Religions and Spirituality

April 19, 2019

Celebrate Easter at First Congregational Church of Westfield WESTFIELD, NJ – First Congregational Church of Westfield is a spiritual community with a rich history of encouraging freedom of thought and a strong commitment to supporting and serving those who are socially and economically ...

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First Congregational Church of Westfield is a spiritual community with a rich history of encouraging freedom of thought and a strong commitment to supporting and serving those who are socially and economically disadvantaged. In all aspects of its life and mission, FCC welcomes and affirms people ...

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Holy Week starts on April 14th, and the congregation at FUMC Westfield is preparing their hearts and souls to celebrate the miracle of Easter! We invite you to join us for our Holy Week and Easter services as we worship in remembrance of Jesus’s last days, death, and resurrection. Holy Week at ...

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First Congregational Church Welcomes All to a Special Time of Prayer and Meditation Tuesday, April 9 7:30-8:30 p.m. Sanctuary, First Congregational Church All are invited to join the members, families and friends of First Congregational Church in a time of prayer and meditative practice. The ...

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The season of Lent is well underway, and First United Methodist Church Westfield is experiencing this period of preparation for Easter through our worship theme of "Preparing to S.O.W. Miracles." “Remember this: Whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows generously will ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- On Sunday, April 7 at 5:00 p.m. the Friends of Music at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Westfield will host a Lenten Renaissance concert performed by the professional a cappella choir VOX FIDELIS.  This will be the second of three concerts featured as part of St. Paul’s Steeple ...

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After the horror of the Christchurch massacres in New Zealand, groups of young people and adults from the Muslim Community Center of Union County of Elizabeth, Temple Sholom of Scotch Plains, First United Methodist Church of Scotch Plains, First Presbyterian Church of Cranford, First Presbyterian ...

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On Sunday morning, April 7, the Festival Chorus of the First Congregational Church of Westfield will present Théodor Dubois’ dramatic cantata "The Seven Last Words of Christ" during the 10:00 a.m. worship service. This beloved work, originally published in 1899, is a highlight of choral music ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, N.J. -- For the last year or so, Monika Wlodarski has been searching for a way to give back. The senior at Union Catholic had a family member receive treatment at the Goryeb Children's Center at Overlook Medical Center Hospital in Summit, and she's been wanting to do something to ...

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METUCHEN, NJ -- The Saint Joseph High School Fathers Club has made it easy to enjoy a meatless dinner on Friday nights during Lent. Join us on March 8, 15, and 22 in the Saint Joseph High School Catanzaro Dining Hall for our annual Fish Fry hosted by the Fathers Club. The menu features fried ...

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St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Westfield will present a special Choral Evensong on Sunday, March 17, 2019, at 4:00 p.m. All New Jersey residents are cordially invited to attend.  St. Paul’s Rector, the Rev. Dr. Duncan Johnston, advises that, “People have been praying Evensong for many hundreds ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- The next installment of “Docs and Dialogue,” First Congregational Church’s new series of documentary film viewing and follow-up discussion, will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 20, at 7:00 p.m. with a double feature on the current opioid crisis in the United States. First up will ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ – Students at Holy Trinity School in Westfield and Mountainside recently took part in Catholic Schools Week, a nationwide celebration of all that Catholic schools have to offer. There were plenty of fun events at Holy Trinity School, such as a STEM fair, ice cream party, and ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ – Students at Holy Trinity School in Westfield and Mountainside recently took part in Catholic Schools Week, a nationwide celebration of all that Catholic schools have to offer. There were plenty of fun events at Holy Trinity School, such as a STEM fair, ice cream party, and ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- Our hope at FUMC is that because of our presence in Westfield, we will be part of making our community a better place. We believe in putting love into action. We know that at times the concept of love can be convoluted and theoretical, and that it can become difficult to know how ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- First Congregational Church of Westfield presents the return of Great Decisions, a video- and discussion-based educational series offered by the Foreign Policy Association. For six weeks, beginning on Monday, Jan. 28 at 7:30 p.m. attendees will explore a variety of current ...

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