Thursday, June 21, 2012


Proverbs 3:31

Do not envy a man of violence
and do not choose any of his ways.
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Presbyterian Fashion

I have now seen everything. View the website of the Presbyterian Neckwear and Apparel Company, founded by Tenth Members Brad Mattson and Luke Balinski. Today's feature is the Paul S. Jones bowtie collection.

The Contenders

Proverbs 3:30

Do not contend with a man for no reason,
when he has done you no harm.
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Move Over, Gamecocks

I must tip my baseball hat to Bob Lang's Marietta College, the "Etta Express," for winning their back-to-back college world series in Division III baseball. Whereas my beloved Gamecocks can only claim their back-to-back championships as their only championships in baseball, Bob's Etta Express have won their sixth! Bob tells me that some of Marrietta's players went on to become Phillies.

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Need Furniture?

Sofa and coffee table available for free. Contact Chris Gibson
Sleeper Sofa
80" L X 29 3/4" H X 35 1/2" D
White Wooden Coffee Table
46 1/2" L X 21" H X 23" D

Tutoring Available

Sarah's tutoring offerings (courses): all offerings available for virtual or in-person tutoring
·  SAT preparation (one semester)—recommended for 10th-12th grades
·  Grammar and Composition (2 semesters)—recommended for middle school grades 6-8
·  World History: Ancient and Modern (2 semesters)—recommended for any high school student
·  World Literature: Ancient through Middle Ages (2 semesters)—recommended for any high school student
·  Introduction to the Study of Literature and Writing (2 semesters)—recommended for any high school student
·  Creative Writing (1 or 2 semesters)
Questions? For pricing details and further information, please contact Sarah at or 609-332-2375.

Housing Needed

Tenth member, Maureen Williams, is trying help a relative, Robert Ottaviano, find housing. Robert is handicapped and uses a wheelchair. He's hoping to find a room to rent. Contact Robert at 215-681-8888.


General Assembly Live

General Assembly, the annual conference of the Presbyterian Church in America, is now in session, meeting down in Louisville, KY. You can be there now! Click here to go to byFaith's coverage of GA, including a link to watch the proceedings live.
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Being a Good Neighbor

Proverbs 3:29

Do not plan evil against your neighbor,
who dwells trustingly beside you.
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Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Sunday Services 6/24/2012

Join us this Sunday for our services.
AM (9 & 11): Rev. D. Marion Clark preaching, “Alert by Prayer” (Ephesians 6:18b–24). Hymns: Exalt the Lord, His Praise Proclaim; All Creatures of Our God and King; Stand Up, Stand Up for Jesus.
PM (6:30): Rev. William R. Spokes preaching, “Remember and Rejoice” (Ecclesiastes 11:7–12:8). Hymns: Sing to the Lord, Sing His Praise; Open Now Thy Gates of Beauty; God, That Madest Earth and Heaven.

Math Tutor

I will be offering services as a math tutor over the summer. I specialize in middle and high school math, but have tutored younger age groups as well. Contact Kate at


West Philly House Share

We are looking for roommates for our house.The house is in West Philly, walking distance to Penn and Drexel. Rent is $600 a month, plus utilities which total about $100 a month, which the roommates would split. Contact Kate at


Housing Need for Curtis Student

My name is Gideon Whitehead. I am a classical guitarist and an incoming student in the artist diploma program at the Curtis Institute of Music. As I prepare for my arrival in Philadelphia this fall, my main concern is to find a place to live that is affordable and, if at all possible, a place where I can live with other Christians.
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Preparing for Sunday

The text for this coming Sunday morning is Ephesians 6:18-24. I am preparing for it now and came across an excellent message by John Piper on the phrase, "pray in the Spirit."

September Housing Need

A young professional lady from France, needs a place to stay for a month in September (end of August - Sept. 30) either in Center City, Philadelphia, or in West Philadelphia, while she is in between housing situations.  If anyone has a housing opportunity or knows of one, he or she may e-mail Vanessa Fiori.

Monday, June 18, 2012

Give Today

Proverbs 3:28

Do not say to your neighbor, "Go, and come again,
tomorrow I will give it" - when you have it with you.
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Harvest USA Internship Opportunity

Harvest USA invites you to consider an internship for 2012–2013. They have opportunities for qualified men and women who are interested in learning about and how to minister to those struggling with sexual brokenness. See their website for details.

Doing Good

Proverbs 3:27

Do not withhold good from those to whom it is due,
when it is in your power to do it.
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Armor of God

If you wish to read the manuscript of yesterday's sermon, The Armor of God, you will find it on my DMC Resources site.

Sunday, June 17, 2012

Jesus in the News

It is Sunday, I thought I would check out the front page of CNN online in case any major events were taking place to mention in prayer. What greeted me was the headline in the middle of the page, "How Jesus saved my dad and my family." Here is the article.