Monthly archives for November, 2006

Passage to India

Please keep me in your prayers as I will be traveling to India today for the next two weeks.  I will be ministering at an international pastors conference as well as on the streets.  David Ramos

LLC will be conducting the ACTS Urban Leadership Training Program in NYC

On Wednesday, January 10th, the Latino Leadership Circle will be conducting the ACTS Urban Leadership Training Program.  Sponsored by the American Bible Society this program provides cutting edge training for those involved on the frontlines of Urban Ministry. Sessions will be conducted by professionally trained and experienced ministers, social workers and marketplace leaders.  Topics include,…

Ethos Conference to be Held at Columbia University

November 27-29, 2006 Location: Miller TheatreColumbia University2960 Broadway(at 116th St.)New York, NY 10027Map For more information click on:

Urban Ministry Conference in NYC to host Emmanuel Katongole & Miroslav Volf

CSNY FALL 2006 CONFERENCE ON URBAN MINISTRY: "THE MINISTRY OF RECONCILIATION" The first City Seminary of New York Fall Conference on Urban Ministry will be held on Saturday, December 2, 2006 at New Song Community Church in Harlem. The concern of the conference, "the ministry of reconciliation," flows from our experience in the church and…

Invitation to Briefing for Community Organizations on the Greenlining Institute’s New Report:

Dear NYC Community Leaders: I am writing to invite you to a briefing for community organizations by the California-based Greenlining Institute at 350 Fifth Avenue, Room 2925, in Manhattan on Friday, November 17, 10:00am–11:00am. (We should note that the New York Foundation is generously providing the space for, but not sponsoring, this event.)  In November…

Of Dreams, Illusions and Mortality

By David Ramos             This morning I had a dream, I dreamt I was in my old neighborhood.  I was dressed in an expensive suit walking along one of its more impoverished avenues.  In the dream I am an executive, and while I am walking, my mind is flooded with a myriad…

“Superstar Pastors” Pose Challenge

This article explores the inherent risks of many churches that rely on the charisma of one leader and challenges they face when one of them fall.  See link below:

Dr. Eldin Villafane in NYC

New York Theological Seminary will be hosting Dr. Eldin Villafane for their 13th Annual George W. Webber Lecture on Urban Ministry.  Dr. Villafane is the Ricardo Tañon Distinguished Professor of Hispanic Christianity, Ethics, and Urban Ministry at Gorden-Conwell Theological Seminary Date: Friday, November 10th, 2006 Time: 7:00pm–9:00pm Location: The Interchurch Center 475 Riverside Drive, New…