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Restorers of the Streets: Resources for Learning About the Prison System

Anthony Sandusky, friend of St. Lydia’s and a pastor at Concord Baptist Church in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn stopped by last week to preach on Isaiah 58:1-12 and the prison industrial complex in America. Crucial to our understanding of incarceration in our country is our grappling with the fact that racism is at its heart. Here is […]

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Ash Wednesday at Atlantic Terminal in Brooklyn

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Photos from All Saints’ Day

On November 6, we celebrated our first baptism as a community. Rachel Pollak, our community coordinator, made these candles for her sculpture, “Not Made With Hands.”  We lit them as part of our All Saints’ observance, saying the names of people who have died who we want to remember. See more photos from All Saints […]

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First Dinner Church in Brooklyn!

Here are some photos from our first full dinner church service at Redeemer last Sunday!  See more on our Picasa page.

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Pentectost: Spinach and Chickpeas

1/2 pound (230 grams) dried chickpeas, cooked until soft and tender or two 15-ounce cans of chickpeas, drained and rinsed 6 tablespoon olive oil 1 pound (450 grams) spinach, washed A hefty 1-inch slice from a country loaf or about 2 slices from sandwich loaf bread (2.5 ounces or 75 grams), crusts removed and cut […]

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Palm Sunday

See more photos of our Palm Sunday service on our Picasa page.

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New St. Lydia’s 2011 Liturgical Calendars!

I recently made some calendars to send as gifts to the generous souls who support our ministry as donors.  And I made extra so Lydians can enjoy them too!  They’ll be on the Welcome Table, and for a suggested donation of $10, you can have one of these versatile and, if I do say so, […]


Our wonky star, crooked but held aloft, steadfast and true, by Michael. Traditional New Orleans King’s Cake! Crystal found the baby Jesus, now she will have good luck for a year. No Epiphany is complete without a creepy baby Jesus pic. See the rest of the Epiphany Album on our Picasa page.

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Check out our Advent photos!

See the rest of the Advent Album on our picasa page.

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St. Lydia’s Halloween Dinner Church

See more photos on our picasa album!

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