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Confirmation Classes Registration – Due September 17

Any youth member, grade 10 and up, is invited to sign up for Confirmation Classes. Email Kathy DeWalt at DeWalt@slechurch.org with questions. In order to participate in Confirmation this year, all participants MUST sign up by no later than September 17, the date of our first class meeting, in order to properly register for Confirmation…

Baptisms

Baptism is the rite of Christian initiation. Every member of the congregation has the opportunity to renew their own Baptismal Vows when we join with those who will be baptized.To register for Baptism in the future, please click here. For more information, please contact The Rev. John A. Mennell.

Blessing of the Backpacks – September 2

Join us on September 2 for “Blessing of the Backpacks!” Anyone heading off to any grade of school is welcome to come and have his or her backpack blessed for the upcoming school year. We especially encourage families with children going to a new school to come. All are welcome! Parents may also receive a blessing as…

Register for Church School! – Resumes September 9

Church School for youth from Pre-K through 12th Grade begins on Sunday, September 9 at 9:50 a.m. To learn more about the programs look at the Church School web pages in the Youth section or contact Director of Family Ministries Kathy DeWalt. Sign up your children and youth today! We look forward to seeing you!

Women’s Retreat – Registration Now Open

The Women‘s Group will go on Retreat to Holy Cross Monastery in West Park, NY the weekend of September 14-16, 2018. This will be a weekend of community, prayer, and conversation. All women are invited. We reserved a block of 20 rooms. Each room costs $245 for the weekend, which includes all meals and the…

2020 Visioning at St. Luke’s

We are constantly challenged by God to ask ourselves what we are called to do as individuals and as a church. Senior Warden Walter Booker is leading an effort to help us ask that question for St. Luke’s. A core team will organize a short parish wide survey and we hope to have cottage meetings…

79th General Convention – July 5-13, 2018

Every three years, elected clergy and lay church members from all the diocese of the Episcopal Churches gather to meet, network, and discuss church policies, reports, and more. General Convention 2018 is in Austin, Texas. From St. Luke’s, the following people are in attendance: Rector, the Rev. John Mennell as a delegate and partner Sonia…

July 4 Parade with Toni’s Kitchen

Mark your calendars for the Montclair July 4 Parade which starts Wednesday, July 4 at 11:00 a.m. and will include a Toni’s Kitchen presence with marchers! We will gather in front of St. Luke’s at 10:00 a.m. Come show your support for Toni’s Kitchen, while also enjoying live music, other community organization participation, and a…

Parish Clean Up Day – Saturday, July 21

Lend your skills, hands, and joyful presence at the St. Luke’s semi-annual clean up day! At 10:00 a.m., all are welcome to join the Men’s Group as we take pride and ownership of the property where we worship. Managing our grounds is good stewardship of God’s creation and we will do things like weeding garden…

Syrian Supper Club – Saturday, June 9

St. Luke’s Peace & Justice Ministry will sponsor a dinner by the Syrian Supper Club, which aims to “Eat well and do good at the same time.” Our new Syrian neighbors will share their cooking skills in a table of traditional food on Saturday, June 9 at 6:00 p.m. in the Assembly Hall. Enjoy conversation,…