Schedule of Events

May 2019
May 1 - Bible study 9:15 A.M.
              First Day of Meals on Wheels
              Fair Stand Committee meeting 1:30 P.M.
              Confirmation  7:30 P.M.
May 4 - Saturday Worship 5:00 P.M.(communion)
May 5 - Communion at Zion  (8:30 A.M.) First Church (10:00 A.M.)
              Last day of Sunday School
              Senior Recognition Sunday
May 6 - Work on quilt (9:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.)
May 7 - Day for Girls sewing day  9:30 A.M. t 3:30 P.M.
May 8 - Bible Study 9:15 A.M.
              Cresco Circle 1:30 P.M.
              Trustee's meeting 6:00 P.M.
              confirmation 7:30 P.M.
May 9 - Zion UMW 9:30 A.M. at Assisted Living
May 10 - Pastor will lead Bible study and communion at Evans 9:15 A.M.
                                                                 and Assisted Living 10:15 A.M.
May 11 - Saturday Worship 5:00 P.M.
May 13 - Work on quilt 9:30 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.
May 15 - Bible study 9:15 A.M.
May 18 - Saturday Worship 5:00 P.M.
May 19 - Fellowship after 10:00 A.M. service served by confirmands to raise                                                         money for camp
May 20 - Work on quilt 9:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.
                Items for newsletter due in the office by noon
May 21 - Pastor at Clergy Cluster meeting - noon
May 22 - Bible study 9:15 A.M.
                Pastor leads worship at Accura 2:00 P.M. & Evans 3:00 P.M.
May 25 - Graduation party in basement 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.
                Saturday worship 5:00 P.M.
May 26 - Baby shower for Pastor in the church basement from 2:00 to 4:00 P.M.
May 28 - Church office closed
May 29 - Bible study 9:15 A.M.
                Methodist Fair Stand  Committee meeting 1:30 P.M.


Looking Ahead:  June 7 - 11 Annual Conference
                            June 25 - 30 Howard County Fair
                            July 15 - 17 Vacation Bible School



March 2019
Friday, March 1—World Day of Prayer-1:00 P.M. at Immanuel Lutheran Church
Saturday, March 2—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M. (Communion)
Sunday, March 3—Communion at Zion (8:30 A.M.) and First Church (10:00 A.M.)
Fellowship will be served by the Confirmation Class.
Tuesday, March 5- “Days for Girls” sewing day-9:30 A.M.-3:30 P.M.
Pastor will read to children at Early Childhood Center-10:50 A.M.
Wednesday, March 6—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Ash Wednesday service-6:30 P.M. (Confirmation Class must attend)
NO Confirmation following the service
Thursday, March 7—Brent Vernon, ventriloquist and musician, concert-7:00 P.M.
Friday, March 8—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.
Saturday, March 9—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.
Sunday, March 10—Daylight Saving Time begins (spring ahead)
Zion Lenten study-6:30 P.M.
Tuesday, March 12—Trustees' meeting-6:00 P.M.
Wednesday, March 13—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Cresco Circle-1:30 P.M.
First Church Lenten study-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation-7:30 P.M.
Thursday, March 14—Zion UMW-9:30 A.M.
Ministerial meeting at Immanuel-10:00 A.M.
Saturday, March 16—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.
Sunday, March 17—Zion Lenten study-6:00 P.M.
Tuesday, March 19— “Days for Girls” sewing day-9:30 A.M.-3:30 P.M.
Pastor will be at a Methodist clergy meeting-Noon
Wednesday, March 20—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Pastor will lead worship at Accura-2:00 P.M.
Pastor will lead worship at Evans-3:00 P.M.
First Church Lenten study-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation-7:30 P.M.
Saturday, March 23—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.
Sunday, March 24—Soup Luncheon—11:00-2:00 P.M.
Zion Lenten study-6:30 P.M.
Tuesday, March 26—Items for the April newsletter are due
Wednesday, March 27—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
First Church Lenten study-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation-7:30 P.M.
Saturday, March 30—NO Saturday worship
Sunday, March 31—Combined Zion and First Church Worship at First-10:00 A.M.
Zion Lenten study-6:30 P.M.
Looking Ahead: April 2—PPRC meeting-6:30 P.M.
     April 9—Finance meeting-6:00 P.M.
     Ad. Board meeting-6:30 P.M.
     April 14—Palm Sunday
     April 17—Zion's Sedar Meal-6:30 P.M.
     April 18—Sacrificial Breakfast-9:30 A.M.
    Maundy Thursday service-6:30 P.M.
    April 19—Good Friday service-12:00 Noon
    April 21—EASTER
    April 22-29—Pastor is on vacation
    April 24-25—Pillow Cleaning


February 2019
February 2—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.-Communion
Sunday, February 3—Communion at Zion (8:30 A.M.) and First (10:00 A.M.)
Fellowship provided by Confirmands-free will offering
Tuesday, February 5—“Days for Girls” sewing day-9:30 A.M.-3:30 P.M.
Wednesday, February 6—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Choir-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation-7:30 P.M.
Thursday, February 7—Cresco Ministerial meeting at First Church-10:00 A.M.
Friday, February 8—Zion UMW-9:30 A.M. in East Room
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, February 9—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.
Sunday, February 10—Children will sing at 10:00 service
Wednesday, February 13
Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Cresco Circle-1:30 P.M.
Choir-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation-7:30 P.M.
Thursday, February 14—Pastor will lead worship at Country Winds-1:30 P.M.
Friday, February 15—Items for March newsletter are due in the office-Noon
Saturday, February 16—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.
Tuesday, February 19—“Days for Girls” sewing day-9:30 A.M.-3:30 P.M.
Wednesday, February 20—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Choir-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation-7:30 P.M.
Saturday, February 23—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.
Sunday, February 24—Choir sings
Wednesday, February 27—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Choir-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation-7:30 P.M.

Looking Ahead: March 1-World Day of Prayer at Immanuel Lutheran Church
March 6-Ash Wednesday
March 10-Zion Lenten study begins
March 13-First Church Lenten study begins
In Case of Bad Weather...
✔ If there is an early out for school or there is no school,
there are no evening church activities.
✔ Sunday worship cancellations will be announced on
KIMT (Mason City) and KTTC (Rochester). There also
will be email notifications.
✔ Ultimately, use your best judgment. If the weather is bad
enough for you to be wondering, it is probably better to
stay home.




Tuesday, January 1—Happy New Year
Wednesday, January 2—Meals on Wheels begins
Friday, January 4—Pastor will lead Bible study and communion at Evans-9:15 A.M.
Pastor will lead Bible study and communion as Assisted Living-10:15 A.M.
Saturday, January 5—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M. (Communion)
Sunday, January 6—Epiphany
Sunday School begins-9:00 A.M.
Communion at Zion (8:30 A.M.) and at First Church (10:00 A.M.)
Monday, January 7—Monday, January 14—Pastor Kayla is on vacation
Tuesday, January 8—“Days for Girls” sewing day-9:30 A.M.-3:30 P.M.
Wednesday, January 9—Trustees' meeting-6:00 P.M.
Choir-6:30 P.M.
Thursday, January 10—Zion UMW in East Room-9:30 A.M.
Saturday, January 12—NO Saturday worship
Sunday, January 13—Becky Ullom will fill the pulpit at both Zion and First Church
Tuesday, January 15—Finance Committee meeting-6:00 P.M.
Ad. Board meeting-6:30 P.M.
Wednesday, January 16—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Pastor will lead worship at Accura-2:00 P.M.
Pastor will lead worship at Evans-3:00 P.M.
Choir-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation begins-7:30 P.M. (Mentors, parents and youth must attend.)
Saturday, January 19—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.
Sunday, January 20—Human Relations Day Mission Sunday
All church meeting to discuss views in our church on the subject of
Homosexuality in the Methodist Church-11:00 A.M.
Monday, January 21—Items for the February newsletter are due in the office-Noon
Tuesday, January 22—Hope Team meeting-7:00 P.M. in East Room
Wednesday, January 23—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Choir-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation-7:30 P.M.
Thursday, January 24—PPRC meeting-6:30 P.M.
Saturday, January 26—Saturday worship-5:00 P.M.
Wednesday, January 30—Bible study-9:15 A.M.
Choir-6:30 P.M.
Confirmation-7:30 P.M.