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Miss Kirsten Conover Weds Donald Springer
Mr. and Mrs. Neilson Conover of Sarasota, Fla. and Northport, Me., formerly of Westfield, recently hosted the marriage of their daughter, Miss Kirsten Conover, to Donald Alan Springer of Boston. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. James Springer of Colorado.
The couple was married on Sunday, July 4, in a Congregational ceremony at the Vesper Hill open air Chapel overlooking Penobscot Bay in Rockport, Me.
After the couple took their vows, the chapel bell was rung, signaling a Scottish piper from a glen area in full dress to begin the ceremonial heralding of the newlyweds.
A string trio from the Bangor Symphony Orchestra performed during cocktails and dinner at the Samoset Ocean Front Resort in Rockport.
A championship diver, the bride is employed as Arts and Leisure Editor
Scaturo Family Welcomes Twins
Mr. and Mrs. Chuck Scaturo of Cranford have announced the birth of their twins, a son and a daughter, on Thursday, July 29, at Overlook Hospital in Summit.
Gregory James Scaturo, who was born at 11: 10 a. m., weighed 5 pounds and 3 ounces and measured 18 inches in length at birth.
Hannah Leigh Scaturo, who was born at 11: 12 a. m., weighed 5 pounds and measured 18 inches in length at birth.
The twins join their brother, Brett, age 31/ 2.
Their mother, the former Laurie Smith of Westfield, is employed by the Westfield Board of Education as the transitional kindergarten teacher at Tamaques Elementary School in Westfield.
The children’s maternal grandparents are Dottie and Bob Smith of Westfield.
Their paternal grandparents are Frann and Charlie Scaturo of Cranford.
Dante Vincent Born to Clausens
Marianna J. L. Clausen and David W. Clausen of Fanwood have announced the birth of their son, Dante Vincent L. Clausen, on Monday, July 12, at 3: 23 p. m. at Overlook Hospital in Summit.
Dante weighed 7 pounds and 14 ounces and measured 203/ 4 inches in length at birth.
He joins his sister, Ashley Elizabeth, age 3.
His maternal grandmother is Josephine Librandy of Scotch Plains.
Dante’s paternal grandparents are Doug and Jane Clausen of Fanwood.
for the Christian Science Monitor and attends Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass.
The bridegroom, who excels at golf, is a lecturer at various colleges and universities in New England.
Following a wedding trip to Bermuda, the couple reside in Massachusetts.
– Directory to Houses of Worship –
ALL SAINTS’ EPISCOPAL CHURCH 559 Park Avenue, Scotch Plains
Reverend Thomas Laws
BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH 539 Trinity Place, Westfield
Reverend Kevin Clark
CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTERDAY SAINTS 1781 Raritan Road, Scotch Plains
Bishop Linden Slaugh
COMMUNITY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH Deer Path & Meeting House Lane,
Mountainside (908) 2329490
Reverend Christopher R. Belden
CONGREGATION ARI YEHUDA 1251 Terrill Road, Scotch Plains
(Rear entrance of Assembly of God Church) (Rear entrance of Assembly of God Church) (Rear entrance of Assembly of God Church) (Rear entrance of Assembly of God Church) (Rear entrance of Assembly of God Church)
CONGREGATION BETH ISRAEL 1920 Cliffwood Street, Scotch Plains
Rabbi George Nudell
ECHO LAKE CHURCH OF CHRIST 419 Springfield Avenue, Westfield
EVANGEL CHURCH 1251 Terrill Road, Scotch Plains
Reverend Kevin M. Brennan
FANWOOD PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH Martine Avenue & La Grande Avenue,
Fanwood (908) 8898891
Reverend Robert T. Snell
THE FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH 170 Elm Street, Westfield
Dr. Robert L. Harvey
FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST, SCIENTIST 257 Midway Avenue, Fanwood
(908) 3228461 FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST, SCIENTIST
422 East Broad Street, Westfield (908) 2335029
FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH United Church of Christ 125 Elmer Street, Westfield
Reverend Harry Taylor Reverend Pamela Gilchrist
FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 1171 Terrill Road, Scotch Plains
Reverend Sam Chong
FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 1 East Broad Street, Westfield
Reverend David F. Harwood
GRACE ORTHODOX PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH 1100 Boulevard, Westfield (908) 2333938 or (908) 2324403
Reverend Stanford M. Sutton, Jr.
HOLY TRINITY GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH 250 Gallows Hill Road, Westfield
Reverend Dimitrios Antokas
HOLY TRINITY ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH Westfield Avenue & First Street, Westfield
Reverend Joseph Masielio
IMMACULATE HEART OF MARY RC CHURCH 1571 South Martine Avenue, Scotch Plains
Reverend John F. Kennedy
METROPOLITAN BAPTIST CHURCH 823 Jerusalem Road
Reverend Clement Griffin
MOUNTAINSIDE CHAPEL 1180 Spruce Drive, Mountainside
Reverend Dr. Gregory Hagg
OUR LADY OF LOURDES RC CHURCH 300 Central Avenue, Mountainside
Reverend Patrick J. Leonard
THE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH IN WESTFIELD 140 Mountain Avenue
Reverend Dr. William Ross Forbes
REDEEMER LUTHERAN CHURCH 229 Cowperthwaite Place, Westfield
Reverend Paul E. Kritsch
ST. BARTHOLOMEW THE APOSTLE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH 2032 Westfield Avenue, Scotch Plains
Reverend Michael A. Merlucci
ST. HELEN’S ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH 1600 Rahway Avenue, Westfield
Reverend Monsignor James A. Burke
ST. JOHN’S BAPTIST CHURCH 2387 Morse Avenue, Scotch Plains
Reverend Kelmo C. Porter, Jr.
ST. LUKE’S AFRICAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL ZION CHURCH 500 Downer Street, Westfield
Reverend Leon E. Randall
ST. PAUL’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH 414 East Broad Street, Westfield
Reverend Richard W. Reid
SCOTCH PLAINS BAPTIST CHURCH 333 Park Avenue, Scotch Plains
Reverend Gary Rothwell
TEMPLE BETH O’R/ BETH TORAH 111 Valley Road, Clark
Rabbi Shawn B. Zell
TEMPLE EMANUEL 756 East Broad Street, Westfield
Rabbi Charles A. Kroloff
TEMPLE SHOLOM 815 W. Seventh Street, Plainfield
Rabbi Joel N. Abraham
TERRILL ROAD BAPTIST CHURCH 1340 Terrill Road, Scotch Plains
Michael C. Seaman
TERRILL ROAD BIBLE CHAPEL 535 Terrill Road, Fanwood
(908) 3224055 WILLOW GROVE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
1961 Raritan Road, Scotch Plains (908) 2325678
Reverend Kenneth G. Hetzel
WOODSIDE CHAPEL 5 Morse Avenue, Fanwood
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Redeemer Lutheran to Offer Annual BacktoSchool Service
WESTFIELD — Redeemer Lutheran Church and School will hold its annual “BacktoSchool” Worship Service on Wednesday, September 8, from 7: 30 to 8: 15 p. m.
“The national events of this past school year revealed that many people need and want the opportunity to pray for our schools, teachers and students,” observed The Reverend Paul Kritsch, pastor of the congregation. “Although the public schools cannot offer such an opportunity, we as a Christian church with our own school can. 1999 marks the fifth September we’ve invited the community to join us in prayer for a new school year.”
He continued, “It is a joyful experience with the sanctuary filled with students and teachers from
Presbyterian Church Plans Rally Day Events Sept. 12
WESTFIELD — The Presbyterian Church in Westfield, located at 140 Mountain Avenue, will kick off its program year with a Rally Day celebration on Sunday, September 12, at 9: 15 a. m. in Assembly Hall.
The theme of the celebration will be “Prayers from the Ark,” as children in preschool through fifth grade explore the story of Noah’s Ark from a variety of perspectives; drama, art, science and mission, along with other topics.
Parents and adults of all ages are invited to participate. The morning event will also include an adult Bible study on the story in the Christian Lounge.
The program will conclude with a musical program presented by soprano Randi Marrazzo, who has sung leading roles with national opera companies and has taught voice at the University of Delaware and West Chester University.
She has also been the Children’s and Youth Choir Director at the Presbyterian Church of Chestnut Hill in Philadelphia.
around the area. The BacktoSchool Service is one of those few times when both public and parochial school people can specifically confess their faith and affirm their prayerful support of one another.”
The Reverend Kritsch has chosen Psalm 98: 1 as the text for his message: “Sing to the Lord a new song, for he has done marvelous things.” Miss Stefeny Stofa, Redeemer’s Director of Music, is preparing special music to be performed by instrumentalists and vocalists from the congregation.
Redeemer Lutheran is located at the corners of Clark and Cowperthwaite Streets. For more information, please call the church office at (908) 2321517.
Bishop E. Roy Riley to Speak At Faith Lutheran Church
NEW PROVIDENCE — E. Roy Riley, Bishop of the New Jersey Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), is slated to speak at Faith Lutheran Church in New Providence on Sunday, September 12.
The Bishop will preach at both the 8: 30 a. m. and 11 a. m. liturgies. These services will also feature special music, played by Jack Stuckey, a professional jazz clarinetist.
In addition, the Bishop will be speaking during the education hour, beginning at 9: 40 a. m., on current issues in the New Jersey Synod, as well as those facing the ELCA.
R e f r e s h ments will be served during the education hour. Childcare is available.
F a i t h L u t h e r a n Church is located at 524 South Street in New Providence. For more information, please call the church at (908) 4645177.
Immaculate Heart of Mary To Hold SignUp Weekend
SCOTCH PLAINS – The Immaculate Heart of Mary Roman Catholic Church in Scotch Plains will host “SignUp Weekend” on Saturday and Sunday, September 11 and 12, for people wishing to take part in RENEW 2000, a worldwide program celebrating the new millennium.
RENEW 2000 is a process of spiritual renewal during which people will meet in small groups of 8 to 12 to reflect on the scriptures, share their faith, and pray as a community.
The upcoming session, the third of five RENEW 2000 sessions to be
held throughout the year 2000, will run from Monday, October 4, to Friday, November 12.
During SignUp Weekend, following all masses, people may sign up to join a small group. The groups will meet once a week for six weeks. Participants may choose from among several meeting, days and times. Each meeting will last approximately an hour and a half.
For more information on RENEW 2000 and SignUp Sunday, please call the parish office at (908) 8892100.
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People for Animals Sponsors Casino Trip
HILLSIDE — People for Animals, a nonprofit animal welfare organization serving New Jersey, will sponsor a bus trip to the Showboat Casino in Atlantic City on Saturday, September 25.
All proceeds from the event will benefit the People for Animals pet rescue and adoption program.
A donation of $25 per person is requested, which includes $17 in coins, motor coach transportation and lunch, games and prizes on the bus. The bus will depart at noon from the Union Township municipal parking lot, where free parking is provided.
To register for this trip or for further information, please call (973) 3766711.
LeTip Group to Hold Networking Meeting
WESTFIELD — LeTip of Westfield, a local networking group, will meet Wednesday, September 8, at 7 a. m. at the Westfield Diner.
Business persons interested in networking are invited to the meeting. Breakfast is complimentary.
For more information, please call (908) 2726760.
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