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  "God calls us to share our faith in Christ with the community in all seasons ."


18th Street & Central Ave.             PO Box 152                       Barnegat Light, NJ 08006

Church Office Hours:        Tuesdays 7am to 3pm       

ph: (609) 494-8676


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The Rev. William McGowan, Pastor
cell: (484) 798-3929


8am Spoken Communion Service (no music)

10am Commuion Svc  (Full Communion Liturgy
Sunday School after Children's Message)

FOOD BASKET   You may donate grocery items or funds to the food basket in the narthex any Sunday.  The Ladies Guild collects and delivers the contents to the Food Bank at Holy Trinity once each month.  


Our Bible study has been completed for this year.  We will resume in the spring of 2019.

We meet at the church fellowship hall on Tuesdays from 11-12:30pm.

All are welcome.  Please join us for the inspiring sessions.

MINISTRIES  Click on Ministries on the menu above for more about: Ladies Guild          Men's Group        Sunday School and Confirmation        Habitat for Humanity/Thrivent Builds


On March 13th at 5pm we will begin our Lenten Soup Suppers that are held every Wednesday at 5pm.  All are welcome to join us and share in warm homemade soups and fellowship every Wednesday during Lent.  See the information below in Announcements.

Our Services in Video

We are pleased to be able to share the Word of God beyond our congregation with these videos of the reading of the Gospel and the Pastor's Sermon in our Sunday services.

You can Share the service by clicking on the white curved arrow at the top right of the video.

For February 24th Pastor Rudolph Schneider is conducting the service and the sermon is given by Earl Hem, church president.

Sunday, March 10th Announcements

Soup Supper’s – On March 13th at 5 pm, we will start our Lent Soup Supper’s.  Every Wednesday at 5pm. ALL ARE WELCOME - call the church office to let us know that you'll join us.  For church members/attendees - A sign up sheet is in the Narthex.  Please fill out the form.  If you can bring something, please check the column.  **If you are just coming, please…please put your name on the list or call the office to add your name.  This way we know how many to prepare for.  A new sign-up sheet will be available each week.  **We will need at least 2 soups to start.


Family Promise - Once again we have the opportunity to host some of the homeless families of Ocean County from March 24th – 31st.  Working with our sister church, the Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit in Manahawkin,   we will need volunteers to provide a meal or dessert, spend some time playing with the children and/or staying as an overnight host with our families in Zion’s fellowship hall or parsonage.  Anyone interested in helping out even only a little bit, please call Barbara Annarumma @ 609-276-2485.


FREE Senior Community Lunch that Holy Trinity will be hosting at noon on Sunday, March 24th in their parish hall at 5800 Long Beach Blvd., Brant Beach. This is open to all Seniors, but we ask that those interested in going call the church phone # (609) 494-6888 and leave a name and number attending. 


Snow Removal – if anyone knows of someone in the area that has the capability to snow plow our parking lot.  Please talk to Pastor Bill!

For earlier services at Zion Lutheran Church in Barnagat Light

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For Your Information

Zion has received a waiver of the “no parking” on Central Avenue from the township.

We now have Gluten Free communion wafers!

New office hours will be Tuesday from 7am to 3pm.

Hymnal dedication forms are available in the Narthex. Suggested donation is $22.50.

In the event that we have to cancel church services on any Sunday an email will go out to our email list.  Those who do not have email and would like us to call you, please put your name and number on the clipboard in the narthex or call the office on a Tuesday.

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    18th Street & Central Ave., Barnegat Light, NJ 08006
    (609) 494-8676
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