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Crossroads Leadership Conference for Young Adults June 17-19

What does it mean to be a leader? Everyone leads whether they realize it or not, but HOW does one lead in the midst of a rapidly changing society? This workshop/retreat will help participants discover some of their gifts for leadership, and introduces the Adaptive Leadership framework, a model of leadership that is poignant and…

Empowering Women Forum – Sunday, June 19

Women’s Motivational Speaker Tina Jenious Flood, a Women’s Effectiveness leader, will offer a session at 11:30 a.m. on Sunday, June 19, in the Davis Room. Ms. Flood will present her Inspirational Coaching platform. She believes that there is a direct connection between perceptions of self and overall growth. Therefore, if people learn the skills needed to continuously design…

International Rescue Committee Collection – May 30 – 31

 HackensackUMC Mountainside hospital in Montclair is partnering with the International Rescue Committee in New Jersey (IRC), the Community Food Bank of New Jersey, and Kathleen’s Closet Thrift Store, Montclair Art Museum, Montclair Public Library, New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Temple Ner Tamid, Partners for Health Foundation, and Josh Weston to help hundreds of arriving refugees…

Membership Software Change

St. Luke’s has been using a system for tracking church membership for nearly a decade that has been a great help to parishes all over country. However, the makers of that software have a released a new program that is more efficient, user friendly, reliable, and flexible for our needs. As a result, St. Luke’s…

The Spirituality of Sound – Sunday, May 1 at 2:00 p.m.

We live in is a visually dominant world. “Seeing is believing,” we say. But the worlds out of which sacred texts such as the Hebrew Scriptures, the Christian Bible, and the Quran emerged were worlds of sound—mysterious and enchanted. We will explore these worlds, becoming familiar with the deeply spiritual nature of sound, and the…

Muhammad: Legacy of a Prophet – Final Screening May 23

Travel in the footsteps of the Prophet Muhammad to the Arabian Desert and the holy city of Mecca where Muhammad’s story unfolded, telling much of the story through the observations of contemporary American Muslims. Enjoy a moderated discussion after the film. The mission of Unity Productions Foundation is to create peace through the media, to…

Youth Group Meets – May 15

Don’t miss out on lunch and fun with the St. Luke’s Youth Group! Join us at the Rectory on Sunday, May 15 from 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. We are excited to see you there! For more information about the St. Luke’s Youth Group, please email info@slechurch.org. We provide food, fun, and fellowship, and everyone is…

Nominating Committee

If you are interested in running for Warden, Vestry, Diocesan Convention delegate/alternate, or Foundation Committee, Memorial Committee, please contact one of the members of the nominating committee. The members of the nominating committee are: Sarah Stransky at nominations@slechurch.org, Chair, Jinni Rock-Bailey at rockbailey@slechurch.org, Bert Jones jones@slechurch.org, Tom Laws laws@slechurch.org, and Martha Thalheimer at thalheimer@slechurch.org. This was…

In Search of the Divine Feminine – March 13

In Search of the Divine Feminine Sunday, March 13, 2:00-4:00pm What is the “divine feminine”? What is the impact of this concept on us – regardless of gender – as we navigate our journey? How we view and value ourselves is a critical component of how we live our lives as well as how we experience…

Adult Confirmation Registration Deadline – March 1

Adults are invited to be confirmed, received, or reaffirmed on one of six dates in April. If you would like to participate, for more information, or for questions, please visit dioceseofnewark.org/confirmation to download and complete registration forms. All forms are due by March 1. For more information, you may also email info@slechurch.org.