I-94 Open This Weekend! The scheduled closure of I-94 has been cancelled due to the forecast of wet weather. The closure will be rescheduled. As we receive information regarding the closure, we'll post it here. See you soon at Zion!
Adult Catechesis meets for the first time in 2020 on Thursday, December 9 – Sung Vespers in the Church at 6:00 p.m., Catechesis follows.
The Feast of the Holy Family (1/12) – Sung Mass in the Church at 10:00 a.m. The elected Officers of the congregation will be installed during Mass on January 12. After Mass, the Christmas decorations will be taken down - please plan to join us, many hands make light work!
The Feast of the Baptism of our Lord Jesus Christ will be celebrated at a sung Mass in the Church on Monday, January 13 at 7:00 p.m.
The Feast of the Transfiguration of our Lord Jesus Christ will be celebrated at a sung Mass in the Church on Sunday, February 2 at 10:00 a.m. Since February 2 is also the Feast of the Presentation and Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Candlemass blessing will be done before Mass. This blessings sets apart for Churchly use all the candles to be burned in the Church and Chapel in the coming year.
The Baptism of our Lord (1/13) –
Sung Mass in the Church at 7:00 p.m.
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, which Fr. Braden leads from the Greek text. On Wednesdays we are currently finishing a study of the Epistle of St. Paul to the Galatians, which is also led from the Greek New Testament.
- 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, with an eye to the Hebrew that underlies the text.
- 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 Martin Luther's great The Babylonian Captivity of the Church.
- Membership/Confirmation Classes are held periodically, scheduled to be convenient to those seeking membership at Zion. Youth Confirmation class is held Saturday mornings at 10:00 a.m. Luther's Small Catechism is the main text for both membership and Confirmation classes. 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