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Sunday school 9:30 am  •  Worship service: 10:43 am 

Summer Sermon Series “Witnesses To The Light:
On Adventure With God & The Saints”

Sunday, June 23, 2019 – 

Pastor Mike Metzler

1 Samuel 16:1-13

“The LORD Looks At The Heart”


Celebrating One Another

Zion’s Summer 2019 Sunday School Program

9:30 – 10:10 a.m.


9:30          Welcome & opening words

9:35           Sharing, presentation, activity

10:05         Q & A

10:13          Closing prayer of blessing

10:15          Fellowship until worship time

Date Person(s) Sharing Topic

(Draft Title)

June 2 Isaac Alderfer Mid-East Experience
June 9 Aaron Kauffman Dissertation Summary – Missional faith in young adults
June 16 Katie, Jackson, & Marcus Maust Emergency Care
June 23 Deb King & Colton Frey Thrifty Ethos & Singing Together
June 30 Tony & Becky Brenneman Trails of Virginia
July 7 Emma Stutzman Hospice Care
July 14 Lorene Schrock & David Gingerich Hospitality & Coffee
July 21 Highland Retreat w/ Jim Clymer Ham Radio -Connecting around the world w/o cellular reception
July 28 Jamey and Gen Moyer-Groff Foster Care
August 4 Bob & Betty Lou Buckwalter Stories learned through sharing hospitality
August 11 Joy Yoder Connecting with others through seams.
August 18 Brenda Fairweather Creative eyes and making something beautiful together.
August 25 Daphna Community Event No SS Hour


Upcoming Events:

When registering your child for summer camp at Highland Retreat Camp’s website, please use the instructions (emailed) to indicate that your child attends Zion. Please contact Amy Rush if you have any questions.

Help support Ethan Gingerich as he works with Engineers in Action to build bridges with university chapters of engineering students in Bolivia and eSwatini. Contributions can be made by following this link. $6,150 is needed to provide 3 temporary staff members and expenses for the next 3 months.
July 18-20: Virginia Mennonite Conference Assembly, in H’burg. The theme is “Cultivating Good Soil.” Worship services will be at Lindale Mennonite Church; delegate sessions will be at Eastern Mennonite School.  There will be a Mennonite Disaster Service house-building project onsite (including dedication). VMMissions will have their Centennial Celebration.

July 19-21: Zion’s annual retreat at Highland

Nominate someone you admire! Recognize people who model Christian stewardship by nominating them for an Everence Journey Award, which includes $500 and $5,000 charitable donation awards. Learn more at Contact Jim Rush, Zion’s Everence Rep.


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