ZION
LUTHERAN
CHURCH

Office: 717-235-3276

47 Hanover St.

Glen Rock, PA 17327

Sunday Worship 9AM

Pam Hoffman

Thursday, 27 June 2019 18:53

Annual Congregational Picnic

Great Weather - Great Food - Great Fellowship

Zion Congregational Picnic - 2018 - worship service outdoorsWe welcomed a record-breaking crowd at this year's annual congregational picnic on Sunday, July 28, 2019, at Goodling Park in Loganville.  We gathered on a hot but breezy day, and  Pastor Doug DeStephano (of Christ Lutheran Church in Loganville) joined us in worship with beautiful music by our own Nick Galinaitis. 

Zion Congregational Picnic - 2019 - great foodBy the time our worship service ended, this crowd was hungry and more than ready for chicken BBQ, baked potatoes, cole slaw, applesauce, and rolls. Hot dogs were available for good measure.  Even this meal would not be complete without the cakes, pies and cookies of every possible description -- all donated by our congregation. 

Zion xongregational picnic - 2019 - games for everyoneOnce everyone had enjoyed lunch, it was time for games -- indoor and outdoor.  Indoors, many of us played BINGO until there were no prizes left to win.  In the meantime, outdoors, the kids and many adults had fun with water games, a very spirited volleyball game, and more fun as the afternoon wore on.

But wait, there was more to come! The whole crowd lined up for their dish of Carman's Ice Cream to round out the day. It was a tired but happy bunch who left Goodling Park that day, and they were already thinking about next year.

Zion congregational picnic - thanks to all who helped to make the day a success.Many thanks to the Christian Education Committee for making this event happen and to Pastor DeStephano and all those who assisted with the worship. Thanks also to the many other members of the congregation who helped with all the set-up, clean-up, and errand-running.  We couldn't have done it without all of you.


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