Barry Blaine

Zion friend Barry Blaine is still recovering from illness, but has moved to a new facility. If you would like to send Barry a note, his new address is: William Blaine, Holly Manor, 84 Cold Hill Rd., Mendham, NJ, 07945, Room 30.  

Worship This Sunday

Join us for worship at 8:00 am and 9:15 am, with Sunday school at 9:15 am and Adult Forum at 10:30 am. Readings this week are: Ezekiel 34: 11-16, 20-24, Psalm 95:1-7a, and the gospel of Matthew 25: 31-46. Please see the attached December worship and special event calendar so you don’t miss out on anything this Christmas season.

Luther Quote of the Week

“To fulfill the law, however, is to do its works with pleasure and love, to live a godly and good life of one’s own accord, without the compulsion of the law. This pleasure and love for the law is put into the heart by the Holy spirit.”

Cantata

The Zion Senior Choir will present a Christmas Cantata Service on Sunday, December 17th at 9:15 AM.  Come join us and hear the music of Christmas.  The Cantata contains a fresh arrangement of carols and beautiful new songs to capture the spirit of Christmas.  For more information contact Marilyn Hibler

Save the date for holiday events!

Community Tree Lighting—The Annual Community Tree Lighting takes place here at Zion on December 3rd at 5PM (note that set-up time begins at 3PM). The tree lighting ceremony and concert will be followed by a reception in Faith Hall prepared by the Garden Club of Long Valley. The Long Valley Junior Women’s Club will feature…

CROSSROADS IS HIRING FOR THE SUMMER

Know someone looking for a summer job? The Cross Roads Camp and Retreat Center 2018 Summer Staff Application is now live! Located up the road, off of Pleasant Grove road, Cross Roads is looking for faithful young adults who love to work with youth, who feel called to make a positive impact on the lives of…

LVCNS “First Friends Program” Now Enrolling

Is your child going to be 2 1/2 to 3 years old in January? Long Valley Christian Nursery School is opening a new section of our popular First Friends Program on January 4th. This one day a week, drop-off class is the perfect introduction to a school environment. It will help toddlers begin to separate from…

Poinsettia Order Deadline is December 1st

You still have time to order and dedicate Poinsettias for the Christmas season! The church needs about 60 poinsettias every year to decorate the altar. Plants may be taken home after the holiday services. Please pick up the appropriate forms in the Narthex and drop the orders and checks in the collection plate or Laura…

No Bible Study this Tuesday 11/21

The Tuesday Bible Study Group will not meet this coming Tuesday, November 21st. The group will meet again on November 28th at 12:00 pm at Pezzo Pizza in Long Valley for lunch before our study begins at Zion at 1:00. We will focus our study on the lectionary passages for the following Sunday (please see…

Donations Needed For College Connection Care Packages

Donations of shelf stabile items for the College Connection boxes are being collected in the Narthex. Last call for updates on old or new college addresses – parents and students please send your info to Kerri Bataille at [email protected] Any questions please contact Kerri or Laura in the office.