Stamping Angels is Coming Up

The next “Stamping Angels” is Tuesday, June 20th from 6:30 to 8:30 in Faith Hall.  Join Courtney Derr to make 5 cards for $15 – keep for and donate one to the church! For more information, please contact Courtney Derr at [email protected]

Quarter Auction Benefit Thank You

Thank you to those who came out to our first Quarter Auction this past Saturday to support the Zion Historic Preservation Fund. It was a small but fun crowd! We’d like to thank Karen Staada, Courtney Derr, Pam Moore, Jeanne Howell and Renee Feldman for sponsoring the auction as vendors, as well as all those…

Scholarship Deadline is Next Thursday, June 15th

High School Seniors and College students – don’t forget that the deadline for Wurffel Scholarship applications is June 15th!  Pastor Dan has application forms if you have lost yours.  These scholarships come out of the New Jersey Synod and are based upon need and church participation.

Summer Mini-Monastery Sessions

Join us this summer for a series of “Mini-Monastery” sessions after the 9:00 am church service. We will combine the spiritual discipline of St. Benedict with the teachings of Martin Luther to grow our relationship with God and the community. All adults, confirmation age and older welcome. Purpose: to set aside a time to follow our baptismal…

Worship Services This Sunday 6/4

Please join us this Pentecost Sunday for a Traditional Worship Service of communion at 9:00 am as we celebrate the Rite of Confirmation. In this rite, our confirmands will take upon themselves the baptismal vows of their parents and become full “Confirmed” members of our congregation and of the Lutheran Church.  This year we have…

Volunteers Needed for VBS

“Hero Central” is the theme for this year’s Vacation Bible School, June 26-30, 2017. We will be accepting student registrations through June 18th, and we are still in need of volunteers as assistants in both the classroom and the stations. Registration and volunteer forms are attached to this posting, and are also available on the bulletin…

Bible Study Field Trip

The Keanes have invited the Tuesday Bible Study Group to gather once more on Tuesday, June 13th at their new place in Pennsylvania. We will car pool from Zion, leaving at 10:30 am. We will lunch at the Keanes’ and have a Bible Study session on the passages for June 18th before returning to Jersey. Please join us for a fun outing…

Last Choir Practice

The Zion choir will have its last practice this Thursday, June 1st. Practices will resume in the fall.  If you have any questions or would like to be part of the choir, please contact Marilyn Hibler at 908-852-1437.

Time to Recognize the Sunday School Staff

Teachers are probably the most underrated yet the most powerful professionals in the whole world. Their work has a long term impact on not just the lives of the children they teach, but on society as a whole. They have the power to shape generations, impact minds and make the world a better place. We’d…

Copycat Panera Creamy Tomato Basil Soup Recipe

Ingredients  1 28 oz can crushed tomatoes  1 28 oz can diced tomatoes  1 tbsp crushed garlic  1 14 oz can chicken broth {or 2 cups}  2 Tbsp sugar  ⅓ cup butter  1 cup heavy cream  15-20 Basil leaves, chopped   Instructions Combine the tomatoes, broth, and garlic bring to a boil and let boil…