Upcoming Events

Giving Thanks Sunday – Nov 20

We always collect donations each Sunday for the Food Pantry of the Church on the Green and for PAWS Montclair. But, on Sunday, November 20th, as we do each year, we are asking everyone to bring a whole lot more. Please go to the grocery store and pick up a full bag of groceries (if…

Community Thanksgiving Service – Nov 20

The annual Community Interfaith Thanksgiving Service, sponsored by the clergy and congregations of Montclair, Glen Ridge, and Bloomfield, will be held on Sunday, November 20 at 5pm at Christ Church!  Our Last Chance Mass will be canceled, so that all may attend. One of the wonderful happenings at this service will be hearing the interfaith community…

Make Your Own Advent Wreath – Nov 27

On Sunday, November 27th after each service, you will have the ability to create a beautiful Advent wreath to take home with you to celebrate the season. The church will provide the greens, and you can bring your own candle ring and candles, or purchase either from the church at cost of only $10 for…

All Saints Sunday & Baptism – Nov 6

On Sunday, November 6th, we will celebrate all All Saints, when we remember all the saints of the church who have gone before us.  It is also a traditional day for baptisms, and we will celebrate that entry into the body of Christ for another little child, Christopher Cash O’Neil.  Cash will be the 13th…

Inquirer’s Class – Oct 30

Interested in being an Episcopalian or joining Christ Church? Baptized adults interested in being received into The Episcopal Church should contact Mother Diana.  Want to know more about it?  Mother Diana will be offering an Inquirer’s Class on Sunday, October 30th, in our new library space in 74 Park.  It will begin about 20 minutes…

Renovated Space Opening & Blessing – Oct 4

We will be officially opening and dedicating  the newly renovated nursery school classrooms and church space during an Open House on Tuesday, October 4th, starting at 6:30pm.  Cutting the ribbons to the new spaces will be the Mayor of Bloomfield, the Honorable Michael Venezia.  Blessing them will be The Right Reverend Mark Beckwith, Bishop of the Diocese of Newark. This project began…

Blessing of the Animals – Oct 8

The unconditional love we give and receive from our pets can draw us more deeply into the larger circle of life with our Creator. Please bring your pets and come join us for a special blessing on Saturday, October 8th at 10am. This year, we will support both PAWS Montclair & the Bloomfield Animal Shelter,…

Police & Community Meeting – Sep 29

Please join Chief Sheila Byron-Lagattuta, Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Chief of Detectives Quovella Spruill, and Chief of the Civil Rights Unit for the United States Attorney’s Office – New Jersey District, Assistant US Attorney Michael Campion, along with members of the Glen Ridge Police Department, for an opportunity to unite Police Officers and the community…

Blood Drive – Sep 24

Christ Church is sponsoring a Red Cross blood drive right here in our Parish Hall on Saturday, September 24th from 10am-3pm. Your 1 hour of time could help 3 hospital patients. The need is constant and the gratification is instant. This blood drive is in memory of Raymond Lecky, who died at far too young…

Fall Founder’s Fest – Oct 2

  We were founded on October 4, 1858.  Join us to celebrate our 158th birthday in a festive service followed by a feast in the Parish Hall.  There will be one service, at 10:30, followed by loads of food and fellowship.  We ask everyone to bring a favorite dish to share.  The church will sup-…