Confirmation Classes Resume Next Wednesday

We hope our students enjoyed their long study break! Confirmation instruction will resume after school at  3:40 pm, Wednesday, January 3rd. Our topic of conversation is: Was Jesus of Nazareth God? If you would like to sign up to be the “second adult” during the confirmation classes, or can volunteer to bring snacks email Pastor Dan [email protected]

Bible Study Resumes Next Tuesday, January 2nd

The Tuesday Bible Study Group will meet again on January 2nd. Our study focuses on the lectionary passages for the coming Sunday. All are welcome to join in! The group meets at 12:00pm at Pezzo Pizza, in Long Valley, for lunch before our study begins at Zion at 1:00.

Luther Quote of the Week

For, if what the angel says is true, that he is our Lord and Savior, what can sin do against us? “If God is for us, who is against us?” [Rom. 8:31]. Greater words than these I cannot speak, nor all the angels and even the Holy Spirit, as is sufficiently testified by the beautiful and…

Open House at the Bumpus House, January 1st

You’re invited to an “Open House” at the Bumpus home (352 Pleasant Grove Road in Long Valley) on New Year’s afternoon – anytime from noon to 5 pm or so, January 1, 2018. Zach will be home between overseas assignments with the Air Force and would love to be able to visit with you in a less rushed setting than at church service….

Worship Sunday 12/31

Pastor Bruce Davidson will return to Zion on December 31st to preside over the “Service of Lessons and Carols” while Pastor Dan is on vacation. Will Beaumont will be playing the organ for us while Marilyn Hibler is on vacation. Thank you Pastor Bruce and Will! Because New Year’s Eve falls on Sunday, we will be holding only one morning service at 9:15 am, and there will be no Sunday School. We…

We hope you will join us for worship on Sunday, December 24th the fourth Sunday of Advent, at 9:15 am, for the Christmas Eve Family Service at4:00 pm and the Christmas Eve Candlelight Service at 8:00 pm. This is a great time to bring a friend or loved one! Readings for Sunday’s Advent service at 9:15 are: 2 Samuel 7:1-11, 16, Luke 1:46b-55, Luke 1:26-38. Our Christmas Day service will take place Monday, December 25th at9:15 am. One Service Only and No Sunday School…

2017 Christmas Cantata videos

2017 Christmas Cantata video parts https://youtu.be/oh8cJyNkmtM https://youtu.be/P0O4LLrhsfw https://youtu.be/ajRFMuesgBA https://youtu.be/tGDMKoU2SrA https://youtu.be/4m9t901_UDM https://youtu.be/i9sqRdzh3Kk https://youtu.be/se0hDCgYHYU https://youtu.be/o-QD0LwQ8mI https://youtu.be/gK7hjFaflr8 https://youtu.be/5lNK68o1Kyw https://youtu.be/hfEaxQzwgnI

Long Valley Christian Nursery School Tricky Tray

The LVCNS is offering advertising in the “Tricky Tray” fundraiser program to friends and families who own or run their own family businesses. For more information, please contact the preschool.  

Let Your Opinion Be Known!

The church council is looking for church members to fill positions on the Church Council for 2018 AND positions on the Call Committee that will interview new pastoral candidates. We will be passing out “suggestion slips” this coming Sunday in your church bulletins and ask that you fill out the slip with ONE suggested person…