2018 Stewardship Drive

Please remember to return your 2018 Pledge Cards to the collection box in the Narthex. The image of the rose that we have created is looking a bit “grayscale” and for each pledge that is received, a small sliver of the Luther Rose will return to full color. We hope that we can eventually see the…

A very big thank-you!!

Jeanne Howell would like to express her thanks to all who helped with and supported the craft fair. It simply cannot happen without everyone’s help and support. This year we raised just over $3400 which will be divided equally between the 11th Hour Pet Rescue and Sarah’s Fight for HOPE Foundation. A special thanks to new…

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…