HELP ZION WITH THRIVENT DOLLARS!

Do you have Thrivent Choice Dollars waiting to be donated to a charity of your choice? Log onto your Thrivent.com account to determine if dollars are available. Dollars earned in 2017 are available to donate until March 31 of 2018. Zion is registered to receive choice dollars – just type in the church name and location and designate the dollars!  Based on…

Church Basement Ladies – the Sequel

The Parish Life Group is going to see the sequel to the “Church Basement Ladies”on April 26th. The play is being performed at the Pines Dinner Theatre in Allentown, PA. Please use the sign-up sheet available in Fields Hall so reservations can be made. 5 more tickets are available. Carpooling opportunities are being discussed. Please…

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner Thank You

Thank-you to all who helped out with the congregational /mentor dinner last night. We drew a good crowd! Special thanks to Jance Denzler and the “Kitchen Cuties” for preparing the delicious food, and to the youth who served and cleaned up. Proceeds collected last night total $551 and will benefit the 2018 ELCA Youth Gathering…

Sunday School Heifer Project

The Sunday school children are going to participate in a Heifer Project this Lenten Season. The mission of the Heifer Project is to end poverty and hunger around the world, and we hope the children will enjoy being part of this mission. Students will learn about the project today and will be asked to participate…

Call Committee update

We are fortunate to have two of our youth, John Zeier and Isabella Brobst,  join our call team. Please stay tuned to Happenings and our other forms of communication for updates as the Call Team’s work gets underway.  

Matthew Frommeyer Eagle Scout Court of Honor

The family of Zion Member Matthew Frommeyer invites you to join them at Matthew’s  Eagle Scout Court of Honor and reception, to be held here at Zion in Faith Hall on February 25th at 2:00 (please note the time, which is a change from the newsletter).  Matthew was involved in the exterior sign project here…

Lenten Soup Supper and service Begins February 21st

Lenten Soup Supper and Services  begin on Wednesday, February 21st.  Come for  supper at 6:15 pm and stay for the service at 7:00 pm. We would appreciate  two “soup makers” for each week. The sign-up sheet is on the board in Fields Hall.  

Ash Wednesday

We will begin our 2018 Lenten Season with a celebration of Ash Wednesday on February 14th. Our Ash Wednesday service will begin at 7:30 pm in the church sanctuary and will include, for those who desire the imposition of ashes.  

Feast on Pancakes this Tuesday

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner is BACK!  Tuesday, February 13th starting at 6pm join us for pancakes, sausage, bacon, hash brown casserole and fruit salad.  A “free will donation” will be taken and  proceeds will benefit the 2018 ELCA Youth Gathering Fund.  

Bible Study this Tuesday 2/13

The Tuesday Bible Study Group will meet on February 13th. Our study focuses on the lectionary passages for the coming Sunday. All are welcome to join in! The group meets at 12:00 pm at Pezzo Pizza, in Long Valley, for lunch before our study begins at Zion at 1:00.