Category Archives: ministry

Doubt and Faith Event

On January 16th, 2022, you are invited to join us Sunday night at 7pm to wrestle with our faith, receive encouragement as we deal with doubt, and look to Jesus who is the Author of our faith (Hebrews 12:1 – … Continue reading

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New Year, Same Jesus

Happy New Year to our Zion family! As we pray and trust that the Christmas and New Year holidays have brought joy and celebration to you and yours, we want spiritually prepare ourselves for what the Lord in His providence … Continue reading

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Happy New Year’s Eve!

A reading from Psalm 90, from Philippians 4:4 – 7, and the following prayer:

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Festival of Lessons & Carols

Most years, before we partake of Holy Communion on the Christmas Day service, our congregation participates in a Festival of Lessons & Carols service. For many of us, that is a Christian tradition unfamiliar to us. The following will hopefully … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Tools

With the holiday this year, there are always challenges to obeying the Biblical command to “give thanks in every situation” and “be grateful.” When the holidays role around, there are a few extra minutes in between turkey naps and football … Continue reading

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Reformation Sunday 2021

This year, we join Christians and churches around the world to remember God’s grace during the time of the Reformation, to purify and prune the Church of the Lord Jesus Christ. Historically, God used a monk named Martin Luther when … Continue reading

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MissionFest ’21: MERF and Rev. Buikema

On Sunday, Oct 24th, we welcome Middle Easter Reformed Fellowship (MERF) and spokesman Rev. Derek Buikema to Zion! What is MERF?! “Middle East Reformed Fellowship (MERF) is an evangelical Christian missionary organization which serves in the Middle East, North Africa … Continue reading

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Sealed In The Spirit

The Giving SpiritThe Nicene Creed reminds us that the Holy Spirit is “the Lord and Giver of Life.” How does the Spirit give us life? While the Holy Spirit can be mysterious for Christians, God seals us in the Spirit to … Continue reading

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A Faith That Survives Deconstruction

A lot of people are talking about “deconversion” and “deconstruction” of Christian faith. As Christians wrestle with doubts, our changing world, the rise of spiritual “nones,” and watch other people sometimes walk away from the church of their youth, it … Continue reading

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Pentecost Round Up

The Holy Spirit is – as we confess with mouth & heart in the Nicene Creed – the Lord and Giver of Life. Everyone today is looking for better life. We want the “abundant life” that Jesus promised. And God’s … Continue reading

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