, MCCLV's Minister for Outreach & Justice, was quoted in the Morning Call newspaper at an abortion rights rally in Easton: https://www.mcall.com/news/local/mc-nws-abortion-rights-rally-easton-20220814-ij24n47scvfh5of66fg3hvro5a-story.html Also, MCCLV Pastor Rev. Goudy was featured in the Morning Call newspaper in a story on geriatric parole: https://www.mcall.com/news/police/mc-nws-geriatric-parole-rally-20220810-pnkxyagxjva43glqya63ieug4i-story.html and was in a WFMZ television report: https://www.wfmz.com/video/families-of-aging-prisoners-call-on-lehigh-county-da-to-publicly-support-geriatric-parole-review/video_7c0dd2bd-e9c6-56ea-b6c1-c5e7ac53ce9d.html
MCCLV Property Research Meeting

All are warmly welcome at the upcoming MCCLV Property Research Meeting on Wednesday, August 24 @ 7pm via Zoom. The session will be facilitated by Rev. Goudy. Meeting participants are expected to be spiritually mature, prayerful, willing to make phone calls, conduct research, visit potential sites and be open to God's possibilities. Here is the Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84905142846 or Meeting ID: 849 0514 2846. For more information, contact RevBethGoudy@mcclv.info or call 484-202-0149.
Lay Delegate Presentations

MCCLV's representatives to the UFMCC General Conference, Wendy Carpenter & Bam Noriega, will be providing informational presentations coming up soon. Hear about all the good things God is doing through the UFMCC denomination on August 28 @ 11:30am and September 4 @ 11:30am.
Save the Date

The LGBT Center of Greater Reading is working with the PA Department of Aging and the PA Commission on LGBTQ Affairs to plan and help spread the word about the upcoming LGBTQ Aging Summit. Save the date (October 6 & 7, 2022) for this comprehensive educational event that will provide resources, information and the opportunity to voice concerns, collaborate and share ideas.
This Week @ MCCLV

Online Centering Prayer 
TONIGHT 
Tuesday, August 16 @ 5pm ET
To receive the Zoom information, contact MCCLV's Minister for Administration, Ray Joseph, at RayJoseph@mcclv.info

Online Adult Spiritual Formation
TONIGHT Tuesday, August 16 @ 7pm ET

Join online for a book study facilitated by Rev. Randy D'Angelo. Use this Zoom link: http://us02web.zoom.us/j/87606248826
Meeting ID: 876 0624 8826

Online Adult Spiritual Formation
Sunday, August 21 @ 10am ET

Join via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85112503116
Meeting ID: 851 1250 3116
Join in a sermon discussion led by Karl Steiner

In-Person & Online Inspirational Worship
Sunday, August 21 @ 11:30am ET

Join on site or via the church's Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/MCCLehigh

In-Person & Online Fellowship
Sunday, August 21 @ 12:30pm ET

Join in the church's entryway or, if online, stay on the broadcast and chat via the comments

In-Person Lehigh Valley Pride
Sunday, August 21 through 6pm
Join MCCLV at this Pride festival in Allentown (located at the Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley, 702 N. 22nd St., Allentown, PA 18104, entry is on Washington Street between 22nd and 23rd Streets)
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