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Ash Wednesday “Live” @ Tabernacle – 7:00 pm

Posted on Wednesday February 17th, 2021

We invite you to an online-only worship experience on Ash Wednesday, February 17, at 7:00 pm. We use the ZOOM conferencing platform as well as “piggybacking” on Tabernacle’s Facebook Live page.

ZOOM Link — https://us02web.zoom.us/j/9811762526 (passcode is ermatab)

ZOOM Call-in: 929-205-6099 / Meeting ID 981 176 2526 / Passcode – 7798139

Facebook Live — http://www.facebook.com/tabernacle.umc.9

Questions or Concerns (?) – Send an e-mail to Pastor Glenn (PastorGlennTab@gmail.com)


Purple Theory – Lent 2021 @ Tabernacle

Posted on Tuesday February 16th, 2021

This Lenten series explores a different spiritual discipline each week, starting with self-examination, then prayer, scripture meditation, fasting, confession, worship, silence and gratitude.

Similar to the popular OrangeTheory fitness program that focuses on a healthy balance of intense workout and therapeutic recovery, Purple Theory will help you get spiritually fit by blending a challenge of stepping outside your comfort zone with recovery practices allowing you to heal.

February 17 (Wednesday)    “Self-Examination”           Psalms 51: 6 – 12

February 21                       “Prayer”                            Romans 8: 18 – 27

February 28                       “Scripture”                        Psalms 1: 1 – 3

March 7                             “Fasting”                           Matthew 6: 14 – 18

March 14                           “Confession”                     1 John 1: 1 – 10

March 21                           “Worship”                         1 Corinthians 10:31 – 11:1

March 28 (Passion Sunday)  “Silence”                           Mark 14: 32 – 41

April 1 (Holy Thursday)       “Love One Another”          John 13: 1 – 17, 31 – 35

April 2 (Good Friday)          “Darkness”                        John 18 & 19 (selected)

April 4 (Resurrection Day)   “Gratitude”                        Luke 24: 1 – 12, 50 – 53

Sunday morning worship takes two forms.  You are invited in-person at 9:15 am in the Tabernacle Sanctuary.  This experience also will be livestreamed on Tabernacle’s Facebook page (or viewed later).  At 11:00 am, Pastor Glenn offers an online-only worship service on Facebook and via the ZOOM platform.  For more information on how to connect, please visit http://bit.ly/35vIuwR.

Ash Wednesday, Holy Thursday, and Good Friday worship events will be offered in the Sanctuary as well as online.  These evening services will begin at 7:00 pm.

Purple Theory is a very engaging series.  We hope and pray that you will be able to participate in as much of it as possible.  Yes, this may be an intense workout.  But if the goal is to be spiritually fit, then putting the effort in God’s Gym is eternally worth it.


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“Sacred Conversations” – Book Club

Posted on Wednesday February 10th, 2021


“Live” Tabernacle Worship – Scout Sunday (February 7)

Posted on Tuesday February 9th, 2021


Scout Sunday – February 7 (9:15 am)

Posted on Saturday February 6th, 2021

Super Sunday? How about Super Scout Sunday? All are welcome to in-person worship at Tabernacle UMC on February 7 @ 9:15 am as we celebrate Scout Sunday. CubScout Pack Eighty-Seven will “post the colors,” lead all those present in the Pledge of Allegiance, and offer the Scout Oath and Scout Law. At the end of […]


“Live” Tabernacle Worship – Sunday, January 31

Posted on Tuesday February 2nd, 2021


“Live” Tabernacle Worship – Sunday, January 24

Posted on Tuesday January 26th, 2021


“Live” Tabernacle Worship – Sunday, January 17

Posted on Wednesday January 20th, 2021


Tabernacle Worship – Sunday, January 10

Posted on Sunday January 10th, 2021

Pastor Glenn opens and closes this video of worship offered by our Greater New Jersey Conference of the United Methodist Church (of which Tabernacle is a member). Along with music, prayer, Bible readings and a children’s message by GNJ Bishop, John Schol, Bishop Schol also will share with us a word from God’s Word – […]