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 "For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, 

that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life."

John 3:16

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18th Street & Central Ave.
PO Box 152

Barnegat Light, NJ 08006

Church Office Hours:
Tuesdays 7am to 3pm       

ph: (609) 494-8676


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The Rev. William McGowan, Pastor
cell: (484) 798-3929


Sundays at 10am on Zoom

Contact Pastor Bill or Jean Birdsall  

( for the

link to the service.


Information will follow 


Our Bible study is now held via Zoom calls on Tuesdays at 10am. Join us for one, some or all of the sessions.  You will always be welcomed.

Contact the church office or for information on how to join the calls.

MINISTRIES  Click on Ministries on the menu above for more about: 

  • Ladies Guild
  • Men's Group
  • Sunday School and Confirmation
  • Habitat for Humanity/Thrivent Build


Zion Winter Services Return to Zoom

As of Sunday December 20th we will be holding our Sunday services on Zoom.  We will no longer be at the Barnegat Light Firehouse for services. Our hearts are heavy but it is with an abundance of caution during COVID that we have decided to move to Zoom and keep our congregation safe.

If you wish to join the service on Zoom, please notify Pastor Bill (  or Jean Birdsall ( and we will send you the link so you can join us.  All are welcome!

We are also recording the Zoom services Live on Facebook. If you do not use Zoom then you can watch the service on Facebook or see it below.

View the Sunday service via our Facebook Page below

Pastor Bill will host Bible Study on Tuesday at 10am via a Zoom conference call.  Contact Pastor Bill or a church member for information on how to join the call.

All are welcome to join us.

For earlier services at Zion Lutheran Church in Barnagat Light

please click here for our YouTube Channel: YouTube Channel

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For Your Information

Zion has received a waiver of the “no parking” on Central Avenue from the township.

We now have Gluten Free communion wafers!

New office hours will be Tuesday from 7am to 3pm.

Hymnal dedication forms are available in the Narthex. Suggested donation is $22.50.

In the event that we have to cancel church services on any Sunday an email will go out to our email list.  Those who do not have email and would like us to call you, please put your name and number on the clipboard in the narthex or call the office on a Tuesday.

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    18th Street & Central Ave., Barnegat Light, NJ 08006
    (609) 494-8676
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