LENTEN SUPPER AND SERVICE BEGINS THIS WEDNESDAY

This Wednesday, March 13th we begin our traditional mid-week Lenten Soup Supper and Service. Supper will start at 6:15 PM in Faith Hall, and we will proceed to the sanctuary for Lenten Vespers at 7:00 PM. We need two “soup-makers” each week. Please sign up on the sheet in Fields Hall if you are interested….

The Luck of the Irish

Join the Parish Life Group on March 15th at 1:00 PM in Faith Hall for “The Luck of the Irish” Be sure to “wear the green” and bone up on your Irish trivia! Contact Vi Muriello at [email protected] for information.

All About Love

For the Parish Life Group, February 8th was “ ”. This fun group got together to “name that love song”, laugh and eat some great snacks. Vi Muriello and Paul Litwiller, accompianied by Jeanette Baker on the violin, treated the group to a beautiful duet.

COLLEGE CONNECTION

The Sunday School children packed 19 care packages during Sunday School in the Splash Room on Sunday, February 10th as part of our ongoing “Mission Project Ministry” Thanks to the generosity of the congregation, the care packages were chock full of great snacks and goodies for our college students, along with sweet notes from the…

CONGRATULATIONS to Zion’s own Julia Trethaway!!!!!

INDOOR TRACK & FIELD MEET OF CHAMPIONS Trethaway blows away field in 3,200 Rich Bevensee for the Star-Ledger West Morris junior Julia Trethaway had her eye on the school record book when she toed the starting line for the NJSIAA girls indoor track Meet of Champions 3,200 meters. But she wasn’t chasing a time. When…

“Help Wanted”

In order to increase participation in Zion’s ministries and also give people an opportunity to use their gifts for the sake of Christ’s ministry, we’re trying something new: A “help wanted” section. As most people simply don’t volunteer after seeing something in writing, the end goal is for parishioners to personally invite others to participate…

Lent: God’s Gift to Us

What is Lent? Lent is mostly known in our culture as a time to give up something good; however, it’s really far more meaningful and life-giving than that! At heart, Lent is about seeing that we need forgiveness, and also experiencing God’s forgiveness. For Lutherans in particular, Lent isn’t a season of sacrifice, but rather,…

Make Cards with the Stamping Angels

Join the Women’s Ministry “Stamping Angels” and learn how to make beautiful stamped cards – no experience necessary! The next event will take place on Tuesday, February 19th, from 6:00 to 9:00 in Faith Fall. Contact Jance Denzler at [email protected] for more information.  

Thank You to the Youth From the Zion Eucharistic Team 

A special thank you to the Senior Youth Group for making lovely Valentine Cards which included some candy attached for all our shut-ins. We witnessed many smiles and thanks. Thanks to Emily Rochotte for inspiring this group to help others feel joy!  

COLLEGE CONNECTION THANKS

A big thank you to the Sunday Schoolers who packed our College Connection Care packages this past Sunday, and to all who helped out and donated the goodies for the boxes. We mailed 20 boxes full of snacks and loves notes to our college kids to let them know we are thinking of them this…