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The Grill Masters Return – Sunday, September 17

Each Summer, the Men’s group at St. Luke’s has gathered to grill during picnics, special events, and parties. Last year marked our first summer where we aimed to grill monthly throughout the summer months. It was a huge hit, and we’re back!   Sunday, September 17 Our Back to School’s Cool Event – during which…

Celebrate! – 9:00am Every Sunday

“But Jesus called for them and said, ‘Let the little children come to me, and do not stop them; for it is to such as these that the kingdom of God belongs.’”  Luke 18:16 Each week we gather for a worship service designed for children from roughly 2-7 years old.  The service is brief (30…

Amazon Smile – Click, Shop, Donate

Did you know that at Amazon, you could opt for St. Luke’s to receive 0.5% of your purchase as a donation? It’s really easy to get started, just visit smile.amazon.com and search, “St. Luke Church Montclair” to select us to receive a portion of your purchases. When you shop as you regularly do, it remembers…

Children and Youth Forum – Sunday, May 22

Join us to hear about the meaningful events available for children and youth of all ages this summer, including our Mission Trip, Crossroads Day Camp (at St. Luke’s) and Crossroads Beach Week (Wildwood, NJ). We are also planning next year, so come with suggestions. See you there!

The Rev. Oscar Mockridge

With deep sadness, I want to let you know that The. Rev. Oscar Mockridge died this morning at home. Oz was ordained a priest in 1965 and served several parishes in the Diocese of Newark. Subsequently, he was a director of homeless shelters in New York City and later counseled the chronically mentally ill.  His was…

St. Luke’s Welcomes COPE Center

We are very happy to announce that COPE Center will be opening a second location in Montclair, located in our offices! They do amazing work for the community and we are happy to have them join us!! COPE provides counseling, outreach, prevention, and education to Northern New Jersey and beyond. Their main location, located at 104…

Pancake Supper – February 28

Join us for a Pancake Dinner in the Sawtelle Room (ground floor of St. Luke’s Parish Hall) on Tuesday, February 28 from 5:30pm-7:00pm.  There is no cost, and be sure to invite friends and neighbors as we compete in the annual Pancake Games of Skill. Contact the church office to volunteer at communications@slechurch.org.

Updates on the Capital Campaign

We have completed new sidewalks and one of the roof repairs (church) and are expecting bids on Jan 19 for the ramp between the church and the assembly hall and the elevator.  We have just about $500K in the bank right now so hope to start/complete those two projects in 2018. For more details, here is the…

Join us for Church School – Sundays

If you have children or youth under 18, we invite them to join us for Church School on Sundays. Everyone is welcome at St. Luke’s. If you would like to keep children in worship, coloring materials, activities, and crafts are available in the green carpet area of the church and are available to anyone. Worship…

Christmas Flower Dedications

It is a longstanding tradition at St. Luke’s to elegantly adorn the church with an abundance of lush flowers. The Altar and Flower Guilds diligently gather and create displays of art in honor of our Christ’s birth. To dedicate Christmas flowers in thanksgiving or memory of someone, please email communciations@slechurch.org.Your dedication will be printed in…