Mentor Night/Congregational Lasagna Dinner

Mentor Night/Congregational Lasagna Dinner Jance Denzler is planning a fine meal with the “Kitchen Cuties” and our Sr. High Youth! Wednesday, May 16th 6PM, Faith Hall (Mentor night to begin at 7PM)  Free will offering to benefit the 2018 Youth Gathering Fund Bring a friend! Salad, lasagna, garlic bread and dessert included ….you know you’re hungry!  

Blast off for Books

First of two Mission Projects “Blast Off For Books” Houston Literacy Campaign Consider helping Zion’s 2018 ELCA Youth Gathering participants as they collect new/gently used books for the Houston Literacy Campaign! See the attached pages for more details on the project, and the listing of books we are collecting. Our goal is for each of…

Zion will honor its high school and college graduates on June 17th. We would love to profile all of our graduates in the June edition of the LVL newsletter!  Please email the office with details of your high school or college-aged child’s graduation, honors, awards and future plans. We’d love updates on last year’s graduates…

National Day of Prayer for VBS is May 20th

To celebrate Zion’s upcoming Vacation Bible School, please pause for a moment on the National Day of Prayer for Vacation Bible School. Here are some specific prayer ideas you can share with your family. Ask for God’s blessing over your church’s VBS and all who will be involved. Pray for the teachers, volunteers, and workers who…

Parents’ Night Out

Saturday, April 28th, the Zion Church Council sponsored a babysitting evening. Families of recently baptized children,  and families attending Christian coffee and conversation who have preschool children were invited. The children enjoyed an evening of playground time, play dough, balls, trains and blocks while their parents had a child free evening to spend as they…

DELEGATES NEEDED FOR the New Jersey  SYNOD ASSEMBLY!  The New Jersey Synod will hold its Annual Synod Assembly on Friday, May 11th – Saturday, May 12th at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in New Brunswick.  Registration opens at 8:00 am on Friday with the first plenary session beginning at 9:30 am.  All business should be completed…

THE RITE OF CONFIRMATION

On Sunday, May 20th Zion Lutheran Church will celebrate Pentecost Sunday and the coming of the Holy Spirit to the disciples of Christ. We will also welcome that same Holy Spirit into our midst as ten of our youth “confirm” the baptismal promises of their parents and enter into “confirmed membership” in the congregation. The Rite…

Zion Summer Schedule Begins

Our two-service Fall through Spring worship schedule will finish on Pentecost, Sunday, May 20th.  On May 27th we will begin our summer schedule with one service at 9:00 am. The single-service schedule will run through Labor Day weekend.  As in years past, we will alternate between Contemporary and Traditional services through the summer, beginning with…