Category Archives: Fund Raising

From Pastor’s Desk

Our church is fortunate to have received several special donations that will cover much of the cost. But the rest is simply miraculous! While we continue with an almost 6-digit negative budget, we will have a fully renovated, air-conditioned and ADA-compliant sanctuary. Continue reading

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Town Clock CDC

By Susan Kramer-Mills, Executive Director Happy 2016! And it will be a happy and blessed one for the 10 women and (possibly) 6 children who we have identified as eligible to move into Dina’s Dwellings. There have been a few … Continue reading

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From Pastor’s Desk

What we have to offer in terms of congregational life, heritage, and our understanding of the love of God is too precious to be withheld from the communities in which we live. Building our invitation on this reality may appeal to those who seek us. And it is theologically responsible at the same time. Continue reading

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Church Reconfiguration Live

On one recent Saturday, October 24, I had the pleasure of bringing 15 RUTGERS students there. They belonged to the crowd that so often has volunteered here at the church. This time, however, the University had organized a day not for volunteering but for listening to the voices of the community. So I gave a little presentation followed by Question & Answers. The topics ranged from our common history with the University to volunteering in such diverse fields as historic preservation and our Rotating Interfaith Homeless Men’s Shelter to simple questions for the meaning of life and what a church like ours may have to do with it Continue reading

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Exciting Design

At its last meeting before the summer, Consistory had cleared the way for an open meeting of the Liaison Committee to decide on the colors for the interior design of the community space beneath the new sanctuary. This means that the meeting was open to all interested church members. Continue reading

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Fundraising Support for the Hall Fund

Dear all, Please come out to support the Hall Education Fund. See attached flyer: Hall Education Fund 8-16-15 (1) Thanks! Susan

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From Pastor’s Desk…

A pessimist who sees this as a sign that we are losing our rootedness in the ground! Theologically much more interesting is the perception that here, in the new sanctuary, we will be carried by the life beneath. Continue reading

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