2018 Stewardship Drive

You will be getting a letter any day about our Stewardship Campaign to secure pledges toward the 2018 church budget.  We ask that you receive the letter with joy, prayerfully consider a pledge, and then fill out and return the enclosed pledge card to the church. Our campaign this year centers on the Luther Rose that is depicted…

Bible Study Tuesday 11/14

The Tuesday Bible Study Group will meet again this coming Tuesday, November 14th at 1:00. The group will meet at 12:00 pm at Pezzo Pizzain Long Valley for lunch before our study begins. We will focus our study on the lectionary passages for the following Sunday (please see the schedule in the November LVL Newsletter).  

Prayer Partners

The annual Secret Prayer Partner event will be held on Saturday, Nov.18 at 3:30 pm at the home of Dottie Weis,  14 Flintlock Drive, Long Valley.  Please bring a small gift for last year’s prayer partner if you had one.  New partners will be chosen and new people are always welcome. Please bring a favorite appetizer to…

Congregational dinner and “Mentor Night”

Everyone is invited to gather in Faith Hall next Wednesday, November 15th at 6:00 pm for a delicious meal prepared by the “Kitchen Cuties”. Following the meal, our confirmation students will have an opportunity for conversation with their appointed mentors. At the same time as the confirmation conversations, those who remain in Faith Hall will receive a presentation of highlights…

Operation Christmas Child Shoe Box Update

We appreciate all that participated in packing 62 shoe boxes for Operation Christmas Child this past Saturday and again Sunday morning! The children enjoyed filling the boxes with unique items and necessities, and crafting prayer boxes and cards to personalize each gift for a child in need somewhere in the world. (Last year our boxes…

Friday Night Movie!!!

Please join us Friday night,  November 10th at 7:30pm sharp, a 30 minute video, “The Morning Star of Wittenburg: The Story of Katharina von Bora , wife of Martin Luther” will be shown in the Sanctuary followed by “Luther-Mythbusting-10 things you thought you might have known about Luther”.  Please contact Doug Koeppen if you have any…

Save Zion some postage!

Please pick up your September 30, 2017 giving statements in the Narthex today to save us some postage. Unclaimed statements will be mailed this week. Statements reflect both regular and Capital Campaign giving, and include Simply Giving donations.  If you have any questions, please contact Barb Schulz at [email protected]  

Annie Clay

Zion member Annie Clay is recovering from surgery on her ankle. If you’d like to send your good wishes, she will be recovering at: Forest Manor, 145 State Park Rd., Blairstown, NJ 07825, Room 205. The main phone number at Forest Manor is (908) 459-4128.

Office Hours This Week

Laura Hamilton will be out of the office on Friday, October 27th attending a family event.  If you would like to sub in the office for any time during the day, please contact Laura in the office. If we do not have a sub, the office will be closed as it is also pastor Dan’s regular day…

Worship This Sunday 10/29

Zion will celebrate the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation with one Traditional Service of worship at 9:15 am. There will be no Adult Forum orSunday School this Sunday, and families are encouraged to attend church with their children for this important celebration. During the service Zion’s choir and bell choir will combine to present the premiere performance of a new composition written especially for…