About Us

Who We Are



The First Seventh-day Adventist Church of Montclair is a loving, Christ-centered church, committed to serving the community and sharing the blessed hope of Jesus Christ.


Mission Statement

Our mission is to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ to the world and to help all who come to our fellowship grow into discipleship, reflecting the Divine Character of faith, hope and love.


Vision Statement

To build a center which emphasizes fellowship, bible study, worship and training for outreach ministries, for the transformation of families in Montclair and in its neighboring communities. 


About Seventh-day Adventists

The Seventh-day Adventist Church is a mainstream Protestant church with approximately 19 million members worldwide, including more than one million members in North America.  The Adventist Church operates 173 hospitals and sanitariums and more than 7,500 schools around the world. The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) works within communities in more than 130 countries to provide community development and disaster relief.  The Seventh-day Adventist Church seeks to enhance quality of life for people everywhere and to let people know that Jesus is coming again soon.



A Church Is Born

On December 6, 1930,  a group of sixteen newly baptized "precious souls"  was organized by the Allegheny Conference of Seventh-day Adventists as a church under the leadership of Pastor Marion Campbell.  A closer look at the story of these new believers reveals an exhilarating experience of events that bear witness to God's leading power.