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United Presbyterian

Church of Binghamton

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42 Chenango Street, Binghamton, NY 13901
Office phone # 607-722-4219

What we hold in common is belief in the good news of reconciliation to God and to one another through Jesus Christ.  We are committed to live and grow in that good news and to apply it to our lives.

If you would like to be a part of a supportive faith community as you deal with the stresses of life today, we hope you'll come and visit us.  We'll be glad to see you and to welcome you into the care and nurture of our life together.

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Welcome to the website of The United Presbyterian Church of Binghamton!  We are a new congregation of God's people born out of a merger between two historic churches in Binghamton - First Presbyterian Church and West Presbyterian Church.  If you are seeking to learn more about Jesus Christ and discover what God can do in your life, we invite you to join us for worship, education, service to the community, mission, and fellowship.

You will find us to be a congregation of all sorts of people: young and old, single and married, adults and children, traditional and nontraditional families. We are teachers, secretaries, engineers, homemakers, line workers, retirees. Some are involved in a church for the first time (or the first time in a long time), others are transfers from other denominations, and some are lifelong Presbyterians.

Upcoming Events

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Fellowship Hall Painting

Single Mother Support Group (SMSG)

Journey with us to

· talk with other local single mothers

· engage in personal reflective journal writing

· set personal goals through self awareness activities

· make friends

When: Saturdays Sept. 20 to Nov. 22

Time: 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where: in UPC’s Library Lounge

Cost: Free  Parking available in the rear of the building

Childcare available during the meeting to mothers with children 15 months to 10 years old.

Arrive at 10:45 to sign your child in for activity time.

Youth Group - Mission & Fun Event, Nov. 7

Youth from 6th - 12th grades are invited to join us Friday, November 7th, 8:00 pm - Saturday, November 8th, 4:00 pm at Binghamton United Presbyterian Church for our Youth Mission and Fun Event.  We will make cards for the homebound, soup for the homeless, and enjoy a movie at the La-Z-boy theater, in Vestal.  Bring sleeping bags, appropriate sleeping attire, and toiletries.  But most of all, bring your excitement, love, and joy as we join together and build up the Body of Christ with our brothers and sisters from across the presbytery. Contact Pastor Becky for more information: Bkindig@upcbgm.org.

Sunday, November 9th we will be making Christmas cards and crafts for our church’s shut ins.  We will meet at 2:30.  Meeting location to be determined.

Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday November 2, @3:00am
If you don’t, you may find yourself at church a bit early!

Thursday Morning Prayer Opportunity

8:00 a.m. in the Chapel

Join us in our series on contemplative prayer! Ancient monastics, by contrast, meant by contemplation, the wordless, rapt repose in the presence of God, not thinking about God, but resting in God. It is this “contemplation,” this inner silence, we seek to practice and be shaped by.

Bouquet of Remembrance, Nov 2nd.

On November 2, we will be celebrating the feast of all saints. Everyone is invited to bring a flower to add to the bouquet representing loved ones you would like included. Extra carnations will be available for those who need them.