WEEKLY NEWS & NOTES


COVID-19 GUIDELINES RELAXED FOR WORSHIP
The Council respectfully requests that anyone who is unvaccinated wear a mask. (1) If attendees are vaccinated, masks are optional; (2) Communion will continue on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month, using the individual chalices while staying in the pew: (3) Hymns will no longer be printed in the bulletins; hymnals will be used; (4) Sharing the Peace will continue to be done while staying in the pew; (5) Social distancing signage will remain.   In-person Sunday (9AM) service will also be live-streamed on Facebook and recorded each week and posted to YouTube by Sunday afternoon.  


 

SOCIAL TIME AT ZION RESUMES
Please join us for Social Time at Zion in the Fellowship Area each Sunday directly following the service.  If you are willing to host Social Time or wish to coordinate with someone to host Social Time, please contact Rick Freda (302-864-5700) or Becki McCullough (717-235-5032) to be added to the schedule.  Check out the Social Time Schedule here to see who'll be hosting. 


 

ANNUAL CHURCH PICNIC
Join us for the annual church picnic on Sunday, July 25, 2021 at Goodling Park in Loganville.  Worship service will begin at 11AM followed by lunch at noon.  The Menu: Ream’s famous chicken BBQ, baked potatoes, pepper slaw, applesauce and rolls... oh, and Hot dogs!  Sheet cake and drinks will be provided*, Carman’s ice cream served at 2:30. Bring plate, knife, fork, spoon, napkins for each person in your group.  Bingo will begin at 1:00 and conclude at 2:00. Please bring a wrapped gift labeled for man, woman or child.  There will be limited games for the younger children. Donation boxes will be available in the building to help defray the cost of the food.

Find the Picnic Sign-up Sheet in the back of the sanctuary. Questions? Contact the Christian Education Committee (Lois Goodling, Jeff Hoffman, Pam Hoffman, Bill Ream, Gloria Ream, Jim Ream, Bev Reindollar- Chair, Evelyn Roser, Pam Spangler).  We look forward to seeing you there!

*There will be certain changes due to COVID.  All food handlers will be gloved.  Please reach out with any concerns.


CHURCH OFFERING
Please continue to support Zion’s mission.  Your financial contribution can be made by:

  1. Mailing a check to Zion Lutheran Church, 47 Hanover Street, Glen Rock, PA 17327.  (Make sure to write your envelope number on the check)
  2. Online Giving on our website. 

CHURCH OFFICE HOURS
The office is now open to in person visits. It is best to contact Brenda before stopping in the office because she is still splitting her time working at home and in the office. Brenda can be reached at 717-235-3276 in the office, or on her cell phone at 717-793-7236.