Resolution J1106-2013

Commemorating the 110th Anniversary of St. Mark's United Methodist Church of Brooklyn, New York

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  • Apr 17, 2013: ADOPTED
  • Apr 17, 2013: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • Apr 3, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION commemorating the 110th Anniversary of St. Mark's
United  Methodist  Church  of  Brooklyn,  New  York, to be celebrated on
Sunday, April 28, 2013

WHEREAS, Religious institutions, and  the  many  spiritual,  social  and
educational  benefits  they confer, play a vital role in the development
of the moral fabric of a responsible citizenry; and
  WHEREAS, It is the tradition of this State  and  this  Nation  to  pay
tribute  to  those  institutions and individuals who have contributed to
the ethical and spiritual values of their communities; and
  WHEREAS, This Legislative Body takes  pleasure  in  commemorating  the
110th Anniversary of St. Mark's United Methodist Church of Brooklyn, New
York, to be celebrated on Sunday, April 28, 2013; and
  WHEREAS,  The theme for the year is "Arms Outstretched for Transforma-
tion"; and
  WHEREAS, St. Mark's United Methodist Church stands on the threshold of
tomorrow, prepared to meet the challenges of the  coming  decades  while
retaining that spiritual resolve which characterizes its past; and
  WHEREAS,  St. Mark's United Methodist Church is located in the commer-
cial district of Flatbush, Brooklyn; it is strongly dedicated to educat-
ing and teaching the word of God; and
  WHEREAS, It is the custom of this Legislative Body  to  take  note  of
enduring  religious  institutions  and to bring such institutions to the
attention of the people of this Empire State; now, therefore, be it
  RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause  in  its  deliberations  to
commemorate  the 110th Anniversary of St. Mark's United Methodist Church
of Brooklyn, New York, to be observed on Sunday, April 28,  2013,  fully
confident  that  this  commemoration reflects the belief in those values
which enhance the dignity and purpose of life; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Reverend Dr. Glyger G. Beach,  St.  Mark's  United  Methodist
Church of Brooklyn, New York.

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