Opportunities to Serve

Outreach Committee Meeting – Sunday, January 21

Looking to give back to the community? Come to the Conference Room on Sunday, January 21 at 11:30 a.m. for our monthly outreach committee meeting. All are welcome and we always encourage new members. Join this forum to discuss initiatives, plan events, and share in fellowship. We really look forward to meeting you and hearing…

Toni’s Kitchen – Lend a Helping Hand

Toni’s Kitchen has a long standing reputation of connecting people with food, social services, and resources to better lives. Now you have the chance to be a part of the large team of individuals that make Toni’s Kitchen happen. We have several types of volunteer work that you could be a part of, not just…

Christ Child Projects

St. Luke’s will collect toys, presents, linens, and other goods as listed below for several ministries that comprise the Rosanne Morey Christ Child projects. Please read below for additional information, and contact information if you have questions or would like to participate. Each project has a different deadline, so don’t delay as some are early!…

Praying Not Enough? – Take Action Today

 If praying about gun safety is not enough for you, look online at www.heedinggodscall.org and join the movement to help make the world a safer and better place. Excerpts from remarks by the Rev. William A. Doubleday, Rector of St. Mark’s Church, Mt. Kisco, New York (and incorporated into Fr. Barrie’s sermon on October 8):…

Neighbors Feeding Neighbors Food Drive

Toni’s Kitchen proudly participates in the National Day of Service held each year on September 11. One of the best ways to help is to participate in our “Neighbors Feeding Neighbors” food drive. The purpose of this food drive is to collect food that helps to serve guests at Toni’s Kitchen, who are local to…

Battle Against Hunger September 10 – 11

The Battle Against Hunger is a nondenominational charity devoted to increasing public awareness about hunger and raising funds for charity kitchens and food pantries in New Jersey. Since its inception, the BAH has raised over $1,000,000. All funds raised by the riders go to their specific feeding programs.   Toni’s Kitchen is the food ministry…

Peace and Justice Ministry – April 2

The Peace and Justice Ministry is dedicated to our faithful efforts to live the Gospel. Join us on Sunday, April 2 at 11:30 a.m. in the Davis room to be a part of the conversation and the action. For information, please email Dan Salvito at dsalvito@gmail.com.

Training for Licensed Eucharistic Ministers – April 20 and 27th

Thursday, April 20 & Thursday, April 27, 2017 The Episcopal Church of St James, Church Library 581 Valley Road, Upper Montclair 7:00 p.m. – 8:45 p.m. A Eucharistic Minister is a lay person authorized to administer the Consecrated Elements at the Celebration of the Holy Eucharist. This is not a home visitor course. Topics will…

Second Time Around Shop Volunteer Opportunities

Can You Help? One or two strong volunteers are needed the 4th Saturday of each month at 9:00 a.m. to move heavy bags of donations at the Second Time Around Shop. Please contact Colette Emerson or Margaret Lockwood at the shop at 973-744-6220 x 309) for information. We appreciate your help!

Warm Clothing Drive – Throughout February

We will collect gently used winter coats for men, women and children now through the end of February for distribution to local people in need. We are especially in need of large and extra large men’s sizes. Drop them off in the back of the church or with Toni’s Kitchen during the week or during…