Summer Sunday Schedule:
June 28 - September 6
Children first attend worship with family before leaving for One Room Schoolhouse.
Sunday worship services are broadcast on Glen Ridge Local Access television, Channel 36 on Mondays at 8pm and Tuesday mornings at 10:30am.
Come join us! We invite you and your family to be a part of our church fellowship. We are an active, family oriented church located at the corner of Ridgewood Avenue and Clark Street in Glen Ridge, New Jersey. We welcome you to particpate in all our church activities. Membership is not required!
Be a part of our Christian family!
We have something for everyone! We offer Christian education programs for children and youth, a confirmation program, Young People's Society, Christians In Action, scholarships and intergenerational events. Our mission and outreach, ministries, bible study and choir provide adults the opportunity to grow in their faith while serving the church and outside community.
Thank you to all who made the Butterfly Project a success at Eco Fair 2015!
Bringing Up Children
Everyone wants his or her child to have a good education and to be physically fit and healthy. Everyone wants his or her child to be loved and safe. But we also need to provide for our children moral and spiritual education to become productive, responsible, and contributing members of our society.
However, in today's competitive culture it is easy to forget about moral and religious education. We think of getting into a good college and making sure they get good jobs. We get them on the best sports teams. Becoming a moral and spiritual person also requires work, preparation and above all, choices.
Our church is committed to educating the children of our community in the moral and spiritual truths of Christianity that brings balance to their life.
Here is something Jesus said that could be addressed to many families today: “Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to me, get away with me and you’ll recover your life. I’ll show you how to take a real rest. Walk with me and work with me – watch how I do it. Learn the unforced rhythms of grace. I won’t lay anything heavy or ill-fitting on you. Keep company with me and you’ll learn to live freely and lightly.” (Matthew 11:28-30, The Message translation).
We invite you to bring your children to our church school, to sing in our children's choirs, to participate in many family activities of our church. We'll help you bring that balance into their lives and yours.
For more information call the office or visit Children & Youth.
Sunday Summer Schedule
Beginning on Sunday, June 21 through and including September 6, the Ministry of Children & Youth will offer a One Room Schoolhouse for children during morning worship.
Starting on Sunday, June 28, morning worship in the sanctuary will begin at 9:30am.
Vacation Bible School
August 24-28, 2015, 8:30am to 12pm in Robinson Hall.
Let’s celebrate Christmas in August! We’ll sing Christmas Carols, make special ornaments and ornaments, learn more about the Christmas Story, play outside and more!
Designed for ages 4 and above.
Habitat for Humanity
Habitat for Humanity, Newark is once again joining with members of the faith-based community for our Faith Challenge in May, June and July. GRCC has been invited to be part of this challenge.
Habitat Newark was founded in 1986 by one of our former pastors! Are you interested in participating? Can we build a team? For more information please see the flyers posted on the Clark St. bulletin board. Thank you!
For the past year, it has been possible to make gifts to the church online. There is a link on the front page of our website that allows you to make gifts through your bank account, debit or credit cards to provide financial support to your church. It is now also possible to make other special gifts, such as to the Haiti Mission Trip, our Music programs, and to pay sponsorships to the Antiques Show on the site.
It is easy to do! Learn more...