Lutherans act out their relationship with God through Mission Activities
Lutheran Community Caring Day
October 13 is LUTHERAN COMMUNITY CARING DAY! We will be kicking off this year’s events at Zion Lutheran, New Middletown. Please prayerfully consider if you need any work done or can volunteer in any way to help in our community. We will be meeting at 9a.m. on October 13 and will be done approximately around noon. All forms can be turned into your congregation’s secretary by the due date. Check the newsletter or the table in the Fellowship Room for additional forms.
Community Clothing Give-Away
The STCCC Fall Clothing Give-Away will be on Saturday, September 15 from 9 am to 11 am in Zion's Fellowship Hall. Clothes will be received beginning on Tuesday, September 11 on the south ramped entrance (Facing the Gazebo). We will stop taking clothes on Friday, September 14 at noon to give us time to make everything ready for the Give-Away. If you will to help us sort clothes we will be sorting on Tuesday and Wednesday from 6 to 8 pm and Thursday and Friday fro 10 am to 2 pm.
Community Red Cross Blood Drive
On Friday, September 21 from noon to 6 pm the Red Cross will hold their Community Blood Drive at Zion Lutheran Churchin the Fellowship Hall. Please enter by the door that faces the gazebo on the southside of the church.
We support Springfield Township Council of Churches
Springfield Township Council of Churches (STCCC) is made up of the local churches who cooperate together on issues facing our community of Springfield Township and New Middletown. Jointly we work together to strengthen the lives of the people of our area as well as make a joint witness to what God has done in Jesus as we live into the reign of God.
Together we support a feeding program on the third Thursday of each month that is sited at Freedom Church. The hours for distribution are 11 a.m to 1 p.m. and 6 p.m.-8 p.m.
Together we support a school supply give-away at the Elementary School and the Intermediate School during the open House times at the beginning of each school year.
Together we support an annual clothing give-away held at Zion Lutheran Church in May and September.
Together we ring the bell at the Red Kettle for our local Salvation Army unit to give assistance to our local families for rents and utilities during the five Saturdays before Christmas at our local stores.
Together we offer an annual Thanksgiving Service on a rotating basis each year.
Together we support our General Fund to provide emergency assistance to people of the community with their rent, utilities, and other emergencies.
We support Luther's Table
Zion Lutheran is offering a way to reach out to the community by offering a meal at no cost for people of the community our next meal is Tuesday, September 25 at 5 p.m. We ask you to come dine at Luther's table from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Our goal is to provide companionship, fellowship, nutrition (physical or spiritual) and strengthening the bonds within our community.
The plan is to offer this meal on the 4th Tuesday of each Month.