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COVID-19 Policies For Zion (Updated 11/28)

Beginning the first Sunday after Thanksgiving, Nov 29th, we will be changing the schedule for the next several weeks. Sunday mornings will be as follows: 8:30 – 9:20 | Early Worship service (masks required)9:30 – 10:15 | Sunday school for … Continue reading

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Zion Updates on COVID Policy on Nov 17

The Zion Consistory met on Tuesday, November 17th and made the following decisions for our church family for the next few weeks. They are grateful for the prayers and support of the congregation as they have sought to follow Governor’s … Continue reading

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From Consistory: Worship Online May 3, Worship in Sanctuary on May 10

The State of Iowa changed regulations for churches beginning on May 1. Our Consistory has been prayerfully debating what is best for our congregation. After much deliberation and coming together in the Spirit’s unity, the following letter explains what we … Continue reading

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Different Preferences For COVID-19 Recovery

In our most recent sermon, we considered the danger of comparison. As our nation – and especially churches – begin the slow process of recovery, we will be tempted to compare. Some churches will add more options more quickly; some … Continue reading

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Day for Fasting & Prayer

Several international ministries have called upon churches and Christians to consider setting aside time on Saturday, April 4th for prayer & fasting. President of The Gospel Coalition and former mentor to Pastor Brian Rev. Dr. Julius J. Kim says, Like … Continue reading

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Ways to Give From A Distance

Many of you have asked about our congregation’s financial situation during the COVID-19 pandemic. First of all – thank you! What a joy for your Consistory and pastor to have a congregation that cares about stewarding God’s good gifts! This … Continue reading

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Resources for Faith During Coronavirus

As life is altered more and more by dealing with the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, we want to make sure we “keep our eyes fixed on Jesus, the author and perfecter of our faith” (Hebrews 12:2). But with so many distraction … Continue reading

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