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Renew, Rebuild, Reconstruct – in Puerto Rico

 In the year since Hurricane Maria swept across Puerto Rico on Sept. 20, 2017, The United Methodist Church has been sending prayers and support. The United Methodist Committee on Relief has contributed more than $20 million, allowing the Methodist Church of … Continue reading

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GNJ Camps at Pinelands Center Summer 2018

Lives were changed at this year’s summer camping experience at Pinelands Center, run by the Next Generation United Methodists of Greater New Jersey.  Click here to read more showcasing the fun that was had, friendships that were forged, and faith that … Continue reading

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Installation Service September 9

Rev. Jenny Smith Walz will be installed September 9 Rev. Jenny Smith Walz will be installed as Lead Pastor at Princeton United Methodist Church (Princeton UMC) on Sunday, September 9. Click here for the link to the Princeton Regional Chamber. 

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A Journey of Faith XII: 1911 dedication

This is the twelvth in a series of excerpts from “A Journey of Faith for 150 years: A history of the Princeton United Methodist Church” by Ruth L. Woodward, Copyright 1997. The Tiffany window to honor Eddie Durrell and many … Continue reading

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A Journey of Faith: XI Razing the Sanctuary 1908-1910

This is the eleventh in a series of excerpts from “A Journey of Faith for 150 years: A history of the Princeton United Methodist Church” by Ruth L. Woodward, Copyright 1997. Financier Charles Sanford contributes nearly one-fourth of construction costs, … Continue reading

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A Journey of Faith X: Planning for a Bigger Sanctuary

Local philanthropist Moses Taylor Pyne and church hierarchy are eager to replace the modest ‘insignificant’ building with a grander structure than the members can afford. This is the tenth in a series of excerpts from “A Journey of Faith for … Continue reading

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Journey of Faith IX: Rev. McAnney and Eddie Durrell

    ‘Unheralded’ Reverend Charles H. McAnney, proves to be an ‘evangelistic preacher of great power,’ serving 1885-1888 when Eddie Durrell was a university student, (Eddie was later commemorated by the Tiffany St. George window) This is the ninth in … Continue reading

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A Journey of Faith VIII: 1867-1869

This is the eighth in a series of excerpts from “A Journey of Faith for 150 years: A history of the Princeton United Methodist Church” by Ruth L. Woodward, Copyright 1997. First Congregational Meeting, Preachers Henry Westwood, Henry Baker, and … Continue reading

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A Journey of Faith VII

This is the seventh in a series of excerpts from “A Journey of Faith for 150 years: A history of the Princeton United Methodist Church” by Ruth L. Woodward, Copyright 1997. First mission to what is now Baker’s Basin, Reverend … Continue reading

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A Journey of Faith VI

This is the sixth in a series of excerpts from “A Journey of Faith for 150 years: A history of the Princeton United Methodist Church” by Ruth L. Woodward, Copyright 1997. Thomas O’Hanlon’s preaching results in “the greatest outpouring of … Continue reading

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