Newsletter 6.29.2017

This upcoming Sabbath (breakfast starts 11:00am and service begins at 11:30am)
Abrahams-near-sacrifice-of-IsaacThis week, Vince will lead as we look at the very disturbing text of Genesis 22:1-14, the sacrifice of Issac.
Where is its the good news in this story. Is God really that awful?

We will wrestle with this text, and with it our notions of how God is and how we interact with her/him.
Yoga with Peter Steen
Yoga practice meets every 1st and 3rd Sat of the month. Next Yoga practice is July 1 at 10am! Bring a yoga mat and $10 dollars.  Please rsvp to Peter at
Citykids Party meets every 2nd Saturday of the month. Citykids Party is happening July 10 at 12pm! 
Citykids Sabbath School meets every Sabbath except on the 2nd of the month at 12pm in Room 3.  
Mail it to: Citylights Community, Attention: Treasurer; P.O. Box 239; New York, NY 10026. (He will keep your pledges confidential and will only share information on the aggregate amount that is raised.) 
Give the old-fashioned way (dropping it in the bucket on Saturdays, direct deposit) 
Online through Faith Street: http://www.faithstreet .com/church/citylights-communi ty-new-york-ny.  (You can download an app for your smart phone.  There is a nominal transaction fee, which decreases the higher the amount.) 
15 Rutherford Place, New York, NY 10003. We’re located between 15th and 16th street and between 2nd and 3rd Ave.  Rutherford Place runs parallel between 2nd and 3rd Ave. 
Service begins at 11:00am with light breakfast and program begins at 11:30am.
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