Holy Counselor Lutheran Church, ELCA
Conveniently located near Mountain Creek just off of Route 94 on
Sand Hill Road in Vernon, NJ

Handicap Accessible (via rear entrance)

The Reverend Christopher M. Bruesehoff, Pastor

Mailing and GPS Locator address: 68 Sand Hill RoadSussex, NJ  07461-4842

There's a lot here so be sure to scroll all the way down our page!
Click here to go to our EVENTS page.

(Click any of the underlined links on our pages to navigate directly there.)

View from front parking lot

Sunday Holy Communion Services at 8:30AM and 10:30AM
(July & August: 8:30AM and 10:00AM)

Sunday School at 9:30AM

☺☻☺  Holy Counselor's Welcome Center  ☺☻☺

A Message From Our Pastor

Wednesday Bible Study, 10AM

Lenten Ecumenical Service Schedules
(click here)

 Holy Week Service Schedule

3/29..Palm Sunday services 8:30 & 10:30am. Easter Egg Hunt at 1pm.

4/1…Ecumenical Lenten service at McAfee Bible Church at 8pm.

4/2…Maundy Thursday..Soup&Rolls with service at 6:30pm.

4/3…Ecumenical Good Friday service at St. Thomas Chapel at noon.              

        Tenebrae service at HCLC 8pm.  (click here for details)

4/4…Easter Prayer Vigil begins 8pm. Ends 6am on 4/5.

4/5…Easter Sunday outdoor sunrise service at 6:30am at Cemetery Field 

        (behind Vernon UMC).

          Easter Sunday services at Holy Counselor 8:30am & 10:30am.    

♫         ♪   
Choir Rehearsal
Thursdays at 7:30PM
  ♪         ♫

      Events at Holy Counselor
      Be sure to
(click here)
      because not everything we've planned is
      listed on our home page!
Check out our photo albums that we've posted on Facebook.
(click here)

Facebook Pages Check out what we're up to on Facebook!

(Click any of the underlined links on this page to navigate directly to those pages.)

Sunday's Bulletin Announcements
Volunteer Schedule
Our Calendar
Church Council 

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)

ELCA Youth

 NJ Synod of the ELCA 

Info and Letters
From the Office of the Bishop of the NJ Synod

Click here

the Lutheran magazine The Magazine of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Harvest House
Please support Harvest House. Visit their website to learn how.

Camp Ma-He-Tu

Sleepaway camp affiliated with the ELCA for girls, ages 7-15.

McKelvey Chapel's Celtic cross

Cross Roads Camp and Retreat Center
of the NJ Synod of the ELCA and the Episcopal Diocese of Newark. 

ELCA Disaster Relief WLCA World Hunger
ELCA Disaster Response
When flood, fire, or storm wreaks havoc on a community, the ELCA is there to empower, provide relief, and educate for future preparedness. Learn more about current responses in ELCA Disaster Response.
ELCA World Hunger
For decades, we have worked to support people who live with chronic hunger and poverty around the corner and around the world, though relief, development, education, and advocacy. Learn more in ELCA World Hunger.

Financial Review guide from Thrivent

Youth Stewardship Guide
(Adobe Reader required, available for download HERE)

Thrivent Financial For Lutherans Northwestern NJ Chapter

Holy Counselor participates in the Simply Giving EFT program
administered by Vanco Services and endorsed by
Thrivent Financial Bank.
Please obtain an enrollment form from our church office if you'd
like to contribute to Holy Counselor using this service.

iGive.com                    GoodSearch
iGive Link                  GoodSearch Link
AmazonSmile is the same as Amazon, same
products and sellers. It allows you to select
a charity to receive a percentage of the sale
no additional cost.

church office contact 
pastor's e-mail
June Tarantino email

Welcome Center    Directions    Pastor's Message    Bulletin Announcements    Volunteer Schedule    Monthly Calendar    Church Council