This year, the confirmation retreat for the 7th and 8th grade students was held at Lutheran Valley Retreat. 85 students from various churches attended. 22 students were from Zion!
The Zion Lutheran Youth will be selling Dede Haiar’s delicious breakfast burritos on Sunday, January 31.
To pre-order fill out the order form below and return it to the church office by Wednesday, January 27. This is a fundraiser for the National Youth Gathering in New Orleans in July. Please support your youth! The cost for the Gathering will be about $2500. If you have questions about the burritos contact Marilyn at 303-659-2339 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pick up breakfast burritos on Sunday January 31 before or after both services. There will only be a few extra burritos made so preorder today!
Starting January 12 for 4 weeks, 7pm in the fellowship hall – we will be holding a small group leadership Bible study.
This will be an intense focus, 4 weeks- for leaders wishing to lead small groups or people who are curious! The Bible study theme will be; “Our love for another is a lifestyle, not a weekly activity.” Our God calls us to live together in the everyday, because that’s where he is and that’s often where he works.
Contact Marilyn Fingerlin at 303-659-2339 or email@example.com to register for the 4 week class. Can’t attend but are still interested in hosting a Community Life Builder? Call Marilyn today! This is an ongoing piece of the strategic planning
– Mercy, Witness and Life Together.
Coming January 12 for 4 weeks! Be a part of Mercy, Witness and Life Together!
Zion Lutheran Community Life Builders!
Small group leadership Bible study intense focus, 4 weeks- for leaders wishing to lead small groups or people who are curious!
“Our love for another is a lifestyle, not a weekly activity.”
Our God calls us to live together in the everyday, because that’s where he is and that’s often where he works. Contact Marilyn Fingerlin at 303-659-2339 or firstname.lastname@example.org to register for the 4 week class.
Can’t attend but are still interested in hosting a Community Life Builder? Call Marilyn today!
Our Confirmation class will join Risen Savior, Gethsemane, Summit of peace, and Beautiful Savior Lutheran churches at Lutheran Valley Retreat (LVR) this January 15-17.
We consider the relationship portion of our Christian Education to be very important, so we host this annual retreat at LVR as a MANDATORY part of our confirmation program. Sharing space, stories and this experience strengthens the relationship youth have with each other. Registration Packets went out today in the mail and are due back to the church office by December 15. If you have any questions please contact Marilyn or Pastor Christian at 303-659-2339 or email@example.com
When: The weekend of January 15-17, 2016
We will leave no later than 4:00p.m. from Zion. It takes 2 and a half hours to get to the supper stop in Woodland park and another hour of driving after supper.
Where: LVR- a Lutheran outdoor camp just northwest of Woodland Park, and Northwest of Colorado Springs.
Emergency numbers for LVR: 719-687-3560- there is limited cell service at LVR
Don’t Forget Supper Money!!! $7 to $10.00!
Return: We will return to Zion at 5:00pm on Sunday. If there are any concerns please let Pastor Christian know as soon as possible. 303-659-2339
Your Bible and Catechism
Two pairs of shoes (snow and tennis)
Two changes of clothes
Necessary prescribed medicine
Money for supper- $7 to $10
Snacks to be shared during study time
DON’T FORGET YOUR CATECHISM
Click below for important forms:
Join us for Zlight Jr. this Wednesday, December 2 from 6:00pm-7pm. There will be food, devotions and a short movie. Church Starts at 7pm. for Advent!
Then Zlight Jr. will “take a break” for Advent. Join us at Advent Services Every Wednesday at 7pm. We will start back up with lots of great activities after Christmas Break.
The ZLIGHT Nerf War is Coming!
When: December 30
Middle School 6:00pm-7:30pm
High School 8:00pm-10:00pm
Food and some bullets provided– Bring your own weapon
Where: Zion Lutheran Gym
$5.00 per person
Invite your friends!
Contact Marilyn at firstname.lastname@example.org to Register by December 16th
Parents of Zion Lutheran Sunday School Students,
We will be singing on December 27, 2015 at 9:30am. There is only one service this day with a cookie potluck following the service. Please bring your cookies (at least a dozen) to the school kitchen before the service starts and then join us for familiar Christmas songs your children will be singing throughout the service.
Questions? Contact Marilyn Fingerlin at 303-659-2339 or email@example.com
- Wednesday, Dec. 2 at 10am & 7pm
- Wednesday, Dec. 9 at 10am & 7pm
- Wednesday, Dec. 16 at 10am & 7pm
Zion Lutheran School Christmas Programs:
- Thursday, Dec. 3 at 6:30 p.m. Christmas Program
Grades K, 1 & 2 in the Gym)
- Tuesday, Dec. 15 at 6:30pm
Grades 3, 4 & 5, Band, Choir & handbells in the Gym
Christmas Eve Candlelight Services
- Thursday, Dec. 24 at 4 p.m. & 6 p.m.
Christmas Day Holy Communion Service
- Friday, Dec. 25 at 9 a.m.
Unity at Christmas
Sunday School Christmas Program
- Sunday Dec. 27 at 9:30 a.m. (only one service this weekend)
New Year’s Eve Holy Communion Service
- Thursday, Dec. 31 at 5 p.m.
No Zlight Jr. on Wednesday, November 25th. Youth- please join up for the service project- decorating the Church Christmas tree on Saturday, November 28th at 9:00am to 10:30am.
Join Zion in being a light to the world in the Festival of Lights Parade.
- December 11th after school (3:30ish) we will begin preparations on the float for the parade.
- On Saturday, December 12th we will continue decorating and costuming at 11:00am.
- Then after the parade EVERYONE IS INVITED TO ATTEND the cocoa and appetizer party at 7:00 pm in the Fellowship Hall.
Come be a part of this wonderful community event!
The Nerf War is coming!!!!!!
Wednesday, December 30. The middle school “war” will begin at 6:00pm and go till 7:30pm. The high school war will begin at 8:00pm and got to 10:00pm Food, and some Nerf bullets will be provided. Bring your own Nerf gun. Bring your friends!!!!!!
Please check the Events Calendar for more information!
It’s Official! Zion Lutheran Church and School will have a float in the Brighton Festival of Lights, Saturday, December 12.
Mercy– we will support Bethesda Group Homes in this project.
Witness– we will be a presence in the Brighton community.
Life Together– we will meet after the parade for a hot chocolate, appetizer party in the Fellowship Hall.
Everyone is invited to help with this event! Please start picking up strings of white lights to donate to this event and bring them to the church or school offices.