Religions and Spirituality

December 10, 2018

WESTFIELD, NJ – The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Association of Westfield will hold its 32nd Annual Interfaith Commemoration Service on Jan. 21 at the First Congregational Church of Westfield, 125 Elmer St. The theme of the service to be held on Martin Luther King Jr. Day will be Striving for the ...

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Join the folks at St Andrew’s Episcopal Church on Christmas Eve for a child-friendly telling of the Christmas story, recreated with beautiful handmade costumes and live animals! For almost 50 years, the children of St. Andrew’s Church and Preschool, with the local community, have participated in ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, N.J. -- Union Catholic opened its doors and its hearts to the UC Community and shared the Christmas spirit in a thoughtful and prayerful manner on Tuesday night when it held its annual Tree of Lights Ceremony, which was followed by a Christmas Concert that featured the talents of ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Brookdale Reformed Church will host their annual Blue Christmas Worship Service Thur. Dec. 20 . The holidays can be a difficult time for anyone who is suffering from loss, hurt, or despair. "We understand that these feelings occur and we invite you to a worship service that ...

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At the Home of Rabbi and Mrs. Galperin 12-8-18 7PM 2 Spring Valley Drive Holmdel Open wine bar and plenty of L’chaim Delicious Buffet Fabulous entertainment. This is a party you don’t want to miss!!

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The Holy Trinity School Early Childhood Center at its Mountainside Campus is a beginning entrance to a philosophy of educating the whole child; physically, socially, academically, and spiritually. The loving and supportive environment sets our students up for success as they continue on in a ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, N.J. -- Union Catholic seniors Ryan Woods and Audrey Davis and faculty member Mr. Elito Tanyag were recently recognized for their commitment to Union Catholic's faith-based community at a special Youth Ministry Recognition Ceremony at the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart in ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Little Flower Church  is holding a Blue Christmas Prayer Service on Saturday, December 15 at 11:30 a.m. at 310 Plainfield Avenue in Berkeley Heights.  Often, the holidays are difficult. If you have undergone a difficult loss, transition or life change, the church cares ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, N.J. -- Union Catholic seniors Ryan Woods and Audrey Davis and faculty member Mr. Elito Tanyag were recently recognized for their commitment to Union Catholic's faith-based community at a special Youth Ministry Recognition Ceremony at the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart in ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, N.J. -- Union Catholic seniors Ryan Woods and Audrey Davis and faculty member Mr. Elito Tanyag were recently recognized for their commitment to Union Catholic's faith-based community at a special Youth Ministry Recognition Ceremony at the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart in ...

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St. Patrick School 2nd Grade students in Chatham receied certificates recognizing their First Reconciliation, which took place on Nov. 30. at St. Patrick Parish.  The Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation is one of the seven sacraments of the Catholic Church, in which the faithful obtain ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, N.J. -- Union Catholic opened its doors and its hearts to the UC Community and shared the Christmas spirit in a thoughtful and prayerful manner on Tuesday night when it held its annual Tree of Lights Ceremony, which was followed by a Christmas Concert that featured the talents of ...

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You are invited to: Christmas Tree & Menorah Lighting Wednesday, December 5th @ 6:00 PM Town Hall   Join us as we welcome in the holiday season.  Come see the brand new lights light up the tree! The Holmdel girl scouts will lead us in songs as well as resident Amanda ...

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Golda Och Academy is pleased to announce details of the Och Scholars Academic Scholarship program for the 2019-20 school year. Six scholarships will be available for newly-enrolled 9th grade students for Fall 2019 in the areas of writing, science and mathematics, and an additional six scholarships ...

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The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Association of Westfield will hold its 32nd Annual Interfaith Commemoration Service on January 21, 2019. This service will be hosted by First Congregational Church of Westfield located at 125 Elmer St., where Rev. Dr. Mark Boyea is pastor. The theme for the 2019 ...

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Hanukkah falls on December 2 through December 10. Learn more about this ancient holiday at Montclair Public Library! We’ll read Hanukkah! by Roni Schotter and create signs to celebrate - just like Ruthie does in the book! No registration required 3rd floor Recommended ages 4 ...

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SUMMIT, NJ  — On Sunday, Dec. 2, the first Sunday of Advent, St. John’s Lutheran Church in Summit will offer its annual Advent Lessons & Carols service at 10:30 a.m. in the sanctuary. Musicians participating in the service include the Adult Choir, Drum Ensemble, Kirsten Russler­–violin, and ...

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On Sunday, Dec. 2nd, the first Sunday of Advent, St. John’s Lutheran Church in Summit will offer its annual Advent Lessons & Carols service at 10:30 a.m. in the sanctuary. Musicians participating in the service include the Adult Choir, Drum Ensemble, Kirsten Russler­–violin, and Pattie ...

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Recognized for several years as Best College in America for "Holiday Events" for its impressive Christmas program, Seton Hall University continues that tradition, starting with Mass on Monday, Dec. 3, at 5:30 p.m. in the Chapel of the Immaculate Conception, followed by the tree lighting at 5:30 ...

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723 Families and Individuals in Need to Receive Holiday Gifts Annual Christmas Concert by the Orchestra of St. Peter By the Sea on Dec 4 CHATHAM, NJ — Every year Corpus Christi Parish begins the holiday season with a collection of gifts for families in need across the Patterson diocese. Through ...

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2018 Christmas Concert at Mountain Ridge Bible Chapel  Mountain Ridge Bible Chapel, 763 Mountain Avenue, Berkeley Heights, cordially invites your family to enjoy a free Christmas Concert this Friday, December 7, at 7:30 pm.  This will be a live concert under the direction of youth leader Andy ...

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Homeless Providers Seeing Crisis With the Lack of Shelter Beds What:  Third Annual Homeless Sabbath Weekend in Union County  When: Sunday, Dec. 14-16, 2018 Where:  Faith Communities Across Union County Who will be participating:  Congregants across Union County During the weekend of ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Little Flower Church  is holding a Blue Christmas Prayer Service on Saturday, December 15 at 11:30 a.m. at 310 Plainfield Avenue in Berkeley Heights.  Often, the holidays are difficult. If you have undergone a difficult loss, transition or life change, the church cares about ...

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The Rev. Dr. William Barber II will bring his call for a national “moral revival” to the Family Promise National Conference in San Antonio, TX, April 11-13, 2019, where he will serve as keynote speaker. Rev. Barber is one of the most well-known social justice advocates and engaging speakers of ...

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The annual Advent Mass and Christmas Tree Lighting will take place at Saint Joseph High School (45 Plainfield Ave., Metuchen) on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018. A bell concert will begin at 4:45 with a mass following at 5 p.m. To RSVP click on this link: alumni.stjoes.org/advent18. Saint Joseph High ...

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METUCHEN, NJ -- The annual Advent Mass and Christmas Tree Lighting will take place at Saint Joseph High School (45 Plainfield Ave., Metuchen) on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018. A bell concert will begin at 4:45 with a mass following at 5:00 p.m. To RSVP click on this ...

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Ho, ho, ho! Santa Claus is coming to BCB Bank in Maplewood! Santa Claus will be at BCB Maplewood on Tuesday, December 11, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.  Bring your whole family, including your pets, and come take a photo with Santa. BCB Maplewood is located at 156 Maplewood Avenue.

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The third annual Menorah Lighting is set for 6 p.m. on Thursday, December 6 at Peppertown Park located at the corner of Sherman and Plainfield avenues.  After the ceremonial lighting, the festivities will be held at the recreation with food, crafts and games to be enjoyed ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Willow Grove Presbyterian Church’s Old Stone Chapel Restoration team will presents its Tricky Tray Holiday Extravaganza on Saturday, Dec. 8,. There will be a vast array of extraordinary prizes, (hundreds donated by Amazon.com), gift baskets, theater and sports tickets, designer ...

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East Brunswick, NJ – Sunday, December 16, 2018 – The Lost Souls Public Memorial Project, a community-based grassroots group, is collaborating with the East Brunswick Public Library to present A Day of Remembrance on Sunday, December 16, 2 -4pm.  The event will include music, dramatic performance, ...

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