CAPITAL CAMPAIGN

Zion’s “Faith in Action” capital campaign is winding down and pledges continue to trickle in. We are still about $18,000 short of the council’s goal and about $23,000 short of Pastor Dan’s “preach from the roof” super goal.  If you are thinking about supporting the campaign with a pledge or simply with a direct gift,…

Help Us All Stay Connected to Our Youth!

If you have pictures of your college student’s “move-in day”, or any photos of our youth doing interesting things over the summer you’d like to share, please forward them to the office. We’d love to share them in the LVL newsletter! We’d also like to know what our new graduates are up to in the…

CROSSROADS GIANT CHURCH PICNIC 8/17

Crossroads Camp and Retreat Center is holding their annual Giant Church Picnic today.  Registration begins at 2pm and closing worship is at 6:30 pm.  Come and experience all your favorite camp things: Giant swing, Rock wall, canoeing, worship and food! Cost is $12 per person, $35 maximum cost per household.  For more info or to…

Martin Luther: The Idea that Changed the World is a “Go”!

The film , “Martin Luther: The Idea that Changed the World”, which will be shown tomorrow, Monday, August 21st at 7:30 pm has been sold out. Tickets cannot be purchased at the door on Monday. Only those who purchased tickets online can get in to see the film.  For more information please contact Pastor Dan…

WE ARE LOOKING FOR A DEHUMIDIFIER

The wet summer has caused moisture problems for us in the old basement of the office wing of Faith Hall.  We could use a dehumidifier (or two) in that area to keep the mold and mildew to a minimum.  Before looking into the purchase of a unit, we thought it appropriate to ask whether anyone…

Nursery Care

Nursery care will now be available for both the 8:00 and 9:15 services.  We hope this makes it easier for parents of Sunday School and young children to join us for services each week. Please look to the weekly Happenings emails for more information to come.  

Rally Day is coming!

Sunday, September 10th is Rally Day, when we start our new two-service schedule at 8:00 am and 9:15 am, and Sunday school will begin with Sunday school children  being dismissed to class after participating in the opening in the Sanctuary. Sunday School Registration forms are available in the Narthex, and on the bulletin boards in Fields Hall and the…

Hymn Sing 2

Zion will offer a second “Hymn Sing” on August 23rd at 6:30 PM with Wine and Cheese to follow. Submit your favorite hymns using the form inserted in the bulletin, or contact Malainie Hibler-Stoma at best-omaha@live.com.  

BUILDING USE MEETING

A “Building Use” meeting has been scheduled on August 28th and August 29th from 6:00 PM to 8:00PM for all outside and ministry groups who would like to use the facilities here at Zion for the 2017-2018 calendar year. Groups will submit calendar requests and fill out the necessary paperwork for council approval, as well…

Parish Center Office Hours Next Week

Laura Hamilton will be out of the office taking her daughter Claire back to school Thursday, August 17th through Tuesday August 22nd. She will be checking emails daily. Pastor Dan will be keeping his regular office hours, but since his regular day of rest is Friday, the office will be closed on Friday August 18th. Of…