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.
In-person & live-streaming worship
Although our sanctuary is open for in-person worship (with masks), our worship services also continue to 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 worship livestream: https://www.facebook.com/AbidingPeaceChurch/live/
Bulletin for Worship on Sunday, July 31, 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 will still load.
Welcome to Abiding Peace
For the month of July, Pastor Serena will be on sabbatical. For pastoral emergencies, please contact one of these area pastors:
Pr. Karol Van Wulfen: (908) 689-1976
Pr. Fred Becker: (973) 366-2821
Pr. Julie Haspel: (201) 337-4900
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)
Adult forum is held most Sundays following worship @ 11:15am September - June
(email email@example.com for zoom link)
Sunday School for children
is held September - June in two forms:
monthly in-person on Sundays at 11:15am
weekly via zoom on Monday nights at 5:45 pm
(for zoom link or take home resources, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org)
All Are Welcome
We also gather virtually for Bible study & fellowship via zoom September - June on
Wednedays at 7:30pm.
305 US Highway 46
Budd Lake, NJ 07828-2804
Note- the church building is staffed on Wednesdays and Sundays.
For food pantry: bags can still be collected by appointment on other days.
AA support group is meeting on Wednesdays at 6:30; Online support groups can
be found here.
If you would like to be added to our e-mail list for weekly Friday reflections from Pastor Serena, e-mail email@example.com
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.