A Special Relationship: Learning Gate and NBRC

“We receive more than we give with this relationship. It’s a blessing for us to experience the joy and gratitude of the families we support at Learning Gate.” ~ Pastor Todd “Our preschool values our relationship with NBRC. We are thankful for their kind, compassionate members and are forever grateful for the church’s commitment, support […]

Learning Gate Gift Cards for 2016

Buy a $25 Holiday Gift Card
for a low income family at Learning Gate Preschool.

Learning Gate Gift Card Tree

Cards will be to Target, Shop Rite or Walmart in the amounts of $25. They will be available in Fellowship Hall
between services on December 4, 11, […]

BRICK’s South Ward Children’s Alliance’s Family College, Newark

brickfamilycollege
As BRICK Founder Dominique Lee indicated in his sermon on September 25, the BRICK South Ward Children’s Alliance’s Family College is designed for families with babies on the way and/or children under the age of three years old. The goal is to impact a child’s brain structure […]

Rake Leaves for the Elderly

rakeleaves2016

Want to use your rake for Jesus to help the elderly?

On Saturday, November 19, meet at church at 9:00AM to rake for local seniors. Leave when you must or by noon.

This is a great service project for families!

Sign up by e-mailing to our office. […]

Youth Groups Serve!

youth-serve16

As we seek to live into the moniker North Branch Reformed Church: The Church that Serves, we attempt to do this with all of our groups from young to old.

Even in the wealthy community of Somerset County, we have people who go hungry and […]

Adopt a Family at Learning Gate

LGAdopt2
There are 6 families from Learning Gate that need our support.

These small families could use an extra touch of God’s loving care for the next 6 months. Involvement would mean getting to know them and providing help in just a few areas. We […]

River Cleanup

River Cleanup

NBRC, the church by the river, served as a site for volunteers to register and gather.

About 25 North Branchers were part of 90 total volunteers who cleaned God’s masterpiece, the Raritan River, making Site 38 the biggest of all clean up sites!

Jim McKelvey Service Day

Why?

Jim McKelvey left a legacy of serving and helping others both as a fireman, as a family man, and as a good neighbor. In that spirit, North Branch wants to love our neighbors, as Jesus taught, and as Jim exemplified.

What?

There are 3 projects, each needing about 6-8 people in them:

  • Cemetery […]

Book Drive to benefit BRICK Academy

Book Drive to benefit

Brick Logo

On Thursday, January 21st, from 5:30-8:00 PM at Barnes and Noble in the Somerville Circle, the NBRC Preschool Board will be sponsoring a book drive to stock the classrooms of the BRICK Academy schools with much needed books.

There will be […]

Leaf Raking Service Stars

I want to recognize Brendon Beatrice and Tom Carran as service stars as a result of their selfless service during the Leaf Raking project. After processing the leaves at our assigned Bridgewater home in 30 minutes, one volunteer in our group mentioned that she had many leaves stacked up at her house so we volunteered […]