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The MNYS Children’s App (https://www.mnys.org/childrens-app/ is the Metropolitan New York Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America’s new and original app for kids. Available now for iPhone, iPad, and Android. The MNYS Children’s App is completely free! The app is available in the Apple Store and Google Play.

As children virtually enter the open doors of the Lutheran church, kids of all backgrounds, who speak any language, can enjoy this entirely visual interactive experience. The MNYS Children’s App is a joyful experience designed to engage and educate kids in the beauty of the accepting and welcoming love of God.

Featuring six different games, children can play:
· compose a piece of music at the organ with the help of a jazzy band of mice who accompany kids on the drums, bass, guitar, and piano;
· a game of memory that showcases various cultures;
· marry a couple at church of the ethnicity and gender-identity combination that the child chooses;
· color a variety of stained glass church windows;
· spot the difference in various Biblical illustrations;
· or simply read through various pictorial Bible stories.

These games are fun and creative, allowing children to embody the radically welcoming inclusivity of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.
· Culturally, ethnically and LGBTQIA+ welcoming
· Easy, child-friendly navigation
· Colorful and playful illustrations that bring Lutheran values to life
· Touch-activated activities
· Engaging content that keeps children returning
· Creative activities that enjoyably tune children’s skills in music, image recognition, artistic expression, and problem-solving
· Fun challenges that enable children to learn and grow

Learn more about Our Mission and various youth programs at www.mnys.org.


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Daily Bible Verse

28 March 2020

  • Ezekiel 36:8-15

    13Thus says the Lord GOD: Because they say to you, "You devour people, and you bereave your nation of children," 14therefore you shall no longer devour people and no longer bereave your nation of children, says the Lord GOD; 15and no longer will I let you hear the insults of the nations, no longer shall you bear the disgrace of the peoples; and no longer shall you cause your nation to stumble, says the Lord GOD.

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Collecting Food for the Hungry and Homeless

As the weather begins to change, life for those who are hungry and homeless becomes even more difficult. Please bring non-perishable food items and place them in the baskets at the sanctuary entrance. The food we collect will be taken to the food pantry at Trinity Lutheran Church, Lower Eastside.


Healing Services

We offer brief healing services on the 1st and 3rd Sundays each month. These are powerful times of anointing and prayer. They are held in the sanctuary after the 11 AM service.

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