In Our Prayers
Urgent Needs: Jonathan Stull, Mona Fox, Ruth Peterman, Hela Viehmeyer, Tim Wolf, Rick & Donna Wallace, Rex Stype, Bill Kesner, Don Davis, Kerry Wilkes, and Cheyenne Wilkes.
Ongoing needs: Millie Rainwater, Phyllis Pavlovicz, Earl Dupre, Amy Williamson and all the caregivers.
People with Urgent Needs will be listed in the bulletin for four weeks and prayed for during the Prayers of Intercession at worship services. Those with Ongoing Needs will be listed in the bulletin for eight weeks. To add a name to either list or to request further prayer, please contact the church office. Names may be added to the Prayer Chain by contacting the January Prayer Ministry Coordinator, Elaine Jentes. If interested in participating in Zion’s Prayer Ministry, contact the church office, or prayer chain leaders, Eleanor Harvey and Irene Rickett.
Sanctuary Flowers are given to the glory of God by Naomi Lance.
Last week’s attendance: Coffee House- 17; Traditional- 63; DZ@6- 19
Outreach: Food Pantry Bags- 5; DZ Outreach Meals- 32
Children during Worship – the following Children’s Ministry and Worship Teams are available:
- The nursery will serve infants and children through age 4.
- Children’s church will serve 4-year-olds (if ready) through fourth graders.
- From fifth grade on, children will remain in the sanctuary for the entire service. Their Sunday School learning will help them make sense of the scripture and sermon.
- Children of any age are welcome to come forward for the Children’s Message.
Sanctuary Flowers: The following are available dates: Jan 22, 29, Feb 26, and April 30, 2017. If you would like to sponsor the Sanctuary bouquet, the bouquet is yours to keep after services! If you choose to do this, please reserve your bouquet by signing-up on the board in Room 200 and completing a pink Sanctuary Flower Donation Information form. COM-PATT-IBLES will bill you directly for your $40 arrangement. You will also receive your name and flower dedication in the bulletin, as our thanks to you!
Nature Photos: We have received several stunning photos! Thank you!! If you still would like to turn in your photos, there’s still time! We will display God’s Glorious Nature in the glass case across from the office. If you find any photos with just nature in it (put your name on the back & location if known), then bring it in to the church office (there’s a blue folder on tall countertop)!
2017 Offering Envelopes: are here. Please pick up yours today- this is your last week!
Year End Statements: are here. Please pick up yours today!
BP Checks: Today by our Parish Nurses. Thank you Becky Thornton and Kathy Rehm for taking care of us!
Ladies Lunch Bunch: will meet on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at El Campesino. This is a Glory Walkers Dining to Donate event, so please bring the flyer. You can have fun, fellowship and raise money for the American Cancer Society at the same time! Please sign-up today!
Mens Lunch Bunch: We will be meeting for lunch at El Campesino Restaurant on Tuesday January 10, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. This will be a fund raising event for Zion's Relay for Life. Bring a friend!
Newsletter deadline: is Thursday January 12th for the February edition of the Voice. Please contact the office by this date with your Assisting Ministers Name Lists and any articles you would like printed.
MLK: We are invited to come and hear guest speaker Edward Gilbert at First Presbyterian Church on Monday January 16, 2017. They will begin at 5:00pm with a dinner, and then at 7:00pm a Celebration. Call 330-264-9420 for the additional information or for ‘Advance purchase only Dinner tickets. $7 each.’
New Members Gatherings: Bring your friends and neighbors Thurs 1/19 @ 6:30pm; Sun 1/22 @ noon; Wed 1/25 @ 6:30pm and Sun 1/29 to worship services. See the church flyer for details. All are welcome to join us!
Tuesday Morning Bible Study: is at 11 A.M. in Room 200 with Pastor Ann Paynter. We hope to see you at our next study January 10, 2016!