Parish Life

Stamping Angels

Please join Zion’s Senior Youth on Saturday, January 26th at 5 PM for our 2021 ELCA Youth Gathering Annual Shareholder Dinner. The menufeatures:Appetizers, Caesar Salad, Roast Beef Carving Station, Baked Potato Bar, Vegetables and Rolls, and a Fabulous Desert! All food is served by Zion’s Youth Gathering Attendees, Free Will donations accepted, suggested donation $25 per person. Reservations will be taken during coffee hours on January 13th and 20th, or by mailing [email protected] or by phone at (908) 672-9747.

Operation Christmas Child Shoe Box Update

We received this letter in the office on December 20th:

Dear Friends!

This family received the presents from you. Tanya—9 years old, Kolya—6 years old, he is invalid, Angelina—3 years old. If (it) is possible you may send them the letter to (this) address:

Tanya and Kolya Holomozy
Sadova 22, Zabirya,
Kyevo-Svyatoshynski rayon, Kyivska oblast, 08145, Ukraine

2021 ELCA Youth Gathering Annual Shareholder Dinner

Please join Zion’s Senior youth for our 2021 ELCA Youth Gathering Annual Shareholder Dinner

Featuring: Appetizers, Caesar Salad, Roast Beef Carving Station, Baked Potato Bar, Vegetables and Rolls, Fabulous Desert!

All served by Zion’s Youth Gathering Attendees, Free Wil donations accepted, suggested donation $25 per person.

Reservations will be taken during coffee hours on January 13th and 20th, or by emailing [email protected] or by phone at (908) 672-9747.

No Educational Classes Sunday 12/30

Adult Forum, Sunday school will be in recess until January 6th. Coffee and Christian Conversation (CCC) will be in recess until the end of January in order to give folks an opportunity to take advantage of the special Adult Forum series GETTING GOD’S BEST OUT OF WORSHIP during the month of January.

“GETTING GOD’S BEST OUT OF WORSHIP”
Please join us beginning January 6th for a special Adult Forum series about worship taught by the Rev. Tim Wengert, our pastor’s husband. Rev. Wengert taught for 25 years at The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia.  He has written many

“GETTING GOD’S BEST OUT OF WORSHIP”
Please join us beginning January 6th for a special Adult Forum series about worship taught by the Rev. Tim Wengert, our pastor’s husband. Rev. Wengert taught for 25 years at The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia.  He has written many books and articles about the history of Lutheranism and Martin Luther. The topic for the first session on January 6th is: “The Center of Worship.”  There are several things that Christian worship cannot do without. Find out what they are and why they are so important. Look for more detail and a complete schedule in the January LVL newsletter!

HOLIDAY SERVICES

We hope you will join us for one or more of our holiday services! Join us Monday, Dec. 24th, Christmas Eve, at 4:00 PM for a “Children’s” Christmas Eve Service, and at 8:00 PM for an Evening Christmas Eve Service. On Tuesday, Dec. 25th, Christmas Day, at 10:30 AM we will have a Christmas Day Service.

Norah Lynn Muttart baptism

In Pastor IngridWengert’s first official act she celebrated the baptism of Norah Lynn Muttart on November 25th ,pictured here with Norah’s parents Darren and Kelli Muttart and Norah’s sponsors.