Resolution J2547-2013

Commending the Cambria Heights Community Church upon the occasion of celebrating its 2013 Hibiscus Festival on September 28, 2013

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  • Jun 20, 2013: ADOPTED
  • Jun 20, 2013: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • Jun 17, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE

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LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION  commending the Cambria Heights Community Church
upon the occasion of celebrating its 2013 Hibiscus Festival on September
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 commending the  Camb-
ria  Heights  Community Church upon the occasion of celebrating its 2013
Hibiscus Festival on Saturday, September 28, 2013; and
  WHEREAS, The Cambria Heights Community Church began under the  leader-
ship of Reverend Williams McNeil, in a house at 116th-03 219th Street in
the  Fall of 1928; it was the first church built in Cambria Heights, and
thus, it became popularly known as The Community Church; and
  WHEREAS, The mission of the Cambria Heights  Community  Church  is  to
provide  spiritual  guidance  to  the  members  of its community without
restrictions, or reservations; in addition, the  Church  cares  for  the
needy, and the people it serves; and
  WHEREAS,  The Cambria Heights Community Church is family oriented, and
an integral part of the community; and
  WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is proud to take note of enduring reli-
gious institutions and to bring such institutions to  the  attention  of
the people of this Empire State; and
  WHEREAS,  It  is the sense of this Legislative Body that when an event
of such noble aims and accomplishments is brought to our  attention,  it
should  be  recognized  and  applauded by all the citizens of this great
Empire State; now, therefore, be it
  RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause  in  its  deliberations  to
commend  the  Cambria  Heights Community Church upon the occasion of its
2013 Hibiscus Festival on September 28, 2013; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to the Cambria Heights Community Church.

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