Zion has a tradition of having children receive First Communion during worship on Transfiguration Sunday, which is March 3rd. Pastor Ingrid will teach the children 2 sessions during Sunday School, and include parents in the 2nd one.
Sunday, February 24 th
9:15am – 10:10am – Students will Gather in the Sanctuary for Sunday School opening and then proceed to the Adult Forum Room where Pastor Ingrid will teach the children about the meaning of Communion, including its beginning as the Last Supper and also having the children taste wine – so it’s not a surprise the following Sunday
Sunday, March 3rd
9:15am – 10:10am – Parents and students will gather in Sanctuary for Sunday School opening; parents and children to stay in the Sanctuary for more teaching about the meaning of Communion, and then the logistical questions.
10:30am – Children will participate in worship (sitting wherever they normally would) and then receiving Communion for the first time. Pastor Ingrid will have contacted students for participation. Please let her know if you have any concerns and/or conflicts, or if you have not been contacted and are interested in having your child receive Communion.