Join Us on Sunday at 10:00 a.m. and then stay after the service for fellowship in Reighart Hall. 

Sunday School is open to all ages, during the school year. Kids start in the sanctuary and go to classes after the Children’s message. Nursery care is available throughout the year.

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Upcoming at FPC!

Sunday, September 23rd – The Deacons are hosting the Visiting Nurse Association (VNA), topic is Diabetes and YOU in Reighart Hall after worship;

Sunday, October 7thWORLD COMMUNION SUNDAY“Create a World of Peace” – Please make sure to attend this special worship service.

PEACE-MAKING OFFERING will be received on Sunday, October 7th– Please consider making a donation which will help the Educational Foundation of Boonton Township in funding materials for anti-bullying. You may use the designated envelopes provided in the pews, ask an usher for one, or mail your donation to us (FPCB P.O. Box 157, Boonton, NJ  07005)

SPONSOR AN ANTHEM – Ever wonder how to share your ‘treasures’ in a musical way without singing or playing an instrument at First Church-Boonton??  ISO – interested person(s) who would like to share their ‘treasures’ by sponsoring new anthems for fall 2018 ($50 per anthem) or the NEW 2018 Cantata ($200).  Please contact Sarah Berta via 570-947-6330, e-mail babbleon247@yahoo.com, or in-person if interested.

ANNUAL WINTER COAT DRIVE – The board of deacons needs your clean, lightly used coats, scarves, gloves and hats!  Especially for children!  Please place items in the box on the bridge or down by the kitchen by  November 11th.  Help the Deacons with coat-sorting, set-up and display on the 11th after church to be ready for St. John’s Luncheon, Saturday, November 17th.

JOIN THE CHOIR! You’ll be glad you did!  Rehearsal times are Sundays from 9:15am-9:40am to prepare for service and 11:30am-1pm for learning future music.

INTERESTED IN JOINING FIRST CHURCH? There is a new members’ class forming; if you are interested or want more information please contact Rev. Jen at revjenvanzandt@gmail.com or the church office office@fpcboonton.org / 973-334-3535.


“Dear Saints” – Pastor’s Blog

Mathematical Fraction

Dear Saints, As I left church on last Sunday, freshly back from vacation, I had three immediate thoughts. “Great to be back”, “What a gift to have a Baptism today” and “Where did the summer go?”. The last thought/lament is likely being echoed among many parents, teachers, administrators, bus drivers and the like as we approach Labor Day and all of us who love summer. Sigh… Author and entrepreneur, Ken Dychtwald explained the phenomena of “Where did the (fill in the blank here) go?” is in his book “Age Wave” (published 30 years ago). He claims that mathematically as we ...
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Don’t Forget to Listen

Dear Saints, Summer is a wonderful time to enjoy on all sorts of fun things (and even some home projects) including movies and tv series. One of my favorite shows is Endeavor. It’s a wonderful British murder-mystery (much more mystery than murder). Endeavor is the prequel to the famous older PBS Masterpiece shows: “Inspector Morse” and “Inspector Lewis”. Endeavor is set in the 1960’s but the dialogue is snappier than ‘Morse’ and ‘Lewis’ and because the show is based in the Britain, characters also have a wide swath of accents from around the UK. One must pay attention with a ...
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More articles available of Pastor’s Blog.

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Church Events

September 23, 2018
  • Worship 10:00 AM-11:00 AM
    Location: Sanctuary
  • VNA - Diabetes informational session - Whitley 11:00 AM-12:30 PM
  • Coffee Hour - Library 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
  • Choir Rehearsal - Sanctuary 11:30 AM-1:00 PM
  • A.A. - RH 7:00 PM-8:00 PM
September 24, 2018
  • Operations Co-Op - Library 7:00 PM-9:00 PM
September 26, 2018
  • NJ Conservatory Prep Division Piano - Choir Room 3:00 PM-7:00 PM
  • NJ Conservatory Chorus - Reighart Hall 6:30 PM-9:00 PM
  • Presbyaires - Choir Room 7:00 PM-8:30 PM
September 29, 2018
  • St. John's Luncheon 12:00 PM-1:00 PM
September 30, 2018
  • Worship 10:00 AM-11:00 AM
    Location: Sanctuary
  • Coffee Hour - Library 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
  • Choir Rehearsal - Choir Room 11:30 AM-1:00 PM
  • New Member's Class - Whitley? 11:30 AM-1:00 PM
  • A.A. - RH 7:00 PM-8:00 PM