Rev. Damien J. Lake
The Glen Ridge Congregational Church, UCC, is pleased to announce the appointment of the Rev. Damien J. Lake as our Interim Minister beginning September 1, 2017.

His first Sunday in the pulpit will be Celebration Sunday, September 10, 2017, the day the church celebrates the beginning of the new school/church year. A celebratory picnic will be held on the South Lawn following worship.
There is much to celebrate. Says Rev. Lake, "I am very excited to begin meeting the great people of GRCC. My mind is filled with visions and possibilities for the future work that we will do together revitalizing the Church in preparation for the future." The congregation is also excited about moving ahead with Rev. Lake.

Rev Damien Lake
Summer Sunday Schedule:

Church School
Worship Service

Children begin Church School by first attending worship with family.

Sunday worship services are broadcast on Glen Ridge Local Access television, Channel 36 on Mondays at 8pm and Tuesday mornings at 10:30am.
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  • Flutist
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  • GageCandle
  • Wynnie

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We have something for everyone! We offer Christian education programs for children and youth, a confirmation program, Young People's Society, Christians In Action, scholarships and intergenerational events. Our mission and outreach, ministries, bible study and choir provide adults the opportunity to grow in their faith while serving the church and outside community.
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UCC General Synod 2017
Every two years the UCC General Synod brings together thousands of faithful members of the United Church of Christ for formal church witness, inspirational worship, and fellowship with friends.

This year it was held in Baltimore, Maryland. Attending from our congregation were Jim O'Brien and his wife Sherry Brabham. Click here to download Jim's report on the Synod of 2017.
Vacation Bible School
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August 21-24, 2017