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Old First Reformed Church_Park Slope_Brooklyn

About Old First

By Old First

729 Carroll St
@ 7th Av
718 638 8300
Reformed Church | Park Slope, Brooklyn

The media is a public face of Old First: we have had stories written about us, and have written about ourselves as well. Links below ordered by most recent at top.

About Old First

Church Kitchen in Park Slope Creates Many Meals for Sandy Victims
story and video, January 10, 2013

New Park Slope Holiday Tradition for Christians and Jews to Celebrate Together
New York Daily News
, December 11, 2012

News 12
Road to Recovery | Two Boots Restaurant at Old First
November 12, 2012

Historic Park Slope Church needs money to fix sanctuary ceiling
New York Daily News
, September 23, 2012

A Church Seeks a Rescue
Wall Street Journal, September 17, 2012

Collapsed Ceilings Lead to Big Mitzvah: After Shared Disaster, Beth Elohim Gives $15,000 to Church
The Jewish Daily Forward, June 4, 2012

Historic Church to Celebrate Easter Services at Synagogue
Brooklyn Daily Eagle, 30 Mar 2012

Crumbling Churches
Brooklyn Indepedent Television, first aired 23 Jan 2012
Play video above or link to story on BIT website

Brooklyn Rallies to Help Landmark Sanctuary
Brooklyn Eagle, 04 Jan 2012

Donations Rolling in for First Reformed Church Repair
Park Slope Patch, 29 Dec 2011

Sweet Charity: Faithful Flock to Help Crumbling Church
Brooklyn Daily, 29 Dec 2011

No Hail Marys — just hailing plaster
Brooklyn Daily, 24 Dec 2011

Historic Park Slope Church Still Needs Help for Repairs
Brooklyn Eagle, 23 Dec 2011

Park Slope churchgoers feeling down after ceiling caves
News 12, 23 Dec, 2011 _ with Video

Brooklyn Church Without Sanctuary for Christmas
NBC New York, 23 Dec, 2011

Historic Park Slope church will have Christmas Mass in tiny Sunday school hall
New York Daily News, 22 Dec 2011

Damaged Ceiling at Old First Reformed Church, Services Moved
Park Slope Patch, 22 Dec 2011

Old First Dutch Reformed Church Accepts All to Remember 9/11
Park Slope Patch, 11 Sep 2011

A Night on the Other Side:
A night spent volunteering at Old First's new homeless respite shelter

Park Slope Patch, 01 Aug 2011

Living on a prayer! Old First Reformed opens a homeless shelter
The Brooklyn Paper, Jul 28 2011

A New Respite for Homeless at Old First
Park Slope Patch, 28 Jul 2011

Jingle Bell Jamboree
Brooklyn Independent Television, December 2010_ Archive Video

Old First's Mission Missing?
Save the Slope, 17 Jun 2010

Atlantic Yards Confession
Only the Blog Knows Brooklyn, 31 May 2010

A Faith-Based Chat with Park Slope's God Squad
Brooklyn Paper, 16 Mar 2010

Old First Reformed Church Hosts Authentic 1600s Worship, Dinner
Brooklyn Eagle, 24 Nov 2009

Youth Group, Homeless Men Connect on Service Project, 13 Oct 2009

Brooklyn, NY – Park Slope Reform Shul will Daven Yom Kippur in a Church, 26 Sep 2009

Old First Reformed Church to House Congregation Beth Elohim to Celebrate Yom Kippur
New York Daily News, 26 Sep 2009

Park Slope's Old First Church to Host Beth Elohim's Yom Kippur Services
Only the Blog Knows Brooklyn, 25 Sep 2009

Restoration of Slope Church Begins, 26 Jun 2009

39 Volunteers from Ohio Begin Restoration of Historic Brooklyn Church
Only the Blog Knows Brooklyn, 24 Jun 2009

Second Annual Herring Festival
Only the Blog Knows Brooklyn, 19 Jun 2009

HomeTeamNYC Houses 28 in One Day
Common Ground Blog Archive, 22 Jan 2008

Pastor and Rabbi Unite to Help Slope Homeless
Brooklyn Paper, 1 Dec 2007

Miracle Would Save Organ
Park Slope Paper, 13 Oct 2007

Cleanliness and Godliness
Park Slope Paper, 16 Jun 2007

Club Loco for Teens
Only the Blog Knows Brooklyn, 13 Feb 2007

Brooklynites Cross Religious Boundaries to Condemn War in Iraq
NY1, 12 Oct 2006

Church Offers Chamber Music in Bite-Sized Pieces, 28 Jul 2006

Opinions, Essays, and Mentions By Old First

The Ordeal of the Sermon by Rev. Daniel Meeter
Perspectives, Sep 2010

An Unexpected Benefit of Weekly Communion by Rev. Daniel Meeter
Perspectives, Dec 2009

The RCA and the Kingdom of God by Rev. Daniel Meeter
Perspectives, Mar 2008

Watching the Anglicans by Rev. Daniel Meeter
Perspectives, Jun/Jul 2008

Gay Folks and DORT by Rev. Daniel Meeter
Room for, 2005-2010

The Magnificat by Rev. Daniel Meeter
Perspectives, Dec 2007

Apologetics and Widows by Rev. Daniel Meeter
Perspectives, Oct 2007

Plan for Arabic School in Brooklyn Spurs Protests Rev. Daniel Meeter is quoted
New York Times, 4 May 2007

Reader comment on: A Madrassa Grows in Brooklyn by Rev. Daniel Meeter et al.
New York Sun, April 28, 2007

Letter to the Editor, re: A Brooklyn Imam: Conflicting Views by Rev. Daniel Meeter
New York Times, 12 Mar 2006


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