Ramapo Reformed Church 100 Island Road Mahwah, NJ. 07430
GARAGE SALE: JUNE 15th & 16th
The Ramapo Reformed Church will continue its longstanding Bargain Bonanza garage sale tradition, rain or shine, Friday evening, June 15th, 6:00 - 9:00 pm and Saturday, June 16th, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm. There will be a bounty of yard, garage, furniture, and vintage treasures on sale for shopper of all ages. There will also be a snack bar available.
To donate items for the sale beforehand, please visit the church office Monday-Friday between 9:30 am and noon or call (201) 529-3075 for an appointment.
CHILDREN / YOUTH
Our Sunday school program meets in the Education Building, following the Message for Children, for children and students ages 3 through 6th grade. For more information, please see Debbie Grob or Marian Latz.
The Church also provides a Nursery service for infants and children through age 5 during the Worship Service. It is located through the left door off the coffee room
MAKE A JOYFUL HARMONY by adding your vocal talent to our choir. All are welcome. After June 24th, rehearsals will pick back up in September, on Wednesday nights at 7 pm and Sunday mornings at 9:30 am in the church.
ACTIVITIES \ EVENTS
CLOTHING CLOSET BAG SALE – Is Saturday, June 2nd from 9:30am-12:30pm. $5 per bag. Open to all!
GUY’S BREAKFAST OUT – Our next gathering is scheduled for Saturday, June 9th. Meet at the Ramsey IHOP at 8: 00am for a time of fellowship and good food.
COMMUNION – The sacrament of the Lord’s Supper will be celebrated Sunday, June 10th, as we receive this year’s confirmation class. A Deacon’s Fund collection will also be received during the last hymn.
POT LUCK LUNCH – Join us Sunday, June 10th, following church, for a pot luck lunch followed by beginning to set up for the garage sale. It has worked out well in past years to set up during the week leading up to the sale, which we will be doing from 6:30pm – 9:00pm Monday through Thursday. Please sign up and come and help out whenever you can.
GARAGE SALE – Now is the time to really organize your “stuff” to donate to our annual church garage sale to be held Friday-Saturday, June 15 &16.
MEPHIBOSHETH – Mark your calendar for Sunday, June 17th, when Andrea Linder visits us again to give us an update on her ministry to disabled children in Ghana.
CONSISTORY – Will meet on Monday, June 18th at 7:00pm.
CHOIR – Please note: the last Wednesday evening choir practice will be June 20th and the last Sunday morning choir practice will be June 24th. Choir practice will resume in September.
PICNIC - Celebrate the beginning of summer at our congregational picnic, planned for Sunday, June 24th, at the parsonage following worship. Hot dogs and soda will be provided with the rest being pot-luck, and of course, a grill will be available.
DECALOGUE – During the month of June, Pastor Bill will be exploring the Ten Commandments and how they can relate to our lives today.
CLOTHING CLOSET – Will be open each Wednesday in June, from 9:30am-12:00pm, to accept seasonal clothing. Please hold fall and winter items until October.
ONLINE GIVING - We are pleased to announce a convenient new way to make your regular offerings. With our new electronic giving program, you can easily set up a recurring giving schedule or make one-time contributions. At NO COST to you! We encourage you to set up a schedule of recurring contributions. It’s convenient for you and provides much needed consistency for our church. If you are currently giving on a weekly basis, you will no longer need to write out 52 checks a year or prepare 52 envelopes. Even when travel, illness or other circumstances prevent you from attending services, our church will continue to receive your contributions on an uninterrupted basis. To become an electronic giver, contact Roger Knauss or call the church office.
The CENTER FOR FOOD ACTION can always use your help! If you can donate canned or packaged goods, please do so in the boxes located in the foyer and the coffee room.
NEW MEMBERS: If you are interested in joining our church and would like to learn more, please see Pastor Bill for details.
The CLOTHING CLOSET MINISTRY accepts donations of seasonal clothing any Wednesday between 9:30am and noon. Please click here for more information.
FACEBOOK: Follow us on Facebook. Click the "Like" button to receive posts and updates on your Facebook page..
RECYCLE: We have started an Inkjet cartridge recycling program that will benefit the church. If you have used inkjet cartridges to donate, please drop them in the box in the coffee room.
COFFEE HOUR: If you would like to host a time of fellowship following worship, please sign up on the board leading into the coffee room.
EMAIL NEWSLETTER: To receive a monthly email listing of church announcements, events and more, send an email to email@example.com and type the word "Subscribe" in the Subject line. Please include your name and home address. The newsletter will be sent on the 1st of each month.
FRESH FLOWERS for the sanctuary in honor of a special occasion or in memory of someone may be arranged through the church office.