News & Events

  • Volunteer Opportunity with Solidaridad - Join your neighbors and assist with asylum applications. There is acute need for Spanish speakers who can serve as interpreters on volunteer teams. More information below and on the flyer. Bill Wakefield (email) is a current Solidaridad volunteer and can answer questions. Download Flyer (pdf) Join Solidaridad Central Jersey in… Read more...
  • Advent at Nassau Presbyterian Church (2022) - We celebrate the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ. Throughout Advent we answer our call to love our neighbors by donating to: Christmas Poinsettias Health for Haiti Christmas Tree Alternative Gifts Events are in the Sanctuary unless otherwise noted. *Services that will be livestreamed on the church website, Facebook, and… Read more...
  • Alternative Gifts for 2022 - The Mission & Outreach Committee of Nassau Presbyterian Church invites you to give a special gift this year by making a donation on a friend's behalf to organizations who are working to address pressing needs in our community, region, and world. Make any donation and you will receive a virtual… Read more...
  • Images and Sounds of Advent - November 27 - December 18, 2022 9:30 a.m. | Assembly Room The images and sounds of Advent are unmistakable and deeply familiar. Pictures of the Nativity, hymns that have been sung for generations, and stories we know from memory all prepare us for the coming of our Lord at Christmas.… Read more...
  • Health for Haiti Christmas Tree - December 4 - January 8, Assembly Room, hosted by Presbyterian Women in the PC(USA) Decorate our Christmas Tree with items needed for the Haiti clinic: muscle rub, antibiotic cream, gauze, tape, Band-Aids, ACE bandages, thermometers, wooden tongue depressors, non-latex gloves, hand lotion, small cakes of soap, packaged toothbrushes, small children’s… Read more...
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  • Contemplative Prayer Group this Advent - Gathering at 7:00 p.m. in Niles Chapel on the following Thursday evenings: December 1st, 8th, 15th, and 22nd. There is something in every one of you that waits and listens for the sound of the genuine in yourself. It is the only true guide you will ever have. ~Howard Thurman… Read more...
  • #MissionMonday – 2023 Calendars for Eastern State Prison - The Mass Incarceration Task Force is collecting 2023 calendars to send to East Jersey State Prison in Rahway. This gift from NPC is greatly appreciated as expressed in the thank you card for last year's calendars. The calendars must not have wire, but staples are fine. Drop off in the Main Office… Read more...
  • Summer Trips 2023 - Registration is OPEN! Download the registration form:Summer 2023 (pdf) "Rising Grades" are as of September 2023 Registration deadlines are listed for each trip Taizé Community & Paris, France Registration Deadline: December 1, 2022 July 19-31 (12 nights) | age 15+ Nassau returns to France to join the church universal for… Read more...
  • Nassau Book Group (2022-23) - Meeting Dates: Second Sunday of the Month (mostly) at 12:15 p.m. in the Conference Room. Contact Ginger August (email) Sunday, November 13, 12:15 pm, Conference Room This month the group will discuss American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins, a New York Times bestseller and Oprah Book Club pick (available at Labyrinth… Read more...
  • Arm In Arm: Preparing for the Holidays - There are many ways to help hungry families set the table this Thanksgiving and throughout the year. Learn about new developments with Arm in Arm and how you can get involved below. In order to distribute Thanksgiving food in time for the day, please make sure these donations are here… Read more...
  • Volunteer Opportunities: Woman, Cradle of Abundance - In a September Adult Education class, Elsie McKee shared how Nassau’s gift of a roof has helped sustain and grow the work of Woman, Cradle of Abundance (WoCA) as they house people in need and empower women with income-generating skills. Listen here: Join us in the work of empowering women… Read more...
  • Adult Education Series: The End of the (Main) Line? - The Surprising Past & Uncertain Future of an American Protestant Powerhouse October 23 - November 20, 2022 9:30 a.m. | Assembly Room As Presbyterians, we are part of a much wider stream within American Protestant life, often called the Mainline. This tradition was long a powerhouse, which wielded vast influence… Read more...
  • #MissionMonday – Presbyterian Hunger Program Update - Dear members of Nassau Presbyterian Church, Hunger is looming around the world: in the face of violent conflicts including the war in Ukraine, in the face of rising costs of food in the United States and around the world, and in the face of heat waves and other climate change… Read more...
  • Small Groups for Fall 2022 - This Fall brings a wonderful diversity of topics, leaders, and platforms, all designed to deepen your knowledge, faith, and community. Whether you opt for in-person or virtual groups, the promise that the Holy Spirit is present when two or more are gathered in God’s name remains a constant. Click on… Read more...
  • Annual Meeting Sunday September25 - The annual meeting of the congregation of Nassau Presbyterian Church will be held this Sunday, September 25, immediately following the 11:00 worship service. The meeting will be held in the sanctuary with the option to attend via Zoom. On Sunday to attend by zoom, please click here. We will receive… Read more...
  • A Matter of Faith: A Presby Podcast - Listen as Hannah (Davis) Millson leads discussions about inclusion in the church with current and former members of Nassau's congregation. September 1, 2022 Danny introduces the podcast and the interview with Nancy begins about the 22 minute mark. Listen (website) Question of the Week: What do you think heaven looks… Read more...
  • Child/Youth Registration for 2022-23 Programs - Dear Parents, Summer greetings! We are excited about the coming program year at Nassau Presbyterian Church. This post contains registration and program information for the upcoming year. REGISTRATION We ask you to complete a new form each year to ensure we have accurate information on you and your child to… Read more...
  • Westminster Conservatory Recitals return September 15 - Music for Violin and Piano on September 15 Opens Westminster Conservatory at Nassau Season At 12:15 p.m. Thursday, September 15 the first Westminster Conservatory at Nassau recital of the season will take place in the Niles Chapel, featuring music for violin and piano.  Two members of the Westminster Conservatory teaching… Read more...
  • Adult Education: Hearing from All Corners of Our Community - September 11 - October 16, 2022 9:30 a.m. | Assembly Room We are blessed to live in a global community filled with faithful scholars and individuals doing excellent work near and far. Come meet new faces, hear current voices, and expand your world this Fall. Classes begin at 9:30 a.m.… Read more...
  • #MissionMonday – Arm In Arm Update (August 2022) - Arm In Arm continues to serve the community at historic levels and this video created earlier this summer details their incredible work in the community. Arm In Arm is providing food to families through an average of more than 4,700 pantry visits and deliveries per month, which is more than… Read more...
  • Loaves & Fishes – Thank you volunteers! - This past Saturday, it was time for the big one. Loaves and Fishes, the biggest volunteer event at Nassau Church, returned. We got up early, loaded up dozens of meatloaves, hundreds of bagged lunches and trays of brownies for the trip to Trenton. And while we were neither driving at… Read more...
  • Summer 2022 – Mission Projects - Learn more about how members of Nassau Church are helping our neighbors this summer: Arm In Arm Personal Care Bags During the week of Chancel Drama this August 8-12, our cast put together over 100 personal care bags for Arm in Arm. Thank you for your donations!   School Supplies… Read more...
  • #MissionMonday – Refugee Family Update (August 2022) - August 2022 The Refugee Coordinating Team is very happy to share an update on the members of the Afghan refugee family that Nassau Church has sponsored.  We are so pleased with their progress since our last report and greatly appreciate the volunteer help provided by so many Nassau members. The… Read more...
  • Next Week at Witherspoon (July 17-23) - Nassau is invited to join our siblings at Witherspoon Street Presbyterian Church (WSPC) for worship and study. Find information below for upcoming events, and contact the WSPC Office for zoom links. In our charge to "do justice, love kindness, and walk humbly," Nassau is grateful to partner with our siblings… Read more...
  • Next Week at Witherspoon (July 10-16) - Nassau is invited to join our siblings at Witherspoon Street Presbyterian Church (WSPC) for worship and study. Find information below for upcoming events, and contact the WSPC Office for zoom links. In our charge to "do justice, love kindness, and walk humbly," Nassau is grateful to partner with our siblings… Read more...
  • Adult Education in July - Pop-Up Small Group Join us, on July 10, 17, & 24, in the Assembly Room at 9:00 a.m. for a 45-minute, pre-service, pop-up small group, facilitated by Adult Education Committee member Louise Yang. Each week, we will gather to discuss the sermon text for that Sunday using questions provided by the… Read more...
  • 2022 Summer Mission: Loaves & Fishes: Aug. 19 & 20, 2022 - ...until all are fed The summer is heating up, and plans for the annual Loaves and Fishes is underway! That means we need bag lunches and cookies to feed approximately 100 guests at St. Mary's Cathedral in Trenton on Saturday, August 20. We are again requesting your help in the… Read more...
  • 2022 Summer Mission: School Supplies - Trenton students head back to school - help us provide the supplies they need for success. Every September the new school year brings excitement and lots of new goodies. This year students will be returning from virtual or hybrid learning during the pandemic to the more familiar routines of the… Read more...
  • Next Week at Witherspoon (July 3-9) - Nassau is invited to join our siblings at Witherspoon Street Presbyterian Church (WSPC) for worship and study. Find information below for upcoming events, and contact the WSPC Office for zoom links. In our charge to "do justice, love kindness, and walk humbly," Nassau is grateful to partner with our siblings… Read more...