Join us for in-person worship at 9:30 AM and 11:00 AM on Sunday mornings. We livestream our 11:00 AM service. Click here to view.

Mission at Wayne Presbyterian Church provides service, education and advocacy opportunities alongside religious and non-profit partners—called our mission partners. We have mission partners locally in suburban Philadelphia, in the City of Philadelphia—specifically The Common Place and other organizations in Southwest Philadelphia, and in other parts of the country and world.  Below you will find information on our many programs.   

For more information or to volunteer, please contact Scott Laird.

Faith in Action Spotlight


Chefs for Gemma    

 The annual Chefs for Gemma benefit is coming up on April 28th and will feature guest chef, Amanda Shulman, owner of Her Place Supper Club in Philadelphia, currently #1 on Philadelphia magazine's 50 Best Restaurants listChef Shulman is a 2023 semi-finalist for the James Beard Foundation Award for Emerging Chef, as "A chef who displays exceptional talent, character, and leadership ability, and who is likely to make a significant impact in years to come, while contributing positively to their broader community." (James Beard Foundation press release). We are honored to partner with Chef Shulman for our Chefs 2023 benefit.

We hope you can join us for an inspiring evening of delicious food and fun auctions to support Gemma Services. The event is expected to sell out and tickets are first come, first served. Click here to learn more and contact us with any questions at  .

Rev. Jimmie Hawkins, Director of Office of Public Witness, PCUSA

In case you were not able to join us Tuesday evening, Oct 25, 2022 for our discussion on Justice Advocacy with Rev. Hawkins, you may watch the Zoom recording here.

Helpful links: Office of Public Witness,  PCUSA Newsletter signup, PCUSA website, Young Adult Volunteer program

Afghan Refugees

Learn about Afghan Refugees and Support a Local Family.  Learn how you can help, or watch this webinar on Afghan refugees.

The Common Place

The Common Place has started a new 3-year fundraising campaign and needs your partnership in prayer, your labor of time and love, and your generosity in funding. Read about our plan to Revive The Spirit of Hope for the children and families of Southwest Philadelphia, and learn more here.

Using Your Time and Talents

Learn how Church member, Rich McFarland, used his investment expertise and idea to establish an investment club and savings program for adults and children in Southwest Philadelphia and how he has put his faith in action for over 16 years. Read the article. 

Wayne Presbyterian Church Faith in Action Mission Programs



Wayne Area

Advocacy for Social Justice