EVENTS. . .
Sunday 10:00 AM Worship
Choir Practice 8:30AM
served 1st Sunday of Month
BIBLE STUDY CANCELED SEPT. 17
Wednesday - Bible Study with
Rev. Lou Kilgore 2-3:15PM
9/18 Session 7PM
9/21 Fall Church Picnic 11AM-1PM
Bell Choir Performing 10AM
Fri 9/26 HMPC Book Group 1-3PM
Sat 9/27 HMPC Hosting Prayer Breakfast
10/4 Margreither Memorial 3PM
10/5 World Communion Sunday
Prayer Breakfast Invitation
calendar for Saturday September 27th. The High Mountain Presbyterian Church will be
hosting another Prayer Breakfast with the Grace Methodist Church of
Wyckoff. We will be starting at 10am. Please bring a breakfast item to share. Coffee, tea, water and juice will be
provided. Please check the PM and the weekly
bulletin for more information.
World Communion Sunday
that you read the flyers in your bulletin today and next Sunday so that you will
be aware of the vital need for action to bring about peace. On October 5th,
World Communion will be celebrated and the Presbyterian Peacemaking Offering
will be received. Your offerings will be
used to transform violence into communities of peace through all
presbyteries, synods and the Presbyterian Mission Agency.
Open House, Sunday, September 21st
from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm. Enjoy the picnic, the time of fellowship, meet new
friends but don’t leave before coming up to the 2nd floor of the
church house. Take some time and visit the space where your children and youth
gather to hear and learn about God’s love in Jesus and have fun. Your wish list
for the classrooms, your thoughts and new ideas are welcome, as well! Let us
share with the community and beyond, the good news of the living and loving
God. Don’t miss this opportunity. We hope to see you then. Childcare is
available for children ages 5 and under.
Empty Shelves in Many Food Banks
ECHO, one of the largest food banks in Paterson, is in dire need of food. Through the generosity of your giving, the
Outreach Ministry Team, on Sunday, September 2lst, during our Worship Service,
will present a $l,000.00 check to the Reverend Jonathan Campbell, Operations
Director, Director of CUMAC ECHO.
Please join us on September
26 to discuss the next HMPC Book Group selection. Newcomers are always welcome!
Sept. 26 The
Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
October 24 Longbourn
by Jo Baker
Honors to CIW
Founders Greg Asbed
and Lucas Benitez, Co-Founders of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers will
receive the Clinton Global Citizen Awards on September 21. Established in 2007,
these awards embody President Bill Clinton’s call to action by honoring
outstanding individuals who exemplify global citizenship through their vision
and leadership. These citizens have proven that diverse sectors of society can
work together successfully to devise solutions that effect positive, lasting
social change. We can continue to support the work of CIW by sending postcards
to Ahold, parent company of Stop and Shop, requesting they join the Fair Food
Program. Cards and letters are available in the narthex. For further
information, check the CIW website, http://ciw-online.org.
Memory Garden Workday October 18
All are welcome to join
us Saturday, October 18 at 10AM for our fall Memory Garden workday, followed by
a barbecue. Please bring rakes, shovels, wheelbarrows, gloves and energy. RSVP
to Barbara Fernstrom – firstname.lastname@example.org, 973-271-3389.
Iglesia Dinner Program October 25
Pans and recipes for
cooks are available this Sunday. Food to be delivered HOT to High Mountain at
3pm on Saturday, October 25th to be transported to Iglesia Hispana
in Paterson. We expect to serve over 100 persons and invite volunteers to help
serve. We will leave Franklin Lakes at 3pm and return about 7 pm. Contact
Barbara Fernstrom to sign up or for further information.
For all Bell Choir members and an invitation to
prospective Bell Choir members: Bell Choir practice has resumed on Wednesdays
from 7-8PM. Anyone wishing information
about joining HMPC Bell Choir may contact Lorna Noonan, Bell Choir Director at
A small group of HMPC members and friends meet every
Wednesday from 2-3:30 with Pastor Lou and read a section of the bible and discuss
how it relates to their everyday lives. If this sounds good to you, please consider joining us one afternoon -
coffee and cookies usually accompany the discussions. Everyone is welcome!
Get Ready to Sing!
Choir rehearsal has started for the 2014-15 season on Sunday mornings at 8:30AM
and all are welcome to join! Questions about the choir? Please call Mall Kiil,
Music Director, at 973-835-8212.
Bulletin Prayers & Announcements
for the Sunday Worship service should be emailed to the church office. Your announcement will appear in the next
Sunday bulletin. Deadline is the Wednesday before that week’s bulletin comes
would like the community to pray with you for a person or circumstance please
call the office no later than 2:30PM on the Friday before, and we will add this
to our Prayer Concerns List.
Office number is 201-891-0511