MORRISTOWN, N.J., Jan. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Liquid Church of NJ was selected by the Tim Tebow Foundation as the New Jersey host site for the upcoming nationwide Night to Shine prom for people with special needs. This event will happen in 50 different cities across the country simultaneously on Friday, February 13, 2015 from 6-9 p.m.
The foundation's executive director, Erik Dellenback, shares the vision behind Night to Shine, "The Tim Tebow Foundation has a heart for people with special needs and we wanted to create a brighter day for people with special needs. Everyone should have the opportunity to experience a prom where they feel loved and welcomed and we pray this event will positively impact the lives of thousands of people across the country."
With a red carpet entrance and friendly paparazzi welcome, guests will be greeted by their very own buddy who will serve as their host for the evening. Guests will receive VIP treatment including flowers, hair and makeup, professional photography, food, dancing, games and more. The event will be complete with crowning ceremony where each guest will be crowned a prom king or queen.
Liquid Church, one of NJ's largest churches with locations in Morristown, Mountainside, New Brunswick and Nutley, is committed to serving individuals with special needs. Special environments and buddy support is integrated into the weekly Liquid Kids programs to create space for children with special needs.
Pastor Tim Lucas, lead pastor of Liquid Church said, "We are thankful for this opportunity to partner with the Tim Tebow Foundation and extend the strong desire to serve individuals with special needs that already exists at Liquid Church."
A team of volunteers is being assembled to assist in hosting these special guests. If you would like to be a part of Night to Shine prom, you can visit http://lqd.ch/night2shine for details.
Liquid Church is one of NJ's fastest-growing Christian churches. Founded in 2001 by Lead Pastor Tim Lucas, the church's vision is to "take church to the people" with campuses in Morristown, Mountainside New Brunswick, and Nutley. Approximately 3,500 people experience Liquid Church's worship services each weekend in New Jersey and around the globe through Church Online. As a part of its global outreach Liquid provides clean drinking water to the poorest of the poor with dozens of completed projects in Central African Republic, Nicaragua and El Salvador. Details available at: http://www.LiquidChurch.com/prom
The Tim Tebow Foundation exists to bring Faith, Hope and Love to those needing a brighter day in their darkest hour of need. That mission is being fulfilled every day through the foundation's five areas of outreach including Team Tebow, Timmy's Playrooms, Orphan Care, W15H and the Tebow CURE Hospital. For more information on the Tim Tebow Foundation, please visit www.timtebowfoundation.org