What We Do

WORSHIP

The Divine Service is held on Sunday at 9:30 a.m. and on other festivals.  There are midweek services during the seasons of Advent and Lent.

 

SUNDAY SCHOOL / ADULT BIBLE CLASS

Sunday School classes meet at 9:00 a.m. on Sundays from September into May.  Classes are available for children from age 3 through high school.  The Adult Bible Class meets on Sunday at 9:00 a.m. from September to May and at 8:00 a.m. during the summer.

 

FIRST COMMUNION INSTRUCTION

A First Communion class is offered to young people who are in fifth grade or older.  They, along with a parent, meet with the pastor on five Wednesday evenings in September and October.

 

CONFIRMATION CLASSES

Confirmation classes for young people who are 8th grader or older are held on Wednesday after school, September through April.  The Rite of Confirmation is usually held on the third Sunday in May.  Young people in 6th and 7th grades have pre-confirmation instruction on Sundays during Sunday School.

 

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL

God has blessed Zion and the community’s children for many years through the summer Vacation Bible School program.  Each day offers an opening skit, story time, music, crafts, games, snacks, and a campfire.  Vacation Bible School is held in the evenings for one week during July.

 

ACTIVITIES

The LYF (Lutheran Youth Fellowship) is made up of teenagers (and includes their parents and often younger siblings).  There are camp opportunities, a Wisconsin Dells Day, special activities, service projects.  The LYF serves the annual Easter Breakfast.

There is a Ladies Guild affiliated with the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League.  There six study and fellowship circles for women.

Zion’s Fall Fest is held in October.  Proceeds from these events support mission outreach and special projects at Zion.

A special evening for women, which is hosted by men of the congregation, is held in May and features a meal and entertainment.

CHOIR

Zion’s Adult Choir has rehearsals on Sunday after the 10:00 a.m. Service and sings throughout the year.  New voices are welcome.

 

MISSIONS

By their generous financial support, as well as hands on efforts, the members of Zion engage in various endeavors to proclaim the Gospel and serve the needy in the world, America, Wisconsin, and on the local level.