Greater Springfield Community Church

Community comes out to pray, walk for peace
Community comes out to pray, walk for peace
Top Stories Queens Courier Staff 7/16/2013 at 9:11AM

JOHANN HAMILTON Residents of Queens refuse to take crime in stride. Dozens of New Yorkers gathered in front of Baisley Park in Rochdale to participate in the first of many prayer walks over the summer. The walks are intended to help end violence. Residents from all over the city participated in the program, headed by [...]

Reverend to host prayer walks against violence in Queens
Reverend to host prayer walks against violence in Queens
Southeast Maggie Hayes 6/07/2013 at 9:47AM

A Queens clergy leader is not simply saying prayers to stop the borough’s violence. He is traveling and delivering them himself. Reverend Phil Craig of the Greater Springfield Community Church needed a way to bring his community together and “get everybody on the same page,” he said. For his “Project Prayer,” Craig intends to spend [...]