We are a faith community which began a journey in this place in 1861, and
which is hoping to be faithful to that journey in the 21st century.
Click here to view Pastor's message in a larger format on YouTube.
Recognizing that the institutional church has not kept pace with the changes in
our culture and the needs of people, we are committed to innovation, service and
spiritual growth. Expanding styles and times of worship and small groups where adults
shape their own learning in a trusting environment are examples of our strategies for
We are shaped by a living faith tradition, yet we honor everyone’s unique journey
and do not force or coerce people to fit into a mold. We believe that people are
spiritually hungry and that the Spirit in our open and risk-taking community is able
to provide nurture and strength for many.
We, the First Presbyterian Church of Rumson, are called by God to be a spiritual and
visible presence by living out our faith and sharing our gifts among God’s people.
Are you looking for deeper connections with God and others?
We are too . . . We hope you’ll join us!
First Presbyterian Church
East River Road at Park Avenue
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 399
Rumson, New Jersey 07760
Phone: (732) 842-0429
Fax: (732) 933-4918
Photography by Larry Watson
Site Developed and Maintained by:
The Tiffany Group:
The group of windows consist of a circular window (see our directions page)
above two oblong ones (seen here). They are the gift of
Robert Lenox Maitland, JR. in
memory of his parents Robert Lenox Maitland and Mary Currie Maitland.
These windows are authenticated as created by Tiffany Studios, circa