Celebrate Easter

Throughout Holy Week we are able to remember the reasons we celebrate Easter. March 24 – Maundy Thursday 6:30 pm Maundy Thursday Worship March 25 – Good Friday 12:00 pm Good Friday Community Service 3:00 pm Good Friday Neighborhood Walk We join our friends at Reformation Lutheran Church on Good Friday...

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Join us for a FREE meal

FREE meal for the community on Wed., March 9! It is time to join with friends and family and celebrate our second free meal for the community. Bring your family, friends and neighbors as we share good conversation, friendship and a caring ear and voice.  A community meal is a...

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Miracle at wedding!

Sunday, Feb. 21, the Sunday School children reviewed their unit on the Wedding at Cana, where Jesus did his first miracle, turning water into wine. They dramatized an Orthodox Jewish wedding, with brides and grooms, water into wine (Kool-Aid) and a wedding feast. The table displayed some of the aspects...

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Feb. 14 – Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day coffee hour features “Oldy-Wed” Game, chocolates for your sweetheart. You’ve heard of “The Newlywed Game” – come and experience the “Oldy-Wed Game!”  On Sunday, February 14th during coffee hour (between services), you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy a handful of Mt Zion couples being quizzed about their marriages...

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Ash Wednesday is February 10

Ash Wednesday is February 10 • Imposition of ashes at 12:00 noon followed by Bible Study • Ash Wednesday worship at 6:30 pm Why ashes on Ash Wednesday? Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the season of Lent. Lent is a time when many Christians prepare for Easter by observing...

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Breathing Underwater book study

The illusion is that we can build a secure, unmovable house. That the sand will always be a barrier between the house we have built and the ocean. Has the sea come calling you? Have you lived as though your only options are flight, drowning, death. How do you “breathe”...

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Mardi Gras Sunday

Mardi Gras Sunday is at the 8:30a.m. service and coffee hour on February 7! Can’t get to New Orleans this year for Mardi Gras?  Don’t worry!  Mt Zion’s early service will put you in a party mood while praising God. Join with ‘Fessor Hurst and His Windy Hill Wizzards Ragtime and...

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What about prayer?

Have you noticed the changes in the alcove in the narthex next to the Upper Room? It is now being used as a prayer room, but we are also calling it a War Room. In response to the movie War Room, people from Mt Zion have been searching for ways...

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Haiti trip planned

Hello all! This spring 8 students from my school St. Johns Northwestern Military Academy, and I, will be heading to Haiti to help a small town that has still not recovered from the earthquakes in 2010. Our team has been learning about Haitian history during the past few months as part of our...

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