BRPC News


  • Smile, if you Like Free Money!

    by Gary Ingram

    Do you like to shop on Amazon? Here is a unique way to have your regular purchases help your church! To place an order with Amazon, go to smile.amazon.com and log in with your normal Amazon account. Choose “The Presbyterian Church Basking Ridge” as your charity to support, and 0.5% of your eligible purchases will […]

    Did you know? Congregational Care Fund

    by Gary Ingram

    This fund exists to assist church members and community members with their everyday needs. In recent months we have given rental assistance; paid medical premiums and bills; helped with utility bills or household repair projects. This fund is supported completely through donations outside of our normal budget. Please consider making a donation to this fund […]

    Per Capita Apportionment Request

    by Tina Bramel

    Dear Friends, 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 […]

    Are you Looking for a Way to Help Out a Neighbor in Need?

    by Joelle Strona

    Are you searching for a way to get your family and young children involved in caring for others?  Homeless Solutions provides a hands on opportunity to help feed adults, children and families.  Four times a year, faithful members of our congregation volunteer their time to shop and cook dinner for the Homeless Solutions Shelter in […]

    Thanks for the Beautiful Paintings!

    by Gary Ingram

    A HUGE “THANK YOU” TO DANIELLE LANGE, gifted artist and daughter of David and Joan Lange, for painting the beautiful artwork that has graced the sanctuary and chapel since Easter morning. The four paintings are entitled Spring, Summer, Divinity, and Mossy Cove. Thanks as well to Dr. J. Leone, owner of the paintings in the […]

    Knobloch Scholarship Recepients 🎶

    by Gary Ingram

    The Worship and Music Council is pleased to award the Nancy Childs Knobloch Music Scholarship to three very gifted students from BRPC: Hanna Celentano, a sophomore at Bernards High School; Sarah Celentano, a junior at Bernards High School; and Gregor Rankine, a sophomore at New Providence High School. Having already built up an impressive musical […]

    Session Highlights—April/May, 2019

    by Gary Ingram

    Session approved two motions from the Worship & Music Council regarding Worship schedule changes: The Summer Schedule to begin on the weekend of June 15 and 16, 2019. There will be a Saturday evening service in Westminster Hall at 5:00 p.m. The Sunday service will be held in the Sanctuary at 9:30 a.m. The will […]

    Weekly Worship Service in the Chapel Concludes June 9

    by Rudy Hyzer

    The mystery writer Agatha Christie recognized the need to develop an end to her most famous detective, Hercule Poirot, after publishing over 40 books and stories with this fictional character. Christie felt an obligation to readers to conclude the fictional life of Poirot in a meaningful way for them and perhaps for her as well. […]

    Rev. Jones Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary at BRPC!

    by Gary Ingram

    Congratulations to Reverend Dennis Jones who is celebrating his 10-year anniversary as Senior Pastor at BRPC on May 11, 2019.  Dennis’ history in the life of our congregation began in 1979, during his senior year of high school, when friends invited him to youth activities and welcomed him into the life of the church.  That […]