Abiding Peace Lutheran Church makes Christ known by welcoming all people to a supportive and accepting place to grow in faith and community, and to serve the Lord as people created by God, saved by Christ, and nurtured by the Holy Spirit.

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Live-streaming worship

In order to aid in community efforts to reduce the spread of COVID-19, our worship services will be live-streamed via the link below (linked service is the most recent, others can be accessed from the church FB page).

Worship link for Sunday livestream: https://www.facebook.com/AbidingPeaceChurch/live/

Bulletin for Worship on Sunday, January 9, 2022

Even if you don't have Facebook, you can still use the link. Just close the dialogue box that prompts you to log-in and the page with still load.

Welcome to Abiding Peace

Join Us!

Pastor Serena is on vacation from Aug. 30-Sept. 6
For emergency pastoral needs, contact Pastor Christa Compton of Gloria Dei Lutheran Church at:
973) 635-5889.

Church is a Verb


At Abiding Peace, church is not a place we go, it is what we do. We Worship. We Pray. We Learn. We Grow. We Challenge. We Listen. We Love. And we welcome you to Be Church with us.  

Worship is held every Sunday,

@ 10:00 am. (on livestream every week, via the link above, and in-person -masked- every week, starting June 27) 

Adult forum is held most Sundays following worship @ 11:15am 

(email pastorserena@optimum.net for zoom link)

Sunday School for children 

is now being held via zoom on Monday nights at 5:45 pm 

(for zoom link or take home resources, e-mail pastoreserena@optimum.net)

All Are Welcome

We also gather virtually for Bible study & fellowship via zoom on

Wednedays at 7:30pm.

305 US Highway 46
Budd Lake, NJ 07828-2804
Note- the church building is currently closed to the public.
For food pantry: bags can still be collected by appointment.
Support groups are suspended, or meeting in limited number, distanced formats; Online support groups can 
be found here.

Daily Reflections

If you would like to be added to our e-mail list for brief daily reflections from Pastor Serena, e-mail pastorserena@optimum.net

Anti-Racism Resources

As part of our ongoing congregational conversation about celebrating the diversity of God's church and working for the healing of racial injustice, please visit our google document of resources to help with learning and action.

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Donate to Abiding Peace
To support the ministry of Abiding Peace, you can make a donation through the VENMO app (direct payment to @Abiding-Peace-BuddLake).
OR - you can set up electronic payment through your bank.
OR - you can send a donation by check to the office.