Youth

LVCNS Tricky Tray September 29th

There will be a Tricky Tray Committee Meeting on September 29th in Fields Hall for anyone who would like to lend a hand. The nursery school is looking for, help soliciting local businesses, looking for “Big Donations” from companies, wrappers, decorating committee and general help brainstorming ideas to make our event a success. The annual tricky tray raised over $8000 last year and is the school’s biggest fundraiser! In addition, it’s a fun night out for all.  Please contact LVCNS director Meghan Bridge for more information.

 

Yoga and wellness classes

Zion member Kiera Mitchell of Nutrition Intuition LLC and Amy Nesbihal from Transformations From Within are offering drop-in Wellness Classes for kids on certain Tuesdays from 4:15-5:15 pm, Adult Gentle Yoga on Wednesdays at 11:30 am and 12:30 pm, and Yoga for Kids on certain days at 5:30 to 6:30.  All classes take place here at Zion.  Please check the calendar for the class schedule on Zion’s website, or  contact Kiera Mitchell at [email protected] if you have questions or you’d like to register for any of these classes.

 

CONFIRMATION INSTRUCTION this wednesday

Confirmation instruction takes place after school at 3:40 pm on Wednesday, September 20th. If you would like to sign up to be the “second adult” during the confirmation classes, or can volunteer to bring snacks, the sign-up sheet is located on the Education Board in Fields Hall, or email Pastor Dan at [email protected]. We would especially appreciate a few mentors as volunteers! The kids will also be signing up for worship assistant slots, so parents please stop in at pick-up and bring your calendars!

 

Confirmation Instruction begins Next Wednesday, September 13th

Confirmation instruction will begin after school at 3:40 pm on Wednesday, September 13th. If you would like to sign up to be the “second adult” during the confirmation classes, or can volunteer to bring snacks, the sign-up sheet is located on the Education Board in Fields Hall, or email Pastor Dan at [email protected]. We would especially appreciate a few mentors as volunteers! The kids will also be signing up for worship assistant slots, so parents please stop in at pick-up and bring your calendars!

THE SACRAMENT OF HOLY BAPTISM

Celebrate with us as we receive two children into the life of the church through the sacrament of Holy Baptism!

On Sunday, September 3rd during our 9:00 am service of worship we will baptize Logan Charles Dietlein, son of Jennifer and Michael Dietlein. The Dietleins live here in Long Valley.

On Sunday, September 10th during our 9:15 am service of worship we will baptize Troy Alexander Rettberg, son of Jason and Melissa Rettberg of Hackettstown.

As with every baptism here at Zion Church, the congregation pledges its presence and support to those baptized as they grow in Christ.  Let us all make a special effort to get to know these new families and to support them as members of our loving community.

CONFIRMATION INSTRUCTION

Confirmation instruction will begin after school at 3:40 pm on Wednesday, September 13th. If you would like to sign up to be the “second adult” during the confirmation classes, or can volunteer to bring snacks, the sign-up sheet is located on the Education  Board in Fields Hall, or email Pastor Dan at [email protected]. We would especially appreciate a few mentors as volunteers!

 

Confirmands to Travel to Crossroads for “Low Ropes” this Saturday

Our Confirmands will travel this coming Saturday afternoonAugust 26th to Crossroads Camp and Retreat Center to do some team building in preparation for our coming year of confirmation instruction. We are scheduled to be there at 1:30 pm and will leave Zion at 1:10 pm and will return to the church around 3:45 pm for snacks and discussion. Confirmands: If you haven’t communicated to Pastor Dan whether you will or will not be attendingSaturday’s event, please contact him or call the church office! Parents:  We need two or three drivers to transport our teens to Crossroads. If you can help out, please let Pastor Dan know at [email protected].