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

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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

First Holy Communion Information
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Come to our dinner

Great food and entertainment all for only $12 per adult
Saturday, March 12th beginning at 6PM
Call our church office for details.
Please join together with us on Wednesdays throughout Lent at 8PM
as we gather with the rest of our Christian community at various
churches throughout Vernon and Highland Lakes.
We gather here at Holy Counselor on March 2nd.
The full schedule is available here.
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Good Friday Tenebrae Service
8PM March 25th
A moving service of lessons and anthems
recalling the sacrifice of our Savior, Jesus Christ.

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Choir Rehearsal
Thursdays at 7:30PM
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      Events at Holy Counselor
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      because not everything we've planned is
      listed on our home page!
Check out our photo albums that we've posted on Facebook.
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Facebook Pages Check out what we're up to on Facebook!

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Sunday's Bulletin Announcements
Current issue of Wings & Feathers, our newsletter
Prior issue of Wings & Feathers

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 Bishop Bartholomew of the NJ Synod

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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.

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

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