Events at MPC
Gwyneth (Pastor Ben's sister) is a singer-songwriter who, as an independent musician, has had music make it to the upper-ranks of the American folk music charts. She currently is under contract with a record label and is working on her first commercially-produced label. Joining Gwyneth will be their brother, Morgan Daniel, a talented singer-songwriter in his own right and the luthier that made the guitar's that Gwyneth and Ben play. Gwyneth also brings her musical partner, David Hayes, who was Van Morrison's bassist for many years. Read the Rest...
The Latest Word
From our "MPC Family" Sermon Podcast:
Setting Aside Animosity(May 29, 2016)
Rev. Ben discusses Luke 7:1 (the healing of the centurion’s slave), focusing on its call for us to set aside our differences, recognize our shared humanity, and pursue the greater good.
The Latest from the Pastoral weblog:
Is the Calendar Half Full or Half Empty?(May 27, 2016)
Dear Friends, On Tuesday afternoon, just before I sat down to write my weekly column for Contact a group of MPC folks got together to look at the church calendar for the next year, and I have come away from that meeting with some good news and some bad news for the Montclair Presbyterian Church […] Read the Rest...
The Latest from the Family Living weblog (Talitha's Take):
Safety in Awareness(May 27, 2016)
This weekend many of us gathered for a Safe Church training. A friend of Ben’s, Jane Odell, led it and did a wonderful job presenting some quite unpleasant materials. We saw video testimonies of people who had been victims of abuse, as well as testimonies from ex-abusers, who explained how they used the safety and […] Read the Rest...