NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - On Saturday, March 12, seven children of Faith Lutheran Church in New Providence participated in a First Communion Retreat.  The fifth graders studied and discussed the meaning and importance of communion in their Christian faith.  This was to prepare the children to receive communion for the first time during the liturgical service at Faith Lutheran on Holy Thursday, March 24.  The Retreat was conducted by Rev. Dr. Murdoch MacPherson, Rev. Jane McCready and Mrs. Carol MacPherson. 

Faith Lutheran is located at 524 South Street.  The phone number is 908-464-5177 and web site is