Religions and Spirituality

March 22, 2019

MONTVILLE, NJ – When you’re called “The Terrorist’s Son,” your family changes its name and your elementary school makes it known that you are not welcome. You move about 20 times during your childhood. You get bullied a lot. But when an entire religious community is ostracized because of the acts ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville and Boonton United Methodist Churches hosted an event March 8, both to honor their essay contest winners and to shed some light on mental health issues. Titled “Rising from the Ashes” and held at the Montville United Methodist Church, the event was designed to ...

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BOONTON, NJ – Hundreds gathered at the Jam-E-Masjid Islamic Center on March 17 to mourn the loss of 50 New Zealand Muslims gunned down while they were at worship. The event in Boonton, sponsored by the Morris County Islamic Centers, attracted those of all faiths, and many local and county ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville United Methodist and Boonton United Methodist Churches are sponsoring a hope-filled community event designed to reduce stigma called “Rising Out of the Ashes” on Friday, March 8 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Montville UMC. The event is primarily being held to recognize ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit announces the following services and activities: Ash Wednesday Service: The church’s Ash Wednesday service will be March 6 at 7:00 p.m. All are welcome. Evening prayer group: Thursdays, 7 to 8 p.m. with Pastor Dunne. All are welcome to ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - More than one hundred people braved the single digit weather and came out to support OneMontville in the Martin Luther King (MLK) Day of Respect and Community Service event, which consisted of visiting four houses of worship, sharing food and doing multiple service projects. The ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Montville United Methodist Church of Towaco is excited to announce the appointment of Pastor Donald Kirschner, whose leadership will enhance our abilities to grow in faith. He is passionate about exploring new avenues to reach out to those who are marginalized, discovering ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - Denville resident Mark Urbanik, 18, led more than 50 Christian Drama School students and faithful followers on a 4-mile-long Easter Sunday trek that involved carrying a heavy cross from Boonton to Denville. It was the 18th Annual Cross Carry. For all those years, Christian Drama ...

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STAFFORD, NJ - It is hard to believe, but this Sunday, March 25 we celebrate Palm Sunday.  You may ask "What is Palm Sunday?"  No longer in American society should we assume that all know the significance of the Holy Day on the Christian Calendar. Palm Sunday is the day Christians celebrate ...

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