During the 2017-18 church year, our church is focusing on pursuing a deeper relationship with Jesus. During this time we will be seeking revival through prayer, reflection, Bible Study, confession, celebration, and discipleship. Do you desire a closer walk with God? Join us as we pursue renewal together. On this page, you can find a list of major events during our focus on revival as well as resources to help you as you pursue revival.

Schedule of Events

  • September: Sermon Series on the Prodigal Son
  • September-October: Prayer for Revival meetings. Please join us from 7:00-7:30 pm in Middleton Parlor to pray for revival on the following Sunday evenings: Sept. 17, Oct. 1, Oct. 15, and Oct. 29.
  • October: Sermon Series on Old Testament Revivals.
  • November: Sermon Series and Worship Services Focused on Revival.
  • Nov. 2-4: Prayer Vigil for Revival. (Sign-up below.)
  • Nov. 3-4: All-church Fasting and Prayer for Revival.
  • Nov. 4: Solemn Assembly @ 4:00 pm. Make sure you do your spiritual self-assessment in time for our Solemn Assembly on Saturday, Nov. 4 from 4:00-5:30 pm. The Assembly will be a solemn time of worship and confession to God as we seek revival in our individuals lives and in the life of our congregation as a whole.
  • Nov. 26: Revival Celebration.
  • Dec.-January: Small Groups focused on revival and discipleship.


FPC Library/Information Central

Visit the FPC Library/Information Central in Fellowship Hall on Sundays to purchase books on revival recommended by Pastor Eric and to check out books on spiritual renewal and prayer as well as biographies that explore the spiritual journeys of leading Christians throughout past and present. You can browse our online catalogue here.

Additional Resources


Prayer Vigil for Revival

From Nov. 2-4, we will have a prayer vigil where people pray around the clock leading up to the Solemn Assembly on the evening of Nov. 4. We are encouraging people to sign up to pray for a one-hour time slot. You can pray wherever you are.  To sign up, find the time slot below would like to cover. Then you can email Sonja West at sonja@nutley.org  and she will put your name in that slot. 
TimeThursday, November 2Friday, November 3Saturday, November 4
12-1 amTim TrusslerTim TrusslerTim Trussler
1-2 amPaula CookMichelle MartinezTim Kleefeld
2-3 amBetty LinvogMatt PickardKim Andersen
3-4 amDonna BrandtBarbara HenningGregg Leach
4-5 amLance KageyLance KageyLance Kagey
5-6 amBetty McCartneyEric JacobsenDiana Farrell
6-7 amGretchen ErhardtKathy HawkinsDiana Farrell
7-8 amDana KageyDana KageyTracy Cripe
8-9 amMargie GuppyRuss GuppyPat Beard
9-10 amSteve FranzkeMary Jane (Jo) HamiltonTom and Carolyn Havel
10-11 amRuss GuppyJulie BrownleeStan and Helen Simonsen
11-noonSusan McCulloughGretchen ByersMarion Morford
12-1 pmTerry EstvoldKay EstvoldCarol Heath
1-2 pmJenn JensenJennifer DuvalJerry Heath
2-3 pmSonja WestSarah ChickeringSonja West
3-4 pmGwen Trussler/Rita MartinDiana Agustssonnot available
4-5 pmHolly WallJanet Lauernot available
5-6 pmAdellia KleefeldGwen Trusslernot available
6-7 pmRory Connally/Harriett ByeDan O'Connornot available
7-8 pmSandra CourtwayTracy Cripenot available
8-9 pmDie CorbinChristoph Hoashi-Erhardtnot available
9-10 pmHeather WombacherRandy Moonnot available
10-11 pmKen MillerBarbara Millernot available
11-midnightSuzanne MessengerJohn Westnot available