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Welcome to Crescentville UMC

412 Sentner Street, Philadelphia, PA 19120

Phone: 215-745-7115

email: crescentvilleumc@gmail.com

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A Changing Church for Changing Times

We describe our congregation as a changing church for changing times.  We celebrate our multicultural, multi-generational Church family.

Our church family includes people from Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ghana, Kenya, Jamaica, Trinidad, St. Vincent Island, Romania, Pakistan, and Hungary,

as well as some who grew up in the Crescentville neighborhood and others who are new to the area.

Please know you are welcome to be a part of the change! We invite you to join with us as we seek God’s leading us to be a welcoming place in our community.

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We welcome you to

worship with us in our sanctuary.

 Sunday's 10:30 AM

Our worship service is recorded and the video is available on Facebook, YouTube,

and our website by Sunday evening.  

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Pastor

Brendan Van Gorder

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Sundays February 18th  thru March 17th    

Sundays in Lent - Worship 10:30 AM

Tuesday evenings during Lent starting on February 20th

ZOOM Lenten Bible Study with Pastor Brendan

7:30 - 8:30 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday  March 24th

Palm Sunday - Worship  10:30 AM

Thursday, March 28th

Maundy Thursday - Worship 7:00 PM

Holy Communion

Friday, March 29th

Good Friday - Worship 7:00 PM

Tenebrae Service

Sunday, March 31st

Easter Sunday - Worship 10:30 AM

 Sunday, April 28th 

“Down The Aisle, Now & Then”

1:30 – 3:30 PM      Admission $ 10.00

A wedding fashion show fundraiser

All are welcome to attend.

Wedding fashion will include styles from 1880 to 2024

Refreshments will be served after the show.

(This fashion show is in lieu of our traditional Women's Fellowship Tea)

On Tuesday evenings during lent starting on February 20th

please Join Crescentville UMC as we "Struggle to the Cross".

We will be meeting every Tuesday night on Zoom from 7:30-8:30pm to discuss a selection from the book by UMC Bishop Sharma Lewis "Struggle to the Cross". You can show up on zoom without a book and we will read and discuss a passage together. If you'd prefer to purchase a book you can do so and follow along and make it a daily practice. This is going to be a journey where we really get to know each other, our inside selves, and God. All ages are welcome! The zoom link will be sent out by text and email, and the link is also available on our website. 

The study will be recorded and the video posted afterwards

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Next Meeting on Tuesday, March 26th at noon.

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We are encouraged to read the scriptures as we live through the many changes and challenges we face today in our world. The Word of God NEVER changes, because Jesus Christ never changes!

For daily devotions throughout lent, please check out the Luther Seminary Education website.

                            You can sign up for devotions to be sent directly to your email.

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PHOTOS AND VIDEO FROM PASTOR RANDY'S RETIREMENT LUCHEON

Celebration Video:  https://youtu.be/AOXZdo-nUjA

Crescentville UMC Pastor Randy M Brubaker Slideshow - photos from 2002-2023

https://youtu.be/x2R1QoXpttE

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