WELCOME TO ZION

A family-friendly congregation We are a congregation of 350 confirmed, communing members that builds its life in the Ministry of Word and Sacrament. From there, we reach out to our community and our members with ministries of education, fellowship and service. Pastor Cindy White’s greetings.

WORSHIP WITH US

Saturday 5:30 pm; Sunday 9 am Saturday worship is a relaxed service with a blend of contemporary and traditional music. Communion is offered the fourth Saturday of the month. A food & fellowship time follows the service. Sunday worship is a traditional Lutheran service with Communtion offered each week. Both services are online.

CONNECT WITH US

Building positive relationships A church is not a building. It is people coming together to worship and serve God. We believe in building relation-ships, helping  our members connect with God and with each other. You can connect with us here and with our latest Facebook and YouTube posts, YTIcon facebookicon

Zion Lutheran Church, 101 Greenwood Street, Tamaqua, PA 18252
570-668-2180     zionlcof@verizon.net     Directions
Office hours: Monday and Wednesday, Noon to 5 p.m.;
Tuesday and Thursday,  8 .m. to 1 p.m.
 
PRAYER REQUESTS
PASTOR WHITE’S WEEKLY MESSAGE
WORSHIP SERVICES ONLINE
DECEMBER-JANUARY 20-19-20 NEWSLETTER
FINDING A HOME AT ZION MESSAGES
 
SORRY BUT NO MORE PIE OR FILLING ORDERS CAN BE TAKEN
 
DIAPER DEPOT GUIDELINES
PENNSYLVANIA DIAPER FACTS
DONATE TO DIAPER DEPOT
New! Zion app for cell phones and tablets
 
Download the official Tamaqua Zion Lutheran app to be connected to all the events, services, programs and projects of Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tamaqua, Pa.
How to do it
 

Android phone users go to Google Plays and search for Tamaqua Zion Lutheran app. Download. Open.

Apple iPhone users go to the Apple App Store and download the Sharefaith app. (Apple will not allow churches to place their apps on the App Store. However, some church apps were grandfathered and are there.) Open the Sharefaith app and it will ask which church you wish to connect to. Answer: Tamaqua Zion Lutheran. Once you make that change, the Sharefaith app will also allow you to change the phone icon to our living tree icon.

We welcome your feedback to the menu items on our app. Let us know if something is missing you feel is important. Apps are not websites or Facebook pages.

CHRISTIAN EDUCATION

“Great Figures in the New Testament” is the name of the video lectures to be presented by Jan and Jim McRoberts in the Church Library on Sunday afternoons this winter. The lecturer is Dr. Amy-Jill Levine, Professor of Religion at the Divinity School, Vanderbilt University. Each of 12 sessions will consist of two 30 minute lectures with a break and discussion times. The series is on Sundays from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. A sign-up sheet and a brief course description has been placed on the table in the Gathering Room at Zion or call 570-668-2180 to register.

GREAT FIGURES OF THE NEW TESTAMENT

By Dr. Amy-Jill Levine, Professor, Vanderbilt University Divinity School

Session 1 11/24 The New Testament (Course Overview)  John the Baptist

Session 2 12/1 The Virgin Mary, Joseph, Magi, and Shepherds

Session 3 12/8 Peter, John and James, the sons of Zebedee

Session 4 12/15 Martha, Mary and Lazarus, Doubting Thomas

Session 5 12/29 The Gentle Mother, The Good Samaritan and the Prodigal Son

Session 6 1/5 The Samaritan Woman, Mary Magdalene

Session 7 1/12 Pharisees and Sadducees, The Herodians

Session 8 1/19 Judas Iscariot, Pontius Pilot

Session 9 1/28 James, Stephen

Session 10 2/2 Phillip, The Centurians

Session 11 2/16 Paul, the Hero of Acts, Paul. The Epistolary Evangelist

Session 12 2/23 Jesus of Nazareth/The Christ of Faith

 
Egg Hunt; Graduates; Good n Stuff; VBS
 

Dedication of the People’s Pantry on God’s Work, Our Hands Sunday

“Preserving the Past; Ensuring the Future” explains Phase 2 of the exterior restoration project under way at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tamaqua, Pa. Those wishing to make a contribution to the project can send their gift to Zion Evangelical Church, c/o Darlene Fetterman, 101 North Greenwood Street, Tamaqua, PA. 18252. A gift form is available for download here.
 

‘Preserving the Past; Ensuring the Future’