Baptism

Baptism for Brinley Ryann Basho on June 3rd and Vanessa Marie Landolfi on June 24th. We hope that you will be with us as we recognize God’s grace and love toward these two children and welcome them into the congregation.

Thursday, June 24th,

we will take time to bless those who will be traveling to Houston and the 2018 ELCA Youth Gathering and wish them Godspeed as they represent Zion Church in the national gathering of some 30,000 or so youth and adults. We will also be blessing the gifts and mission items that they will be taking…

Friends in Christ, Summer is here!  (Don’t say that too loudly around our children as they look toward another three weeks or more of school!)  For the church, summer means a shift to a somewhat more casual schedule, yet the church certainly doesn’t go into hibernation.  Sunday school may be taking a break, and we…

“Blast Off For Books” Houston Literacy Campaign 

Zion’s 2018 ELCA Youth Gathering participants are still collecting new/gently used books for the Houston Literacy Campaign! Book donations and monetary donations will be accepted through early June in the bins located in the narthex. Money collected will be used to buy new books. You may pick up a listing of books being collected in…

BACCALAUREATE SERVICE

Zion will honor its high school and college graduates during the worship service on June 17th. We hope to see all of graduates and their families that Sunday!  

Father’s Day is Brick Sunday

Father’s Day, Sunday June 17th, is a great time to commemorate and pay tribute to the strength and dependability of our Fathers by dedicating bricks in their name to the Thrivent Builds program. Your special gift of $5 will enable the Thrivent builds program to work with the Habitat for Humanity organization to supply building…

Run For The Scouts!

Support Zion’s chartered pack, Cub Scout Pack 136, a member of the Patriots’ Path Council, on June 16, 2018 by participating in the inaugural Patriots’ Path 5k Run/ Walk at Duke Island Park in Bridgewater NJ. Follow this link to sign-up to run! https://runsignup.com/Race/NJ/Bridgewater/PatriotFamily5KRunWalk    

Crossroads Leadership Team to Lead Worship on June 10th!

On Sunday, June 10th, the summer leadership team from Crossroads Retreat Center in Califon will come to Zion and lead us in a “camp style” service of worship in our outdoor worship space (weather permitting). Crossroads hosts a wonderful summer camp schedule for any and all children elementary school age through high school, and special…

Stamping Angels This Tuesday 6/5

The next meeting of the “Stamping Angels” will take place on Tuesday, June 5th, from 6:00 to 9:00 in Fields Hall. Please join the Women’s Ministry to learn how to make beautiful stamped cards – no experience necessary!  The cost is $15—make 5 cards—keep 4 and donate 1 to the church. For more information please…

Recess for Adult Activities

Adult Forum, Bible Study and Christian Conversation and Coffee (CCC) are all in recess for the summer and will resume in the fall. CCC will resume on Rally Day!  Enjoy the summer break!