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News and Announcements

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Believe in Baltimore Podcast Launched

Govans Presbyterian Church’s first podcast conversation, “Believe in Baltimore” featuring Pure chocolate by Jinji. is out today! In the first episode we speak with Jinji Fraser (she/her) of Pure Chocolate by Jinji about chocolate making, what makes Baltimore special, and closing the chasms of difference in our community. Read more about Jinji and Govans in the show notes! About the Podcast Believe in Baltimore is a podcast conversation with community leaders and change-makers in Baltimore, Maryland, hosted by Govans Presbyterian…
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Lea Gilmore in the News

Our very own Lea Gilmore made the Baltimore Sun! This #internationalwomensday2021, we are celebrating Lea’s work as Govans’ Minister of Racial Justice and Multi-Cultural Engagement. The anti-racist is the person who is proactively not racist, and who is doing things to make a difference in the community Lea Gilmore, Baltimore Sun Learn more about her leadership of Govans’ Racial Justice Ministry in the article below. You can support Lea’s work leading Govans’ Racial Justice Ministry by making a donation.

New Sermons

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What if Jesus Was Short?

Our story isn’t clear about who is short (Jesus or Zacchaeus), but if we can imagine Jesus as short, it gives new meaning to Jesus’ work with the poor and his crucifixion (and resurrection).

The Rich Man, Lazarus, and Wanda Maximoff

In the story of the rich man and Lazarus, we meet a man who has created a bubble of privilege so impenetrable that even as he suffers for his actions, he cannot see the truth. In this sermon on Luke 16:19-31, Rev. Tom Harris connects the Marvel TV show WandaVision with this parable. In the show, Wanda Maximoff has created a similar bubble of power that blinds her to reality. How do each of us create the same kinds of…

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