Reformation Sunday – On October 27th, 5pm Zion Lutheran, Holy Trinity and the Lutheran Church of Holy Spirit are encouraging our congregations to come together for worship and a meal to help celebrate our common heritage as Lutherans. Details to follow as to what we are asked to bring for the covered dish dinner. Stay tuned for more info.
The Flag this month is dedicated from Ken King. In memory of of his beloved wife, Hilary King.
The Flowers this week is dedicated from Lisa Dowd in honor of her good friend Kim Fieramosca in all that she has achieved.
Coffee Hour will follow worship on Sunday, all are welcome!
Council Meeting will be Tuesday, October 15th @ 5:30 pm in the fellowship hall.
Choir is looking for people to join. Practice is Sunday, October 13th at 9 am.
Zion Lutheran and the Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit will be hosting 3 homeless families of Family Promise the week of October 20th. The families will be staying at Holy Spirit but we will share the overnight hosting, hospitality and dinner preparation for our families. If you can help in any way, please call Barbara Annarumma at 609-276-2485. Let us pray for these families in their time of need.
Date Saver – Bishop Tracie Bartholomew of the New Jersey Synod of the ELCA will be coming to Zion to lead worship, preach and greet our members on Sunday, December 15th at the 10am service. Following the service there will be a reception to meet our bishop and celebrate our unity in faith and mission. Come out and welcome our Bishop!
Prayers for Carole and Rudy Schneider. Carole is dealing with a rather severe back problem that will keep her resting for a number of weeks under Doctor’s care. Our thoughts are with you both! Get well soon!
We also want to thank Harold Hawkes for stepping up to take Carole’s place at the organ for the next number of weeks. Thank you, Harold!
Friends of Barnegat Light Beach Patrol fundraiser - T shirts $20.00 support your local lifeguards. Call Bob Preston at 201-819-4012.
Bryce Reynolds (Zion's Sunday School Teacher) and Charlie Ray will be performing in The Great Gatsby play at Southern Regional High School. Please see the attached order form for ticket information. A great night out, you don't want to miss this one.
Thursday, October 24th at 7 pm
Friday, October 25th at 7 pm
Saturday, October 26th @ 2 pm