About us

Proclaim and defend the God-given gift of religious freedom which is integral to our identity as Seventh-day Adventist Christians.

The Team

Pr James Mangum

Planned Giving & Religious Liberty Director

Angella Loy Chin

Religious Liberty Campaign 2024
Religious Liberty/ Planned Giving and Trust Services
  1. Encourage a solid and deep relationship with Jesus Christ
  2. Be fully enlightened of our spiritual responsibility of faithful care of the financial blessings God has endowed us with
  3. Be mindful of the time we are living in and the need to support the GNYC through PGTS and PARL fully
  1. Plan and work with our Pastors, Teachers, and office staff to build a better understanding of PARL and PGTS
  2. Continue providing support to members who need assistance with Sabbath-related issues at the work environment or school
  3. Encourage and promote the importance of giving
  4. Work in collaboration with the North American Division, Atlantic Union Conference, and surrounding conferences
  5. Publish and produce awareness of our financial needs and improvement plans within the conference membership and outside our organization
  6. Educate about the many types of giving options and how to make donations
  1. Promote the different concepts of Planned Giving and supporting the GNYC organization through sermons, training seminars, and local church presentations
  2. Promote the Annual Religious Liberty Campaign
  3. Promoting PGTS and PARL through social media
  4. Continue supporting and encouraging the distribution of Liberty Magazine to community leaders in the GNYC area
  5. Continue monitoring New York State legislation
  6. Make the necessary information about Planned Giving and Trust Services available through our conference website

The aspirational goals for the Planned Giving & Trust Service/Public Affairs & Religious Liberty are to have every member of the GNYC be fully aware of the need to have a Will & Trust and to be faithful donors who will support the gospel commission of preaching the word in New York City. To educate every member of the GNYC about the importance of PARL. To continue recruiting, training, and coordinating with all the departments of the GNYC, inspiring our members to keep the faith and to be ready as well as diligent until the coming of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ


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