As a Global Mission Church, we know that “Mission Matters”! What we do as believers to promote a world that mirrors the love of Jesus Christ is how we live out our mission. With so many critical needs in the world today live poverty, hunger, human rights violations, homophobia, gender inequality, displacement caused by war and so much more, there… Read more →
Sunday the 25th Rev. Breland asked three out lgbt members to give a reflection from the chancel and pulpit for pride month. The worship service opened with a three part Call to Worship reminding us that we are all members of Christ’s beautiful body and the Postlude was Jesus is Love. Lincoln Temple’s congregation is predominantly heteronormative and it was… Read more →
Thank you to Alice Duff (L: Executive Director, Bread for the World and Member, Lincoln Congregational Temple) and Rev. Barbara Breland (R: Pastor, Lincoln Congregational Temple) for their leadership in Bread for the World’s Lobby Day on June 13, 2017. Alice and Barbara joined other advocates to ask members of Congress for their help to end hunger.
To get involved with Bread for the World click here.
Activist Mary Church Terrell (September 23, 1863-July 24, 1954) In 1898, Mary Church Terrell wrote how African-American women “with ambition and aspiration [are] handicapped on account of their sex, but they are everywhere baffled and mocked on account of their race.” She fought for equality through social and education reform. Born on September 23, 1863, in Memphis, Tennessee, Mrs. Terrell… Read more →
A generation ago Lincoln Temple and Westmoreland Congregational churches worked together to help increase the affordable housing in the Shaw neighborhood. Hence, the building structure Lincoln-Westmoreland Housing. We will be celebrating that joint venture and the building of the Channing Phillips apartments on Sunday, June 26th at 10am. Read more →
If you will be out of town for Easter please consider going to church for Palm Sunday. In the Gospels the same people who were so excited to see Jesus ride a donkey into the city and laid palms on his way in as a sign of respect will demand his execution not even a week later. The remaining palms… Read more →