Archive for the ‘Crown Heights’ Category
On the corner of Ralph Avenue & Pacific Street, in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, sits a wide brick building. A sign above it reads “Mount Sion Baptist Church” in bold black lettering. To the left of the door is a humbler paper sign, written in marker: “Looking for few good MEN, inquire within.”
20 churches, 7 blocks, 1 street. 14 churches nearby.
The energy was irresistible at The Upper Room of Prayer in South Crown Heights, Brooklyn.
The unique sound and ‘”swag” of New Life Tabernacle’s choir brings people, especially young adults, inside the church doors.
Happy Tonight on God’s Row, Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn!
At the corner of Nostrand Ave & Park Pl, a transcendent smell of burning incense & the soft murmur of prayers takes you away from the world of bustle.
250 religious sites provide 52 million dollars of social services this year.
Gentrifiers and Gentrifried