Special November Events

WMCC is commemorating Transgender Day of Remembrance, November 20, with several events in November, including a special Affirmation of Names Worship Service on Sunday, November 24. You are invited to participate.

Flags of Justice with Trans Flag in front

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

12:30pm, City Hall

The City of Philadelphia will be raising the Transgender Flag at 12:30pm at the City Hall North Apron in commemoration of Transgender Day of Remembrance, and Whosoever Metropolitan Community Church will be there!

Would you like to help us participate and show support by carrying one of the Flags of Justice? Meet at Dilworth Park (West Plaza of City Hall) at 12:15pm.  Contact John Speer 1-267-275-6052 by 10:00am that day if you want to carry a flag, and if you’d like to carry a particular flag.

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

6:00pm to 9:00pm, 1315 Spruce Street

Services for Transgender Day of Remembrance will be held at William Way Community Center at 1315 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107.  WMCC members will attend to show support and to provide information about our special Affirmation of Names service on Sunday, November 24.

Sunday, November 24, 2019

11:00am, 3637 Chestnut Street

Many transgender and gender non-conforming individuals take on new names to better reflect their true identity.  WMCC invites you to join us in this special worship celebration as we offer the ritual of Name Affirmation.