Come Out Into Deeper Waters

Come Out Into Deeper Waters

“Come Out Into Deeper Waters” is Tabernacle’s theme for 2019. These are words from Jesus to his disciples in Luke 5 when he beckons them to come out into deeper waters and drop their nets. And when they do, they are amazed at what they catch! We as disciples of Jesus want to take some […]

Ash Wednesday 2019

Ash Wednesday 2019

This year's Ash Wednesday service with Ark of Refuge Tabernacle is taking place on March 6, 2019. The service will be held at 6 pm in the Community Room with a bread and soup supper to follow at 7 pm.  Please join us as we open the Lenten season together!  
Tab is hiring: Interim Office Manager

Tab is hiring: Interim Office Manager

Tabernacle United Church is a progressive Christian faith community of approximately 70 members. The church is affiliated with the United Church of Christ and Presbyterian (USA) denominations and is located in the heart of University City, adjacent to the University of Pennsylvania. We are seeking an Interim Office Manager to provide administrative services and support […]

August Newsletter

August Newsletter

On Pastor Katie’s Mind… I think of August as a “sleepy month” in the best sense; a month when people can hopefully take a break, get some rest, go on vacation. Of course, vacation is a luxury that many people don’t have. So it’s important to remember this and support one another to take breaks […]

“For Love of the Trinity”

“For Love of the Trinity”

Excerpt from Pastor Katie’s sermon on Trinity Sunday, May 27th, 2018 “For Love of the Trinity”   …God is revealing truth to us in regard to the Trinity through the experiences and testimony of queer folks. Queer people are experiencing God through the Trinity and seeing themselves in the image of God, and are actually […]

Fall Outreach Gratitude

Fall Outreach Gratitude

Thank you to everyone who spent time and helped to reach out to our neighbors this fall. On September 16th at the UHURU Flea MarketSpirit-led conversations continued Saturday, October 7th at the Philadelphia Family Pride Conference. Like last year we had a table at the conference, but this year we led a conference session. Pastor […]