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May 2020 Tidings is here!

It is hard to highlight only a few things in this edition of “Tidings.” The most important take-away is that we are here. We may not be together in the Sanctuary for worship, but we are still connected through our common thread – being a part of the body of PCCT. Our ministry continues through our Staff, Session, Committees and…

Updates on our Local Mission Partners

Our congregation has developed lasting partnerships with a number of local agencies helping to feed people who are hungry, house people experiencing homelessness, and provide assistance in times of crisis. Read about how each of these agencies continues to fulfill its mission during this unprecedented time and what we can do to help. Click HERE…

Annual Marla Drury Memorial Scholarship

Marla Drury Memorial Scholarship: Deadline May 31 In fond memory of long-time PCCT member Marla Drury, Women’s Ministries created the Marla Drury Memorial Scholarship (MDMS), a $1,000 scholarship awarded to any current HS senior or college student, male or female, who is an active PCCT member and exemplifies the same generous, giving spirit as Marla…

With Your Help, We CAN Make a Difference

PCCT is collecting donations for the Mental Health Association of Essex and Morris. This organization provides services for clients in Morris, Essex, Sussex and Passaic counties.  Many of their clients are alone, and due to the pandemic, have limited access to services, including shelters and soup kitchens. Therefore, the Association is providing supplies directly to…

Holy Week

The season of Lent is filled with a number of distinctive worship services to reflect on and prepare for one of the most meaningful times of the year, Holy Week and Easter. There is something for everyone, and all are welcome to attend these events. Sunday, April 5, Palm Sunday, Worship at 10:00 am Thursday, …

Winter Breakfast and Annual Meeting

WINTER BREAKFAST & ANNUAL MEETING (Coordinated by the Board of Deacons) Sunday, January 26, 2020 Worship Service at 10:00 am, Followed by a winter breakfast, and then the Annual Meeting The Winter Breakfast and Annual Meeting of The Presbyterian Church of Chatham Township will take place immediately following the 10:00 am worship service on Sunday,…

#sixtymoments for 60 years

What does PCCT mean to you? Over the next several months, we are gathering members’ thoughts –through quotes, videos and photos — about moments when PCCT has been the church for them. These will be shared weekly on Facebook and Instagram, culminating with all #sixtymoments for 60 Years at the annual meeting in January. The…

Stewardship 2020!

In 2019, 56% of our families pledged. Our goal this year is for 60% of our membership to pledge to the financial future of PCCT. We recognize that many give of their talents through volunteering. Our hope, however, is that each member accepts the challenge to either increase their giving and/or if you haven’t pledged,…

Nominating Needs Your Help!

Not only do we need to nominate PCCT’s next dynamic class of elders and deacons, this year we have the important work of nominating the Pastor Nominating Committee (PNC) who will be responsible for calling our next Senior Pastor. We are currently gathering names of members whom we’ll consider extending an invitation to share their…