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Holy Spirit Verona Food Pantry Shelves

Current Food Pantry Needs

Here are our current (July 28, 2019) URGENT need items (in order of importance): mayonnaise and ketchup paper towels toilet paper cleaning products (dish detergent, toilet bowl cleaner, cleanser, window cleaner, etc.) personal hygiene items (toothpaste, bar soap, deodorant, shampoo, shaving cream, etc.) Read more

Hope Gardens

We've begun a joint community garden with Holy Innocents, West Orange.  The plan is that some of the produce grown in Hope Gardens will be given out monthly at our Food Pantry. Read more

The Story of our Food Pantry

Our long time dream has become a reality. Led by the Outreach Committee, our congregation has always participated in activities to help those in need, but longed for a way to help those in our community directly. Read more
dove

We chose Holy Spirit because...

We chose Holy Spirit because... "This is my home. All of the activities, all of what we see at church are a collective effort of putting our faith into action. We don’t see any bystanders here; everyone participates. It’s a humbling and wonderful experience to be part of this community.”  - Member since 1985 Read more
Be Cool Campaign

Help Us Be Cool!

Holy Spirit Verona has launched a capital campaign to install air conditioning in our Main Sanctuary.  You can support us by sending in a check (indicate "Be Cool" in memo) or making e-giving payments here on our website.  We have several levels of "coolness" for you: Arctic Hare for up to $100, Snowy Owl for $100 - $499, Caribou for $500 - $999, Penguin for $1,000 - $2,499 or Polar Bear for $2,500+.  For full information on our "Be Cool" Campaign, click here. Read more
Easter Sunday 2019

"Be Cool" Campaign Kick-Off

We want air conditioning!  We're kicking-off a “Be Cool” Capital Campaign to air condition Holy Spirit!
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Easter 2019 Alleluia

High Holy Days in Photos

  You've heard the expression: a picture is worth a thousand words? Well, how about LOTS of pictures from our Sunday worship services. Check out the links below to #feelthejoy. Flowering Sunday Easter Sunday Palm Sunday Read more
Hegg Awards 2019

David P. Hegg II Lifetime Achievement Award

On Sunday, June 9 at St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Morristown, Mary Garland was honored with the David P. Hegg Lifetime Achievement Award. We thank Mary for her leadership of our Healing Ministry and for being the impetus behind the idea of Holy Spirit opening a Food Pantry. Congratulations Mary and thank you for all you do for our community. Read more
Chapel Chalice

Additional Summer Service Added

Are you away on weekends in the Summer?  We will once again offer a mid-week service using the readings for the upcoming Sunday.  On Thursdays at 7pm in July (beginning on July 11) and August a Eucharist Service will be celebrated either outdoors (weather permitting) or in our historic Chapel.  Consider attending and bring a friend! Read more

What I Expect of You as People of Faith

Inspired by a question she was asked at a Confirmation Retreat, Bishop Carlye Hughes shares what she expects of us as people of faith in northern New Jersey.  What she envisions applies as much to adults as it does to our newly Confirmed youth.  Watch the video here (time: 5:16). Read more

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