Matthew Frommeyer Eagle Scout Court of Honor

The family of Zion Member Matthew Frommeyer invites you to join them at Matthew’s  Eagle Scout Court of Honor and reception, to be held here at Zion in Faith Hall on February 25th at 2:00 (please note the time, which is a change from the newsletter).  Matthew was involved in the exterior sign project here…

Lenten Soup Supper and service Begins February 21st

Lenten Soup Supper and Services  begin on Wednesday, February 21st.  Come for  supper at 6:15 pm and stay for the service at 7:00 pm. We would appreciate  two “soup makers” for each week. The sign-up sheet is on the board in Fields Hall.  

Ash Wednesday

We will begin our 2018 Lenten Season with a celebration of Ash Wednesday on February 14th. Our Ash Wednesday service will begin at 7:30 pm in the church sanctuary and will include, for those who desire the imposition of ashes.  

Feast on Pancakes this Tuesday

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner is BACK!  Tuesday, February 13th starting at 6pm join us for pancakes, sausage, bacon, hash brown casserole and fruit salad.  A “free will donation” will be taken and  proceeds will benefit the 2018 ELCA Youth Gathering Fund.  

Bible Study this Tuesday 2/13

The Tuesday Bible Study Group will meet on February 13th. Our study focuses on the lectionary passages for the coming Sunday. All are welcome to join in! The group meets at 12:00 pm at Pezzo Pizza, in Long Valley, for lunch before our study begins at Zion at 1:00.  

Help Zion with Thrivent Dollars!

Do you have Thrivent Choice Dollars waiting to be donated to a charity of your choice? Log onto your Thrivent.com account to determine if dollars are available. Dollars earned in 2017 are available to donate until March 31 of 2018. Zion is registered to receive choice dollars – just type in the church name and location and designate the dollars!  Based on…

Church Basement Ladies – the Sequel

The Parish Life Group is going to see the sequel to the “Church Basement Ladies”. The play is being performed at the Pines Dinner Theatre in Allentown, PA. Please indicate your preference for either April 19 or 26th on the sign-up sheet available  in Fields Hall so reservations can be made. Please see Vi Muriello…

Souper Bowl of Caring Thank you to all who participated in the Souper Bowl of Caring this past Sunday. A total of 230 donated food items were collected, as well as some cash donations, and all will be donated to the Long Valley Community Assistance Program (LVCAP) Interfaith Food Pantry. Our tally of food overwhelmingly…

WORSHIP SCHEDULE CHANGE MARCH 4TH

After many conversations and an informal survey, the Worship Committee recommended to the Church Council that the Sunday morning schedule return to its previous format: 8:00 am Contemporary Worship, 9:15 am Sunday School Hour, 10:30 am Traditional Worship. We will retain a bit of the opening format for Sunday school with an opening children’s song…

New Council Members Elected

The new council positions were determined at Tuesday’s Council Meeting. We thank the members who served in 2017 and have stepped down: Jance Denzler, Marilyn Hibler, Marna Keller, Vi Muriello, Emily Rochotte and former member Renee Feldman.  We welcome the following new members for 2018: Melissa Brobst, Judy Bumpus (Vice President), Martina Frommeyer (Secretary), Marlena…