Opportunities to Serve

Gifts Group Facilitator Training – RSVP by October 21

Gifts Facilitator Training This training will develop facilitators to lead future gifts classes this winter.  Facilitators lead their class participants through the established exercises and processes to do so. Facilitators also act as hosts to their class participants, doing everything in their power to make everyone feel respected, safe, and welcome. Do you have a…

Habitat for Humanity Build – Oct. 5

As part of Outreach, St. Luke’s is organizing a group of 10-12 people to go to Paterson on Saturday, October 5, to work on a Habitat for Humanity house. No experience is needed, and young adults 16 and over are welcome. We get up early, carpool over and spend a day doing God’s work. Please…

Second Time Around Shop

“For the rendering of this ministry not only supplies the needs of the saints but also overflows with many thanksgivings to God.”  2 Corinthians 9:12 St. Luke’s thrift store, the Second Time Around Shop has an urgent need for volunteer help on Thursday afternoons, 12:30pm – 3pm.  If you can help out, please contact Ellen…

Healing Prayer Team

“O Lord my God, I cried to you for help, and you have healed me.”  Psalm 30:2 Explore the healing ministries of Jesus Christ in discussion, reading, companionship, and in our work. At our monthly meeting, we humbly learn how to pray for spiritual, physical and emotional healing for ourselves and others. For some, our work is the…

Lay Reader

“Render service with enthusiasm, as to the Lord and not to men and women.” Ephesians 6:7 St. Luke’s is looking for new voices to add to our list of Lay Readers.  This is a perfect opportunity for new parishioners to get involved.  All you have to do is read out loud one of the Lessons…

Worship Committee

“O magnify the Lord with me, and let us exalt his name together.”  Psalm 34:3 Join St. Luke’s newly forming Worship Committee and help plan new worship opportunities.  We’re especially looking to extend our appeal to the community and attract the “Nones”–you know those who check “none” in the religious affiliation box.  Keywords:  spirituality, creativity, inspiration.

Battle Against Hunger Thank You

This year’s “Battle Against Hunger” bike ride fundraiser took place on September 6-8, 2013. Many joined us for a long bike ride through beautiful scenery and shared in great fellowship, All of the proceeds raised went to battle hunger. If you missed the bike ride this year, keep a lookout next September or email Anne…

Building & Grounds Committee

“As each has received a gift, use it to serve one another, as good stewards of God’s varied grace.”  1 Peter 4:10 The Buildings & Grounds Committee meets every first Monday of the month at 7:30pm.  Responsibilities include monitoring the maintenance or improvements to all of St. Luke’s property, inside and out.  Members work within…

Worship Assistant

“Do you not know that those who are employed in the temple service get their food from the temple, and those who serve at the altar share in what is sacrificed on the altar?”  1 Corinthians 9:13 Would you like to assist during the Worship Services? As a Worship Assistant, you would help the celebrant…

Action in Ministry

On the first and Third Sunday of each month a second collection is taken in the red baskets that goes directly to other ministries. These are our Action in Ministry collections. The AIM offerings offerings for June and July are earmarked for the Montclair YMCA Camp At The Lake to provide for children to spend…