NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - On Pentecost Sunday, May 20, four girls and three boys affirmed their baptisms during the 11 a.m. eucharistic service at Faith Lutheran Church in New Providence. 

The affirmation was the culmination of three years of study under the pastors, Rev. Jane McCready and the late Rev. Dr. Murdoch MacPherson, as well as, under Ms. Désirée Bouchat, Ms. Diann Deal and Mr. Jim Skidmore, three lay catechists of Faith.  During this period, each of the youth also gave at least 50 hours of service to the mission programs of Faith.

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