Marjorie Mueller

Marjorie Mueller, mother of Marcia Davidson, just celebrated her 92nd birthday! Happy Birthday Marjorie! Marjorie moved from East Harwich, Massachusetts three years ago and currently resides in the Colonial Manor in Hackettstown. If you would like to send a note to Marjorie, her address is : 1627 Route 517 Colonial Manor Hackettstown, NJ 07840

Barry Blaine

Zion friend Barry Blaine (pictured here with his dog Molly) is undergoing some major health challenges. His wife Ellen, a long time Zion member, would like to share some thoughts about there experience with the congregation. “At this joyful time of year of our Dear Lord’s Resurrection, I felt the obligation to share with you…

Zion Historic Preservation Plan

John Bolt and his team are continuing their work on the Zion Historic Preservation Plan. This past month, Dr. Helga Schwartz met with Margaret Newman, a Historic Preservationist on the Bolt team who is concentrating on detailing the various historical renovations to the church building over the years. Specific concerns include the foundation of the…

Many Hands Make Light Work

This proverb was first recorded in English 700 years ago in the early 1300s. The reason it has stood the test of time is because it is true – many hands do make light work! On Saturday, April 7, 2018 the property committee is asking for your hands to make light work of the numerous maintenance tasks and opportunities to…

2018 Council Org Chart

The Zion Church Council has settled on some changes to its Organizational Chart. For contact information please refer to the directory. Executive Council and General Council meet on the Second and Third Tuesdays of the month at 7:00 pm. Thank you to all who have volunteered to serve!

Adult Forum

For the next few weeks, the Adult Forum Group will be talking about major reformers from Martin Luther to the Wesley brothers in England.  Our discussions will center on the similarities and differences in the views of various reformers and about the different Protestant denominations that arose from the many reformation traditions. The discussions have been…

“Christ is Risen!”

“Christ is Risen!”          As Christians we proclaim that phrase joyfully and boldly – at least at Easter.  It is, after all, the central claim of the Christian Church and the central theme of the season that we now enter.  In a few weeks though the phrase will be spoken far less often and with…

May Food Drive

We are still having snow storms so it seems hard to believe, but spring and summer are just around the corner! Good times in summer often involve food – a summer barbecue with friends and family, grilled hamburgers and watermelon on the fourth of July, an ice cream cone on a hot summer day. For…

ACT 2 End Racism Rally—Wednesday, April 4th Washington, DC

Join ELCA Bishop Elizabeth Eaton and members from National Council of Churches congregations from across the nation on this 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Visit rally2endracism.org for more information.