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Wesleyan Church Hosts Overdose Awareness Memorial Drive

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http://Wesleyan Church Hosts Overdose Awareness Memorial Drive | Pocono Update   Hundreds gathered in Stroudsburg on Wednesday evening to share their experiences and spread awareness about drug overdoses on International Overdose Awareness Day. STROUDSBURG | Aug. 31, 2022, was International Overdose Awareness Day. Hundreds of concerned citizens gathered at the Wesleyan Church to spread awareness and […]

Celebrate Recovery Hosts Pig Roast for 15th Anniversary

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http://Celebrate Recovery Hosts Pig Roast For 15th Anniversary In Stroudsburg | Pocono Update The celebration is set to run from 6 PM to 9 PM and will feature food, extended live music, and fellowship for believers to praise and thank Jesus for the victory in Him. “The healing and freedom that God has brought through […]

Room for More

by Admin Room for more Stroudsburg Wesleyan Church expands cold-weather shelter ministry. ETHAN LINDER | MARCH 7, 2022 | FEATURED NEWS NEWS Winter 2021 marks the ninth season that Stroudsburg Wesleyan Church (SWC), Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, has facilitated an emergency winter shelter for people experiencing homelessness. “The Wesleyan Inn,” as the ministry is now known, offers a warm and safe space for […]

The Candy Caravan Comes To Town

by Admin   Tue, Nov 02, 2021 by Adam Capotorto There’s no room for tricks when the candy caravan comes around! Saturday, October 30th, the Stroudsburg Wesleyan Church held its annual Trunk or Treat and there was certainly no shortage of treats. From 12 to 4, about 35 volunteer “trunks”, operated by groups from the church […]

They’re Gonna Have Hope

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http://They’re Gonna Have Hope (   Tue, Nov 02, 2021 by Michael Lynn On Monday, November 1st the Wesleyan Inn opened its doors to guests in the area. The Shelter initially opened around 9 years ago, the church staff formed connections with people during food giveaway/ church services but realized people were going out to […]

Cold Weather Shelter Renovated, Providing New Resources

by Admin   STROUD TWP., Pa. — Most homeless shelters in the Lehigh Valley and Pocono regions are at or beyond capacity. It’s causing concern as winter approaches, but starting Monday and every night through March, people experiencing homelessness can go to a newly renovated space at the Stroudsburg Wesleyan Church in Stroud Township, Monroe County. “To offer […]

Newly Renovated Cold Weather Shelter Opens at Church in Stroudsburg

by Admin   As the winter months creep closer, one church in the Poconos is opening its doors to those who have nowhere to keep warm at night. Newly renovated cold weather shelter opens at church in Stroudsburg Author: Elizabeth Worthington Published: 4:54 PM EDT November 1, 2021 Updated: 5:46 PM EDT November 1, 2021   STROUDSBURG, Pa. — […]

SWC Overnight Cold Weather Shelter

by Admin   There’s only one overnight shelter in Monroe County, its work is more important than ever. Maria Francis Pocono Record This winter, the Poconos have often seen temperatures plummet below freezing. December saw an average low temperature of 27 degrees Fahrenheit at night in Stroudsburg. January saw an average of 25 degrees. More information:Cold […]