Treating people with unconditional hospitality, no matter what their background, is a hallmark of Broad Street Ministry in Philadelphia. Four years ago, the congregation opened its doors to the surrounding community, offering worship, food and a welcoming place to gather.
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Leaders of Broad Street Ministry made a church to serve its neighbors. The result is an unconventional Christian community that embraces everyone from homeless people to investment bankers.
Jeanne Radak: ‘It’s a ministry of relationships’ »
The congregation of Broad Street Ministry didn’t fit into any of the Presbytery of Philadelphia's existing categories, so it created a new one, says the Rev. Jeanne Bragdon Radak.