Friday, March 16, 2012

Free e-book for Kindle

You may be interested in a free offer from Kindle Direct Publishing for job seekers. It is for a free copy of the ebook "The Peak Interview"  by Bill Burnett, made available especially to worship-based jobs groups. The book, which deals with effective interview strategies, will be available for download on Amazon through Kindle on March 31 and April 1.

Can the Church Replace the Medicaid System?

In providing healthcare to the uninsured, can the church replace the Medicaid system?

Hear from one professional in the field at the next MCO Healthcare Fellowship Luncheon on Sunday, April 1, 12:45-2:00 pm, in Fellowship Hall. Dr. Alieta Eck, founder of Zarephath Health Center in NJ, will talk about her church-affiliated free clinic that utilizes volunteer medical providers to serve the uninsured and poor in the name of Christ. This lunch is sure to spark discussion, so don't miss out!

Thursday, March 15, 2012

The British Invasion

No, not the Beatles. First Os Guinness talked about fulfilling our calling and now Lindsay Brown is going to challenge us. "Don't waste your life!" he says. Brown is the International Director of the Lausanne Movement and former General Secretary of the International Fellowship of Evangelical Students. In all, he's logged twenty-six years in student ministry and spoken at Urbana and Lausanne. Next Friday, March 23, he'll be speaking to metro area college students and young adults at an event Tenth is helping to host on the Penn campus, challenging them to live with purpose for Christ. The event starts at 7:30 pm in Berger Auditorium in Skirkanich Hall, 210 South 33rd Street.

Parish 1 Vision Night

This Saturday night Liam holds the first of his Vision Night series. All who live in Parish 1 are invited to join him at Tenth at 6:30 pm as the Commissions and Liam himself talk about Tenth's vision. Plan to stay for dessert and fellowship too! Register here.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Sunday Services 3/18/2012

Join us this Sunday for our services.
AM (9 & 11): Dr. Liam Goligher preaching, “How Have the Mighty Fallen!” (2 Samuel 1:1–27). Hymns: Praise to the Lord, the Almighty; O Love, How Deep, How Broad, How High!; All Praise to God, Who Reigns Above.
PM (6:30): Dr. Liam Goligher preaching, “The Mission of God” (Acts 13:1–12). Hymns: Hail to the Lord’s Anointed; The Lord’s My Shepherd, I’ll Not Want; Praise, My Soul, the King of Heaven.

Divorce Recovery Plans

Tenth is planning a divorce recovery ministry. If you are a member who desires to serve in this ministry or someone who needs this ministry, click here to contact David Apple or phone 215-735-7688.

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Young Life Reunion

Young Life is celebrating the 70th Anniversary of its ministry to young people with a regional reunion event at Springfield Country Club on the evening of Sunday, April 1st. For more information, go to Please share this news with your Young Life friends and anyone who has been impacted by the YL Ministry. 

Hospitality Opportunity

The National Christian Forensics and Communicators Association ( is having a major speech and debate tournament for homeschooled high school students at Fellowship Bible Church in Sewell, NJ, April 11-14.  Housing -- only a place to lay heads down (most contestants have sleeping bags), no meals (tournament provides meals) -- is needed for the contestants and their families, Wed-Fri nights.  If you live within one hour’s driving distance to Sewell, NJ (Parish 6 or just across the Delaware River in PA) and can help, please contact Vanessa Fiori at or 215-579-7890.

Judges are also needed, no experience necessary, just your time.

Housing Needed

I am a physician starting fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital at the end of June and am looking for either a 1BR apartment or a 2BR apartment with a roommate, that is near the hospital.  Also, parking and washer/dryer are a plus.  I prefer someone who is Christian, non-smoker, no pets. Please contact me if you know of an opportunity.

Monday, March 12, 2012

Coffee, friends, and fellowship

Retirees are invited for coffee and fellowship this Wednesday morning at 10:30 am in Fellowship Hall.

SMI Student Applications due March 15

The deadline for student applications for The Summer Medical Institute Philadelphia is approaching quickly! Only 4 more days left until March 15!

Students from all allied health professions are invited to apply for this dynamic, three-week discipleship and outreach program, held July 7-28, 2012, in North Philadelphia. Medical students on rotations (third and fourth years) may be able to participate in SMI as an academic rotation, pending school approval and Esperanza Health Center's availability.

For more information, visit their website or email SMI director Holly.

Early Bird Registration Ends Friday!

The deadline to register for the Science, Human Origins, & Human Dignity conference at a discounted rate is fast approaching. After March 16, the rate will increase from $35 to $45, so get your tickets now! High School and College Students attend and receive all conference materials like books and DVD's for FREE. There is a $5 required lunch charge upon registration. Note: Free Pre-Conference Event Friday, April 13 requires separate registration. Space is Limited. For more information and to register, visit the conference website.