Good evening everyone! This is the day that the Lord has made.
Let us rejoice and be glad in it!
This week is Epiphany Sunday. Epiphany, which is January 6th, is the day we celebrate the manifestation of Jesus Christ. For Epiphany, the message for today's service was "The Glory of the Lord Rises" with scripture from Isaiah 60:1-7.
We invite you to join us next Sunday, January 12th, we will install Mary Marino and Michael Coleman as Deacons on Consistory.
OTHER CHURCH ANNOUNCEMENTS
2020 - The Year of Healing at First Reformed Church of Saddle Brook
SADDLE BROOK - 2019 was a difficult, painful, dark year for so many in our congregation and community. And yet, while acknowledging all that happened, Pastor Christopher and The Consistory believe God is calling us to a year of healing in 2020. The kick-off for "2020 - The Year of Healing" will be Sunday, January 19th at 10:30am First Reformed Church of Saddle Brook, NJ, during which we will praise God, speak of the Kingdom and Pastor Christopher and the Elders will welcome anyone forward to be anointed with oil (from Jerusalem) and be prayed over. Please join in prayer and support for this blessed calling and mission.
For further information and to view our news post about the "Year of Healing, CLICK HERE.
2020 Church Directories
The 2020 Church Directories are available on the back tables in the Sanctuary. Please take one copy per family.
The 2020 calendars are available on the back tables in the Sanctuary. Help yourself and take one home!
Christmas Card Box
The Christmas Card box is located on the table in the Overflow Room in the rear of the Sanctuary. Please check to see if there are any cards for you there.
Prayer Cloth Ministry
Have you have placed someone on the prayer list and would like to have a prayer cloth for them? Please contact Kathy Alia or Winnie Caputo. Prayer cloths are also available at no cost for special occasions such as baptisms, graduations, confirmations, births, marriages and special anniversaries. Donations are also welcome to defray costs of making prayer cloths. For more information on the prayer cloth ministry, click HERE.
Ongoing Clothing Drive Our continuing clothing drive will accept bagged donations of clothing, clothing accessories, shoes, bedding, household linens, towels, handbags, wallets, jewelry, and backpacks. All items must be of usable quality. We cannot accept toys, stuffed animals, books, cookware, dishes, curtains, pillows, breakable items or furniture. All donations can be left outside Pastor's garage doors.
LAST WEEK'S PRAYER CONCERNS AND THANKSGIVINGS (DECEMBER 29TH)
Brian, Renee, Mary, Rosalie, Stan, Margaret, Lucy, Colleen's husband, friend of Maya, Frances, Al, Jim, traveling mercies, Thanksgiving for seeds planted by God.
A complete list of prayer concerns is located on the table in the rear of the Sanctuary.
Tuesday 1/7 - Christianity 101 Adult Bible Study 7:30pm
1) Sunday School and Adult Bible Study 9am
2) Worship Service and Installation of Deacons 10:30am
***CLICK HERE TO VIEW OUR FULL CALENDAR OF UPCOMING EVENTS***
Thank you for taking the time to read through this week's announcements. Feel free to share with your family and friends. God bless you!
In His Service,
The First Reformed Church of Saddle Brook, NJ
5 Ackerman Avenue (corner of Saddle River Rd)
Saddle Brook, New Jersey 07663