Christmas Pageant

Sunday, December 16
Christmas Pageant 2017

On Sunday, December 16 at our 10am Worship the children of our Sunday School will tell the story of Jesus' birth in our annual Christmas Pageant.

As this is the third Sunday of the month, we will also have our usual Children's Eucharist following the Pageant.


Sunday, November 18

On Sunday, November 18, all parishioners are asked to return their Re-Commitment forms.  On this day we celebrate the time, talent and treasure we all give to this community of Holy Spirit Verona.  Join us on the journey of "Transforming Generosity" and planning for our future.

Verona Interfaith Thanksgiving Service

Sunday, November 18
Verona Interfaith Thanksgiving Service 2017

The clergy leaders of four of Verona's houses of worship will continue a long-standing tradition in town by hosting an Interfaith Thanksgiving Service on Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 3pm.  The service will be held at Our Lady of the Lake located at 32 Lakeside Avenue and will feature a joint choir made up of voices from First Presbyterian, Our Lady of the Lake, the Verona Islamic Center and Holy Spirit.

Outdoor Eucharist / Sunday School Kick-Off

Sunday, September 9
Outdoor Eucharist

A full worship service with music outdoors, followed by coffee hour in the Fellowship Hall.

Parents should drop their child off in the Sunday School Room (lower level) by 9:50am as our activity begins promptly at 10am.

ALL SAINTS' DAY - Bring In A Photo!

Sunday, November 4

All Saints' Day is a day on which we pray the names of those we have lost in the past year (or longer).  We are reminded of all those who have marked our lives with a sign, act, word, experience from their own.  Once again, we encourage you to bring in a photo of a saint in your life, and you will be invited to share (during the sermon) a brief highlight of why this person is so significant in your life.

TIME TO FALL BACK... Don't Forget!

Sunday, November 4

Don't forget to turn you clocks back ONE HOUR before you go to sleep on Saturday, November 3... otherwise you will be EARLY for Church (which would NOT be terrible).

Blessing of the Animals

Sunday, October 7
Animal Blessing 2016

Join us for the annual Blessing of the Animals during our 10am worship on Sunday, October 7.  Bring your pet or photo of your pet and receive a personalized blessing at the conclusion of service.

Creative Beginnings Preschool Spots Available

Creative Beginnings Preschool

Our lower level tenant, Creative Beginnings Preschool (, has openings for their upcoming school year for 2 1/2 to 5 year old children.  Half-day and full-day programs available.

Contact Kim McDermott at (973) 239-2242 to schedule a tour.

Consecration of the XI Bishop of Newark

Saturday, September 22
Bishop-Elect Carlye Hughes

All are welcome to attend the ordination and consecration of the Rev. Carlye J. Hughes as the XI Bishop of Newark. Presiding Bishop Michael Curry will preside at the service on Saturday, September 22 at 11am at NJPAC in Newark.

Farewell Lunch for Bishop Mark and Marilyn Beckwith

Saturday, September 8
Bishop Mark Beckwith and Marilyn Olson

In recognition of their 11 years of service to the people of the Diocese of Newark, the Transition Committee is holding a luncheon honoring Bishop Mark Beckwith and Marilyn Olson on September 8, 2018 at the Skylands Event & Conference Center in Randolph.

The gathering begins at 11 AM. At 11:30 AM there will be a service of nonday prayer, followed by the luncheon.


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