Totenfest, The Commemoration of the Parish Blessed Departed will be celebrated with a sung Mass in the Church on Sunday, November 24, at 10:00 a.m. This is also known as The Last Sunday of the Church Year.
A Day of General Thanksgiving will be celebrated with a sung Mass in the Church on Thursday, November 28, at 10:00 a.m.
The Feast of St. Andrew, Apostle will be celebrated wtih a spoken Mass in the Church on Saturday, November 30 at 10:00 a.m.
The First Sunday of Advent, the beginning of the new Church's Year of Grace, will be celebrated with a sung Mass in the Church on Sunday, December 1 at 10:00 a.m.
Advent Mid-week Masses will be celebrated in the Church at 9:30 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 4, 11, and 18. Note the time of the morning Mid-week Masses - 9:30 a.m. This is scheduled to coordinate with the school lunch hours.
Regularly at Zion -
- Adult Bible Class is held twice each week - Sunday after Mass, and Wednesday after morning Mass. On Sundays we are are engaged in a close study of the Gospel according to St. John. On Wednesdays we are currently finishing a study of the Book of Genesis, and will soon begin a study of one of the Epistles of St. Paul.
- The Zion Men's Group meets alternating Tuesdays and Thursdays twice each month at 7:00 p.m. After singing Vespers in the Church, we are currently studying Chemnitz's Two Natures in Christ, a 16th century study of Christology. After our study, food and (Lutheran) beverages enhance our Gemütlichkeit.
- The Zion Women's Group meets twice a month on Saturdays at 1:00 p.m. We sing Vespers in the Chapel, enjoy coffee and baked goods, and then continue in our study of the Book of Proverbs.
- Adult Catechesis is offered Thursday nights at 6:30 p.m. At 6:00 we sing Vespers in the Church. The study following is currently a close reading of Herman Sasse's Lord Jesus Christ.
- Membership Classes are held periodically, scheduled to be convenient to those seeking membership at Zion. Two membership class series are currently being held. Contact the Church office for more information.
- Join us for one of these opportunities to study the Word of God, to learn more about Christian doctrine, and to enjoy the company of the faithful!
- Video of a full Sunday Mass at Zion is now available on our Youtube page - Click Here