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4415 Newburg Rd, 18064
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UKRAINE EMERGENCY APPEAL - Uniting in prayer, action, and giving, the UCC stands as a people of faith in love and compassion with the people of Ukraine and all who are affected. Gifts will provide shelter, food, and other care to war refugees and internally displaced people. Click Refugee Relief Program and choose Refugee Relief Program from the Fund menu drop down to make a donation.
One can also mail a check made payable to the United Church of Christ PO BOX 71957 Cleveland, OH 44194. Please be sure to note “Ukraine Relief Fund” on your check in the memo section.
Nazareth Area Support Program
The Nazareth Moravian Church is hosting on their website the information for the Nazareth Area Support Program, also known as the Social Worker Program. If you are in need of counseling, please check out the link below. The second link is for the program's brochure.
Upcoming Kitchen Committee Meals!
.HOMEMADE ICECREAM CAKE!
Looking for something different for a Birthday, a Graduation Party, or a family get-together?
PICK UP A HOMEMADE ICE CREAM CAKE
We need a week's notice in order to prepare your purchase.
To Place Your Order Call: Rich at
or Karen at 610-504-1158,
or the church office at 610-759-4444
The Kitchen Committee will be making Dinners Curbside 'to-go' until further notice due to COVID-19. Orders for meals will be in advance only. The meals will be picked up at the church. There will be no need to get out of your vehicle as we will bring the meal to your vehicle. As Christians, we must not jeopardize the health and welfare of fellow members of society for any reason. The Kitchen Committee will be announcing upcoming meals online and through outside advertising. We thank everyone who supported this sale in such a trying time. We look forward to offering meals for sale in the New Year.
Your Christian friends in cooking,
The Kitchen Committee
Meet Our Pastor, the Rev. Edward Livingston
Reverend Edward Livingston is an ordained minister who has had a wide variety of experiences. His past experiences have given him the insight and skills we believe make him the perfect spiritual leader to help move Dryland forward in our mission and purpose.
He attended the Lutheran Theological Seminary in Philadelphia, PA from 2004 – 2007 and obtained his Masters in Divinity. He was ordained on November 14, 2010. His most recent congregation prior to accepting the call at Dryland UCC was serving the Armenian Martyrs Congregational Church in Havertown, PA as an interim minister, 2017 – 2019. He has helped this congregation improve their administrative accountability, update financial standards, helped them move forward with community outreach, and organized multiple discovery forums to prepare for a settled pastor. During his time there, membership grew for the first time in seven years.
Prior employment includes the Associate Pastor for Living Water UCC in Philadelphia, PA from 2014-2017, which was a part time position. He served as the Congregation-based Community Organizer and then the Executive Director for the Camden Churches Organized for People from 2008 – 2017.
He has been active within the United Church of Christ Penn Southeast Conference. In that conference, he has served as the Vice Moderator, Chair of the Personnel Committee, and as a member of their Justice and Witness Mission Team.
His other community-based involvement includes being a member of the Philadelphia Association Executive Committee, Coordinator of the regional Religious Leaders Council of Greater Philadelphia, and a member of the Armenian Inter-Communal Committee of Philadelphia.
Pastor Livingston and his wife, Rev. Emily Ann Livingston, who is also a UCC minister, have purchased a home in the Lehigh Valley and are wonderful additions to our community.
Special Sunday Announcement:
Our mission is to welcome and serve the broader community in the name of Jesus. Contact us if there is a question or accommodation that will help you be present with us and we will make every effort the assist.
We look forward to welcoming you online and in the sanctuary. CDC guidelines are being followed for COVID-19 preparedness. Stay tuned, as we will make necessary changes as CDC guidelines are updated. We wish you health and peace during this unprecedented time.
Your friends in Christ,
Dryland Church Consistory
Dryland United Church of Christ is located on Newburg Road in Lower Nazareth right across the street from Lower Nazareth Elementary School.
We gather every Sunday to celebrate the word of God and continue to grow with one another in our journey of faith