Say Hi to Vi

Zion’s own Vi Muriello is up and moving after having hip surgery last Friday.  She is recovering and receiving occupational therapy at Heath Village in Hackettstown.  If you would like to send Vi a card or note, the address is: 430 Schooley’s Mountain Road, Hackettstown, NJ, 07840.

Blessed are they who die in the Lord

Friends, We announce with sorrow that Helen Farwell, mother of Judy Bumpus  died this morning in Iowa.  Funeral arrangements are pending.  Please keep Judy and her family in your prayers. In Christ’s love, Pastor Dan Schroeder


A Holden Evening Prayer service will take place on July 19th in the outdoor worship center at 6:30 PM. Pastor Dan will be back to preside over the service. This is a great opportunity to invite a friend to Zion!  

Fall Lutheran Marriage Encounter Weekend

ATTENTION MARRIED COUPLES: If you haven’t already signed up for your Fall Lutheran Marriage Encounter Weekend, don’t delay.  Sign up today! The September Weekend (September 15-17 Weekend at Spruce Lake Retreat Center in the Poconos) has only a very few openings remaining.  The October 6-8 Weekend is to be held at a beautiful location in…

Save the Date for VBS 2.0

Please save the date for the Sunday School Ministry’s multifaceted mission project and outreach event on July 26th, from 4:00 to 7:00 PM. More information to follow – see the attached flyer for details. If you can help with this event, please contact Renee Feldman at We’d especially like some youth helpers – it’s…


If you are interested in learning some new songs, Zion Senior Choir’s Sarah Ochocki is putting together a Gospel Music Workshop, scheduled for Thursday nights at 7:00, July 13th  through August 3rd. This is an opportunity for people to explore some new music and be together. For more information, please contact Sarah at