Stamping Angels

Please join Courtney Derr on the third Tuesday of every month from 6:30 to 8:30 in Faith Hall to create some beautiful cards. The cost is $15 for 5 cards – keep 4 and donate one to the church!  For more information please contact Courtney at [email protected].

 

5/16 Bible Study Group

The Tuesday Bible Study group will  meet on Tuesday, May 16th at 1:00 in the Adult Forum Room in the office wing of Faith Hall. We will continue our tradition of sharing lunch and fellowship at Pezzo Pizza in Long Valley at 12:00 before Bible Study. All are welcome!

 

Adult Forum 5/14

We will continue to meet in the Adult Forum Room in the office wing of Faith Hall, and we will further our discussion of Martin Luther and the Reformation as we study Luther’s Small Catechism. We look forward to seeing you there!

New May dates for Kids Yoga Club/Stress Management classes

Two new activities for kids began at Zion on Monday, April 3rd.  If you didn’t get a chance to enroll in April’s classes, new dates are available for May! Both classes are being offered by Zion Member Kiera Mitchell, Certified Nutrition Coach and Yoga Instructor, and Amy Nesbihal, a Certified Holistic Health Coach. Yoga Club is $40 per child for the month, and takes place from 4:15-5:15pm upstairs in Faith Hall.  All are welcome from grades 3-5. Stress Management Class for middle school aged children is $125 per child for the month, and takes place from 6 to 7pm upstairs in Faith Hall. A 10% discount is available on both classes for siblings. Please contact Kiera Mitchell for registration, or any questions at [email protected].

Yoga with Kiera
Tuesday May 2,9,23 and 30th for kids in middle school and high school from 4:15-5:15
monday May 1,8,15,22 for kids in grades 3-5 from 4:15-5:15

Wellness classes are with Kiera and Amy
Mondays may 1,8,15,22 for high school kids from 6-7pm
tuesdays may 2,9,23 and 30th for middle school aged kids from 6-7pm

Quarter Auction

Space is still available for congregation members who have home-based businesses and would like to participate in a “Quarter Auction” to benefit  Zion’s Historic Preservation efforts on June 3rd (this is a date change from the originally published date).  More information will follow in upcoming “Happenings” emails and the April Newsletter.  Vendors may sign up on a “first-come, first served” basis. Please contact Renee Feldman as soon as possible at [email protected] if you are interested in participating as a vendor.

THE WESTMINSTER CONCERT BELL CHOIR

The Westminster Concert Bell Choir will be performing Saturday, April 22, 5pm  at the Liberty Corner Presbyterian Church, Liberty Corner, NJ. Hailed for its virtuosity, the Westminster Bell Choir performs on the largest range of handbells in the world. The choir is conducted by Kathleen Ebling Shaw and composed of students at Rider University’s Westminster Choir College. The ensemble joined Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Charlotte Church and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra for a critically acclaimed 15-city tour entitled “A Royal Christmas.” Please see the flyer posted on the board in Fields Hall, or for more information and to obtain tickets, please visit: https://www.showclix.com/event/westminster-bell-choir 

 

KIDS YOGA CLUB AND STRESS MANAGEMENT

Two new activities for kids are coming Monday, April 3, 10, 17, and 24 at Zion Lutheran Church. Both classes are being offered by Zion Member Kiera Mitchell, Certified

Nutrition Coach and Yoga Instructor, and Amy Nesbihal, a Certified Holistic Health Coach. Yoga Club is $40 per child for four sessions, and takes place from 4:15-5:15pm upstairs in Faith Hall.  A 10% discount is available for siblings. All are welcome from grades 3-5. Children live in a busy, high pressure world between school, competitive sports and their social environment.  Yoga can help children learn coping skills and strategies to help them navigate through their day with more focus and success through relaxation, breathing and inner fulfillment.

If you are looking for a class that will help your middle school child gain more focus and be less worried with stress and anxiety, they have also put together a Stress Management Class for middle school aged children. In the classes they will be covering nutrition, yoga, time management, sleep management, anxiety, breathing techniques to calm the mind and how to gain more focus with less stress throughout the day. Stress Management takes place from 6 to 7pm upstairs in Faith Hall. The cost is $125 per child for four sessions.  A 10% discount is available for siblings. Space is limited so please contact Kiera for registration, or any questions at [email protected].

 

CHURCH BASEMENT LADIES MUSICAL

The Parish Life group is getting together to see the production of the musical comedy “Church Basement Ladies” at the Pines Dinner Theatre in Allentown, PA between March 31st to May 14th (date to be determined).  Tickets are $49 for lunch and the show, and a group price is available for groups of 20 or more. A sign-up sheet is available on the Fields Hall bulletin board.  Please see more information in the April LVL newsletter, or contact Vi Muriello at [email protected] with questions

Ever wanted to try and play hand bell?

Join us every Thursday at 6:00PM until Easter to playing hand bell in preparation for Easter service performance. Everyone are welcome, all ages, with experience or without. As long as you are able to read easy sheet music and follow the count.

If you have any questions contact Marlena Schike at [email protected]