ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS, NJ - The Rev. Paul F. Rack will be preaching on openness, wonder and humility during this Sunday's 11 a.m. worship service at the First Presbyterian Church.
At the same service, the new pastor will officiate at the ordination of newly elected Elder Julie P. Stutzman and at the re-installation of previously ordained Elder Judy Curry-Phipps and newly re-elected members of the Board of Deacons, Maureen Sodon, Michelle Spaeth and Jackie Thomas.
A coffee hour will follow the service.
Rack's sermon is entitled "A Beginner's Mind," based on scripture from Luke 18, 15-30.
The adult choir, directed by David Nunez, will perform during the service, "I Love the Lord" as the introit and "House of God" as its offertory anthem.
Sunday School, which is open to all area youngster, will follow the pastor's children's sermon.
The 124-year-old handicapped accessible church at Third and East Highland avenues has extra parking available in a new municipal lot next to the Christian Education Building at 17. E. Highland Ave,
Child care for four-year-olds and younger is provided during each service.