There will be a Christmas Day worship service at 9 AM on December 25. This service will be “Lessons and Carols” with holy communion. *There will be no hospitality after service.
There will be a Christmas Eve worship service at 4 PM (family service) and 9 PM on December 24. Both services will be with candle light and communion. The Sunday School children will be singing as well as the Senior Choir will perform a Christmas Music Concert beginning at 8:30 PM.
Advent is a time that combines mystery, somberness, playfulness, hope, and joy as the church prepares for and anticipates the arrival of the Christ. Music for the season reflects the many moods, feelings, and colors. Join the Bell Choir and organist Charles Potter for a program of Advent music in Zion’s beautiful sanctuary at 3:30 PM… [Read More]
Poinsettias can now be ordered. Please use the envelopes located in the Narthex. Fill out the information on the front of the envelope, enclose $9.50 per plant, and return your envelope by December 11. Plants will come from Garrison’s in Wilton.
Come and join the fun of Christmas Caroling to our shut-ins on December 4 from 2-4 PM. There will be food and hot chocolate after at Zion. Sign-up on the nursery bulletin board.
First grade and older will rehearse for the Christmas program on Saturday, December 3 at 10 AM. There will also be rehearsal December 4 and 11 during the Sunday School hour. This year’s Christmas program will be on Sunday, December 11 at 4 PM. The program will feature Zion’s children, teens, and young adults. This… [Read More]
The Worship Committee will be putting up the Christmas trees and nativities on Thursday, December 1 at 5:30 PM. You and your family are invited to come and help. Youth may use this as a service project for confirmation. If you have any questions or would like to help, please speak with Dave Starkweather.
Sunday School 4th and 5th grade classes will put up the Mitten Tree on November 20 and it will remain up until Epiphany in January. Mittens, hats, scarves, socks, underwear, and sweatpants can be placed on the tree. These articles will be given to Lutheran Services in Iowa (LSI), Muscatine Center for Social Action (MCSA), and… [Read More]
Ecumenical is defined by the Oxford Dictionary as “representing a number of different Christian churches.” Every year the different Christian churches of Muscatine come together to worship and give thanks at a Thanksgiving Worship Service. The location varies from year to year, but the common goal of praise and thanksgiving is still key to this… [Read More]
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