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The 2017 Annual Springfield Interfaith Clergy Thanksgiving Celebration, Well Attended

November 23, 2017

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - The Springfield community came together Monday night at Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael to give Thanksgiving to God. Canned goods were collected to give to the Community FoodBank of New Jersey and a collection was taken up for the Springfield First Aid Squad.

Rabbi Mark Mallach, Senior Rabbi at Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael welcomed the crowd of approximately 200.

Mayor Diane Stampoulos ...

Springfield Calendar for Week of November 20: Interfaith Thanksgiving Service and Board of Education Meeting Monday

SPRINGFIELD, NJ – This is Thanksgiving week and it features the annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Service.  This year it is at Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael. 

There is also a Board of Education meeting and an Environmental Commission meeting Monday, while the Chamber of Commerce meets Wednesday morning. 

Please look at the calendar for other events.

Monday – November ...

2017 Interfaith Thanksgiving Service Monday at Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - The annual Springfield Interfaith Clergy Association Thanksgiving Service takes place on Monday, November 20, 2017 at 7 p.m. at Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael (60 Temple Drive).

The evening’s program will feature Combined Congregational Choirs and the Springfield Children’s Community Choir, and prayers of Thanksgiving and Praise.

This year donations are requested ...

Summit's Beacon UU Hosts Winter Solstice Service Dec. 2

SUMMIT, NJ - A special Winter Solstice celebration at Beacon Unitarian Universalist Congregation will be held December 2, beginning at 4 p.m., with Summit and neighboring community members invited to enjoy the festivities, which will include songs, poems and a time of reflection on the midwinter darkness and return of the sun.

As part of the event, participants will craft garlands of ...

Video: St. Helen’s in Westfield Hosts 4th Annual Union County Day of Prayer

WESTFIELD, NJ – Hundreds joined the Union County Day of Prayer hosted at The Parish Community of St. Helen in Westfield on Tuesday evening. The event was sponsored by the Union County Interfaith Coordinating Council and Community Access Unlimited.

According to the event’s program, the evening was organized to “facilitate the building of bonds within the interfaith ...

Unitarian Universalist Legislative Ministry of NJ Changes Name, Continues Commitment to Its Mission, Works

SUMMIT, NJ - The Unitarian Universalist Legislative Ministry of New Jersey hast a new name -- Unitarian Universalist FaithAction New Jersey (UU FaithAction NJ) -- along with an accompanying new logo, along with updated mission and vision statements and upgraded social media platforms.

The seven-year-old statewide organization announced the changes and developments at its ...

St. James the Apostle Church in Springfield launched a balloon Rosary

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - St. James the Apostle Church in Springfield launched a balloon Rosary from the church grounds on October 13, 2017, to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Blessed Mother's visit to three shepherd children at Fátima, Portugal.

Those present were amazed to see the Rosary form into the shape of a heart as it ascended.

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Fourth Annual Union County Day of Prayer Scheduled for Oct. 24 in Westfield

WESTFIELD, NJ - In the challenging time of racial and religious intolerance as displayed in Charlottesville, fevered anti-immigrant xenophobia and political discord of historic extremes there comes the balance of a nation pulling together to support the victims of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria.

With this backdrop the Fourth Annual Union County "Day of Prayer and Reflection: Unifying ...

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Charity Jewelry & Accessory Sale at Trinity Cranford - Nov. 19th 11:30 AM

November 13, 2017

Trinity Episcopal Church, 119 Forest Avenue, Cranford, is hosting a charity African jewelry and craft sale on Sunday November 19, 2012 at 11:30 AM in Sherlock Hall. Proceeds from the sale will go to Africa Team Ministries, a Christian ministry providing funds for orphan and refugee relief missions and evangelism in East Africa. “The worst drought in 60 years has caused a severe food crisis ...