BRPC News


  • Per Capita Payment Request

    by Tina Bramel

    Each year there is a “Per Capita” Apportionment to all Presbyterian Churches to support the administrative work of the Presbytery, Synod and General Assembly.  The Book of Order requires each Presbyterian Church to make this payment for each and every member on its Church Roll.  We believe, and take seriously, that it is our responsibility […]

    Vision 2030 Statement and Survey

    by Dave Govan

    May 3, 2022 Dear Friends, As members of the Planning Council we’ve been working on an updated mission statement to renew our collective sense of BRPC’s identity and purpose, a renewed sense of who God is calling us to be and what God is calling us to do. We seek your involvement in the process […]

    We Welcome Lisa Fabrizio!

    by Gary Ingram

    We welcome with joy Lisa Fabrizio, who started on Monday, April 4 as our new Pastoral Administrative Assistant. Lisa brings a gracious and compassionate demeanor in addition to a broad skill set, with experience as a school psychologist, office manager and Human Resources coordinator. We invite you to stop by the church office Monday – […]

    Mission Council Ukraine Support Announcement – UPDATE!

    by Maureen Paterson

    The Mission Council has authorized $10,000 to be sent through Presbyterian Disaster Assistance to support partner organizations in Ukraine who are providing support on this current crisis. If you would like to please mark “Ukraine” as the payment memo. Here’s some information from PDA on their response to this situation: (Click for pdf)

    Sr. High Workcamp Returns to Carpenter’s Boat Shop July 9–17

    by Gary Ingram

    We are overjoyed to announce that the BRPC high school youth group will be returning to the Carpenter’s Boat Shop in Pemaquid, Maine, for Workcamp this July 9 to 17. For nearly 40 years, Workcamp has provided our high school students with a truly transformative experience. With the guidance of a skilled team of adult […]

    Masks optional but welcome at BRPC

    by Rev. Dennis Jones

    March 9, 2022 Dear Members and Friends, I have good news to share! Our Session has voted unanimously to move to “Masks optional but welcome” in worship on Sunday morning and for all other areas of our ministry as a church. We are also no longer sitting every other pew in the sanctuary, and instead […]

    Scholarships Available

    by Charlotte McGuire

    The Basking Ridge Presbyterian church is offering scholarships for college juniors, seniors or graduate students. The scholarships are granted to aid education at an accredited college, university or seminary for individuals dedicated to working in “helping professions”, such as the pastorate, psychology, psychiatry, medicine, nursing, law and social work. Church members and Somerset Hills residents […]

    Lent 2022 – Special Services and Programs

    by Gary Ingram

    Join us in these special opportunities for study, worship, and fellowship during the lenten season and holy week this year.    Lenten Mission Offering The Mission Council has designated our 2022 Lenten Mission Offering to Camp Johnsonburg for their Capital Campaign. Camp Johnsonburg is a Presbyterian Camp and Conference Center here in NJ that provides […]

    Homeless Solutions Volunteers Needed — Dates for 2022

    by Gary Ingram

    Looking for a way to help our neighbors in need? Can you use a can opener? Love to cook but hate to clean up the kitchen? Can you shop or pick up take out? Looking for a new family activity? Have less than three hours to spare on a Saturday? If you answered YES to […]