Schedule of Events


January 

January 1—Happy New Year


January 3—Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M.

January 4—Choir-6:30 P.M.

January 6—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M. (Communion)

January 7—Epiphany
Sunday School begins-9:00 A.M.
Communion at Zion (8:30 A.M.) and at First Church (10:30 A.M.)

January 9-Monday, January 22—Pastor Kayla is on vacation

January 10—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Praise Singers-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M.

January 11—Zion UMW-9:30 A.M.
Choir-6:30 P.M.

January 13—Pastor Kayla and Patrick Carney's wedding-1:30 P.M.
NO Saturday worship

January 14—Pam Seebach will fill the pulpit at both Zion and First Church

January 17—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Praise Singers-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M.

January 18-Choir-6:30 P.M.

January 20—NO Saturday worship

January 21—Becky Ullom will fill the pulpit at both Zion and First Church

January 22—Items for the February newsletter are due in the office-Noon

January 23—Hope Team meeting-7:30 P.M. at Assisted Living

January 24—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Pastor will lead Bible study at Accura-2:00 P.M.
Pastor will lead Bible study at Evans-3:00 P.M.
Praise Singers-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M.

January 25—Choir-6:30 P.M.

January 27—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.

January 29—Choir sings

January 31—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Praise Singers-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M.


       LOOKING AHEAD: Ash Wednesday-February 14


December 2017

Saturday, December 2—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.-Communion
Sunday, December 3—Zion worship at 8:30 A.M.-Communion
Sunday School-9:00 A.M.
First Church-10:00 A.M.-Communion
Bridal Shower for Pastor Kayla-2:00-4:00 P.M.
Wednesday, December 6—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Pastor will lead worship at Accura Care Center-2:00 P.M.
Pastor will lead worship at Evans-3:00 P.M.
Trustees' meeting-6:00 P.M.
Praise Singers-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M.
Thursday, December 7—Choir-6:30 P.M.
Friday, December 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.
Saturday, December 9—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.
Sunday, December 10—Sunday School-9:00 A.M.-Practice for Christmas Program
Choir sings
Wednesday, December 13—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Cresco Circle-Noon
Praise Singers-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M.
Thursday, December 14—Pastor at the Ministerial meeting-10:30 A.M.-12:00 P.M.
Zion UMW-11:00 A.M.
Choir-6:30 P.M.
Saturday, December 16—Pastor will be at a district meeting-7:00 A.M.-3:30 P.M.
NO Saturday worship
Sunday, December 17—Sunday School-9:00 A.M.-practice for Christmas Program
Christmas program “The Not-So-Silent Night”-10:00 A.M.
Praise Singers sing
Monday, December 18—Items for the January newsletter are due in the office-Noon
Wednesday, December 20— Bible Study-9:15 A.M.
Praise Singers-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M.
Thursday, December 21—Choir-6:30 P.M.
Saturday, December 23—NO Saturday worship
Zion's Christmas Program-7:30 P.M.
Sunday, December 24—Zion service-8:30 A.M.
NO Sunday School
First Church service-10:00 A.M.
Christmas Eve service at First Church-5:00 P.M.
Monday, December 25—Merry Christmas!
Tuesday, December 26—The church office will be closed
Wednesday,December 27—NO Bible study
NO Praise Singers
NO Confirmation/Youth Group
Thursday, December 28—NO choir
Saturday, December 30—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.
Sunday, December 31—Zion service-8:30 A.M.
NO Sunday School
First Church service-10:00 A.M.


Looking Ahead: January-our month for Meals on Wheels
Pastor Kayla and Patrick Carney's wedding-January 13
Pastor will be on vacation January 9-January 22
Pam Seebach will fill the pulpit on January 14
Becky Ullom will fill the pulpit on January 21











November 1—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
     Praise Singers-6:30 P.M.
     Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M.

November 2—Zion UMW-9:30 A.M.
     Choir-6:30 P.M.

November 4—Ingathering kits delivered to Cedar Falls
     Saturday worship-5:00 P.M. (All Saints Day & Communion)

November 5—Daylight Saving Time ENDS (FALL back one     hour)
     All Saints Day & Communion at Zion (8:30 A.M.) and First          Church (10:00 A.M.)
    Charge Conference-1:45 P.M. at Charles City

November 8—Men's Breakfast-7:00 A.M.
    Bible study-9:15 A.M.
    Cresco Circle-1:30 P.M.
    Praise Singers-6:30 P.M.

November 9—Choir-6:30 P.M.

November 10—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.
    Confirmation Class will attend a synagogue in Rochester-                                                 5:30 P.M. (Required)

November 11—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.

November 12—Wrapping shoeboxes for Operation Christmas                                               Child-9:00 A.M.-Sunday School
      Praise Singers sing 

November 12—Pastor will leave after the 10:00 service for                                                a conference in Ames

November 13—Shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child                                                      picked up by Staci Wicks

November 15—Bible Study-9:15 A.M.
     Praise Singers-6:30 P.M.
     Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M.

November 16—Choir-6:30 P.M.

November 17-Items for the December newsletter are due in the                                                        office-Noon

November 18—Pastor will be at a district meeting until 3:30                                                                                                        P.M.
    Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.

November 19—Choir sings
    Set up for Swiss Steak Dinner-1:00 P.M.

November 20—Swiss Steak Dinner-4:00-7:00 P.M.

November 22—Men's Breakfast-7:00 A.M.
    Bible Study-9:15 A.M. (Advent study begins)
    Community Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service at Immanuel                                                                   Lutheran Church

November 23—Have a blessed and safe Thanksgiving!

November 24—The church office is closed.

November 25—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.

November 26—NO Zion worship
    NO Sunday School
    Zion Harvest Mission Service and Dinner-12:00 Noon

November 28-East Room will be used for a library program-                                                                        5:00-9:00 P.M.
    Hope Team-7:30 P.M. at Assisted Living

November 29-Bible study-9:15 A.M. (Advent study)
     Praise Singers-6:30 P.M.
    Confirmation/Youth Group-7:30 P.M. Youth will decorate                  the sanctuary following Confirmation.

November 30-Pastor will lead worship at Country Winds
    Choir-6:30 P.M.

LOOKING AHEAD: Bridal Shower for Pastor Kayla-December 3-2:00-4:00 P.M.
Christmas Program Practices-December 10 & 17-9:00 A.M.
NO Saturday worship-December 16 and December 23
Christmas Program-December 17-10:00 A.M.
Zion Christmas Program-December 23

Christmas Eve Service-December 24






October 2017

Sunday, October 1-Communion at Zion (8:30 A.M.) & First Church (10:00 A.M.)
World Communion Mission Moment
Choir Sings

Wednesday, October 4-Men's Breakfast 7:00 A.M.
Bible Study
Trustee's meeting 6:00 P.M.
Praise Singers 6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group 7:30 P.M.

Thursday, October 5- Choir practice 6:30 P.M.

Saturday, October 7-Saturday Worship 5:00 P.M.

Tuesday, October 10-SRRC (PPRC) Meeting 6:30 P.M.

Wednesday, October 11-Men's Breakfast 7:00 A.M.
Bible Study 9:15 A.M.
Cresco Circle 12:00 noon
Praise Singers 6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group 7:30 P.M.
Swiss Steak Committee meeting 7:30 P.M.

Thursday, October 12-Zion UMW 9:00 A.M.
Choir 6:30 P.M.

Friday, October 13-Pastor leads Bible study and communion at Evan 9:15 A.M.
Pastor leads Bible study and communion at Assisted Living 10:15 A.M.

Saturday, October 14-Saturday worship 5:00 P.M.

Sunday, October 15-Praise Singers at worship service

Wednesday, October 18-Men's Breakfast 7:00 A.M.
Bible Study 9:15 A.M.
Pastor leads worship at Hawkeye Care Center 2:00 P.M.
Pastor leads worship at Evans 3:00 P.M.
First Church Finance Committee 6:00 P.M.
NO Praise Singers
First Church Ad. Board meeting 6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group 7:30 P.M.

Friday, October 20- Items for the November Newsletter are due by noon

Saturday, October 21- Pastor will be at a district meeting 9:00 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.
Saturday worship 5:00 P.M.

Wednesday, October 25 - Men's Breakfast 7:00 A.M.
Bible Study 9:15 A.M.
Praise Singers 6:30 P.M.
Confirmation/Youth Group 7:30 P.M.

Thursday, October 27 - Choir 6:30 P.M.

Saturday, October 28 - NO Saturday Service
Sunday, October 29 - Combined Service at First Church 10:00 A.M.

     Looking Ahead:  November 5 Charge Conference at Charles City 1:45 P.M.
                                  November 20 Swiss Steak Dinner

     










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