BRPC News

  • Due to the coronavirus public health crisis, the church is closed and ALL in-person events & services are canceled. Please join us Sunday 10 am for a livestreamed worship service.
  • Note from Dennis

    by Rev. Dennis Jones

    March 20, 2020 Dear Friends, As we all continue to navigate these difficult and anxious days, please know I am holding you all in prayer each day, asking for God’s comfort and peace to be with you. Though we as a church family are not able to see one another in person in the usual […]

    Lenten Offering will support the “Sound Minds” program of Interfaith Hospitality Network

    by Gary Ingram

    This year’s Lenten Offering will support the “Sound Minds” program of Interfaith Hospitality Network. This is a mental health initiative that provides support to client families through a mental health counselor. This includes 24/7 mental health crisis intervention, weekly counseling, referrals and advocacy. Each family in the emergency shelter program is supported by this service […]

    Lent & Holy Week Opportunities

    by Gary Ingram

    Lent is the 40-day season of the Christian year where Christians focus on simple living, prayer, and fasting, in order to grow closer to God. It is a season of taking stock of one’s life in general and one’s spiritual life in particular, and to seek repentance, renewal, and rebirth. In some traditions it is […]

    God’s Co-Op Pantry – News and Opportunities

    by Janet Bentley

    In 2011 with the blessing of our Mission Council God’s Co-Op Pantry was established to respond to our neighbor’s basic need to adequately feed themselves and their families. We provided approximately 1,200 bags that year; by 2019 that number has grown to 3,972! Our clients represent three primary demographics, residents of Ridge Oak, veterans living […]

    CALL FOR ANNUAL MEETING OF THE CONGREGATION

    by Gary Ingram

    The Annual Meeting of the Congregation of the Presbyterian Church in Basking Ridge, New Jersey, Part I (Statistical and Financial), will be held in the Sanctuary on Sunday, February 23, 2020, immediately following the 10:00 a.m. service, for the purpose of receiving the Statistical and Financial reports for 2019; for consideration of the Local and […]

    New Tuesday Evening Book Study Topic

    by Ellen Greenhorn

    You are warmly invited to be part of a small group meeting on Tuesday evenings in the church house parlor. We will be exploring Life Together, a book by Dietrich Bonhoeffer. This book focuses our the Christian life in community, and is a classic on this topic by a respected minister, professor, and author. We […]

    Homeless Solutions Dinner Volunteers Needed – Dates for 2020

    by Joelle Strona

    Homeless Solutions Dinner Volunteers New and Improved for 2020!! ***Easier Shopping List*** ***Easier Menu and Recipes*** Are you looking for a new way to help out a neighbor in need? 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 […]

    Janet Bentley to Retire

    by Gary Ingram

    With mixed emotions we want to share that our beloved Church Administrator and Treasurer Janet Bentley will be retiring in May. We give thanks to God for her 24 years of profoundly faithful ministry here at BRPC. Stay tuned for details related to how we as a congregation will celebrate and express our gratitude to […]