Schedule of Events


June 2018


June 2—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M. (Communion)
June 3—Communion at Zion (8:30 A.M.) and First Church (10:00  A.M.)
June 5—Zion UMW-1:00 P.M.
June 6—Men's Breakfast-6:30 A.M.
Library Summer Program in church basement-9:00-11:00 A.M.
Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Pastor will lead worship at Accura at 2:00 P.M. and at Evans at 3:00 P.M.
Trustees' meeting-6:00 P.M. at fair stand
June 8—Pastor will lead Bible study and communion at Evans-9:15 A.M
Pastor will lead Bible study and communion at Assisted Living-10:15 A.M.
June 9—NO Saturday worship
June 11—Fair Stand Committee and Day Chairs' meeting-6:30 P.M.
June 12—“Days for Girls” sewing day-9:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M.
June 13—Men's Breakfast-6:30 A.M.
Library Summer Program in church basement-9:00-11:00 A.M.
Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Cresco Circle-1:30 P.M.
June 16—Pastor will be at a district meeting-7:00 A.M.-3:30 P.M.
Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.
June 19—Methodist Church Stand opens at the fairgrounds-7:00 A.M.-7:00 P.M.
June 20 through June 24—Mighty Howard County Fair
          The Methodist Church Stand is open from 7:00 A.M.-9:00 P.M. 

June 24-the stand will be open from 7:00 A.M.-7:00 P.M.
June 20—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Library Summer Program in church basement-9:00-11:00 A.M.
Items for the July newsletter are due in the office-Noon
June 23—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.
June 27—Men's Breakfast-6:30 A.M.
Library Summer Program in church basement-9:00-11:00 A.M.
Bible study-9:15 A.M.

June 30-Saturday worship-5:00 P.M. (Communion)
July 1—Communion at Zion (8:30 A.M.) and First Church (10:00 A.M.)

Looking Ahead: July 16-18—Vacation Bible School-6:00-8:00 P.M.

July 29–5th Sunday of the month-service for both Zion and First Church
at Zion-10:00 A.M.


April/May 2018

Sunday, April 15—Praise Sunday with the Praise Singers
Wednesday, April 18—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Praise Singers-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M.
Thursday, April 19-Choir-6:30 P.M.
Saturday, April 21—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.
Monday, April 23-Monday, April 30—Pastor is on vacation
Wednesday, April 25—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Fair Stand Committee meeting-1:30 P.M.
Pillow Cleaning-6:00-8:00 P.M.
Praise Singers-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M.
Thursday, April 26—Pillow Cleaning-7:30 A.M.-3:00 P.M.
Choir-6:30 P.M.
Saturday, April 28—NO Saturday worship
Sunday, April 29—Combined Zion/First Church worship-10:00 A.M. at First Church—Choir sings
Monday, April 30—Work on quilt-9:00 A.M.-3:00 P.M.
Wednesday, May 2—Men's Breakfast-6:30 A.M.
Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Trustees' meeting-6:00 P.M.
Praise Singers-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M.
Thursday, May 3—Cresco Ministerial meeting at First Church-10:00 A.M.
Saturday, May 5—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M. (Communion)
Sunday, May 6—Communion at Zion (8:30 A.M.) and First Church (10:00 A.M.)
Confirmation Sunday
Monday, May 7—Work on quilt-9:00 A.M-3:00 P.M.
Wednesday, May 9—Men's Breakfast-6:30 A.M.
Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Cresco Circle-1:30 P.M. at church
Friday, May 11—Zion UMW-8:15 A.M. at Assisted Living
Pastor will lead Bible study and communion at Evans (9:15 A.M.) and at
Assisted Living (10:15 A.M.)
Saturday, May 12—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.
Sunday, May 13—Senior Recognition Sunday
Monday, May 14—Work on quilt—9:00 A.M.-3:00 P.M.
Wednesday, May 16—Men's Breakfast-6:30 A.M.
Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Saturday, May 19—Pastor will be at a district meeting-7:00 A.M.-3:30 P.M.
Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.
Monday, May 21—Work on quilt-9:00 A.M.-3:00 P.M.
Items for the June newsletter are due in the office-Noon
Wednesday, May 23—Men's Breakfast-6:30 A.M.
Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Saturday, May 26—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.
Tuesday, May 29—Church office will be closed
Wednesday, May 30—Men's Breakfast-6:30 P.M.
Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Methodist Fair Stand Committee meeting-1:30 P.M.


March 2018 

March 2—World Day of Prayer-1:30 P.M. at Notre Dame Catholic Church

March 3—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M. (Communion)

March 4—Communion at Zion (8:30 A.M.) and First Church (10:00 A.M.)
Zion Lenten study-6:00 P.M.

March 5- “Days for Girls” workshop-10:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M.

March 7—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Trustees' meeting-6:00 P.M.
First Church Lenten study-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M.

March 8—Zion UMW-9:30 A.M.

March 9—Pastor Kayla will lead Bible study and Communion at Evans-9:15 A.M.
Pastor Kayla will lead Bible study and Communion at Assisted Living-10:15 A.M.

March 10—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.

March 11—Daylight Saving Time Begins (spring ahead)
District Conference at Waverly-2:00-4:00 P.M.
Zion Lenten study-6:00 P.M.

March 13—Pastor will read to children at Early Childhood Center

March 14—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Cresco Circle-1:30 P.M.
First Church Lenten study-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M.

March 15—Pastor will lead worship at Country Winds-1:30 P.M.

March 17—Pastor will be at a district meeting-7:30 A.M.-3:30 P.M.
Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.

March 18-Zion Lenten study-6:00 P.M.

March 20—Hope Team meeting-7:00 P.M. at Assisted Living

March 21—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
First Church Lenten study-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M.

March 23—Items for the April 15th-May newsletter are due

March 24—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.

March 25—PALM SUNDAY

March 28—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Seder Meal at Zion-6:30 P.M.-Confirmation Youth must attend.

March 29—MAUNDY THURSDAY
Sacrificial Breakfast at First Church-9:30 A.M. ALL are welcome!
Maundy Thursday service-6:30 P.M. at First Church

March 30—GOOD FRIDAY
Good Friday service at First Church-12:00 Noon

March 31—Easter Vigil service at First Church-8:30 P.M.

April 1—EASTER (Communion at Zion & First Church)

April 4—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Trustees' meeting-6:00 P.M.
Praise Singers-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M.

April 5—Choir-6:30 P.M.

April 7—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.

April 11—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Cresco Circle-1:30 P.M.
Pastor will lead worship at Accura (2:00 P.M.) and at Evans (3:00 P.M.)
Praise Singers-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M.

April 12—Zion UMW-9:30 A.M.
Choir-6:30 P.M.

April 13—Pastor will lead Bible study and Communion at Evans-9:15 A.M.
Pastor will lead Bible study and Communion at Assisted Living-10:15 A.M.

April 14—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.

Looking Ahead: April 23-May 1—Pastor will be on vacation

May-our month for Meals on Wheels

February 2018

February 3—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.-Communion

February 4—Communion at Zion and First

February 6—Mandatory Ethic Training in Waterloo for Pastor and Youth Director-all day

February 7—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Trustees' meeting-6:00 P.M.
Ad. Board meeting-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M.

February 8—Praise Singers-5:30 P.M.
Choir-6:30 P.M.

February 9—Zion UMW-9:00 A.M.
Pastor will lead Bible study and communion at Evans-9:15 A.M.
Pastor will lead Bible study and communion at Assisted Living-10:15 A.M.

February 10—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.

February 14—Ash Wednesday
Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Cresco Circle-1:30 P.M.
Pastor will lead worship at Accura Care Center-2:00 P.M.
Pastor will lead worship at Evans-3:00 P.M.
Ash Wednesday service-6:30 P.M (Confirmation Youth are required to attend.)
NO Praise Singers
NO Confirmation/Youth Group

February 15—Choir-6:30 P.M.

February 16—Items for March/April 1st-15th newsletter are due in the office-Noon

February 17—Pastor will be at a district meeting from 7:00 A.M.-3:30 P.M.
Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.

February 18—Choir sings
Lenten study at Zion-6:00 P.M.

February 20—Praise Singers-5:30 P.M.

February 21—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Lenten study at First Church-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M.

February 22—Choir-6:30 P.M.

February 24—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.

February 25—Praise Singers sing
District Ministry Market at First Church-2:00-4:00 P.M.
Lenten study at Zion-6:00 P.M.

February 28—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Lenten study at First Church-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M.


Looking Ahead: March 2-World Day of Prayer