Ice cream social benefit

JULY ICE CREAM SOCIAL BENEFIT – Zion’s Culinary Team is hosting an ice cream social on Thursday, July 18, 2024 from 4:00 to 7:00 pm or sell-out. All proceeds will go to the Tamaqua Fire Police. Ice Cream Sundays are $5.00. Additional food items will be available for purchase. Please help spread the word. Let […]

Church clean-up day

Church Cleanup Day – Sunday, July 14 – 10 am – 1 pm. Your help is needed! It’s been some time since our beautiful church had a deep cleaning. If we work together, we can get the job done! Please consider lending a hand if you are able. There is sure to be good fellowship, […]

Stawberry social

Zion’s Strawberry Festival will be held Thursday, June 13, 2024, from 4:00 until 6:00 pm or sell-out! There will be delicious Strawberry shortcake which includes cake and ice cream topped with strawberries. Cost – $6.00. Other foods will be available for purchase. Please contact Glenn at (484) 560-8211 or Mary Ruth at 570-668-4451 for more […]

Summer Herald newsletter

June, July, August 2024 Herald newsletter for the congregation and friends of Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Tamaqua.

Camp Firelight VBS

Save the Date – Zion VBS June 17 – 21 from 5:30 – 8:30 pm. Camp Firelight is a Summer Camp Adventure with God! With the help of Lu the Lightning Bug and the Camp Counselor Guidebook, Counselor Sam and our Campers explore timeless Bible stories that show how Old and New Testament Campers trusted God […]

ELCA Youth Gathering

Zion youth are headed to the ELCA Youth Gathering! Three of our young members have committed to taking on New Orleans from July 16-20! Darien, Julia, and Elaina will be joining thousands of other young people from across the country as they affirm their faith, experience new perspectives, join in worship, and meet new people. Because […]

KIVA Outreach

Kiva Re-lending Loans: We started Kiva in September 2007 with a $25 loan. Each person lends $25 to individuals to start or continue a business. The money paid back is lent again. So far to date we have 64 loans in 32 countries for a total amount lent of $1,670. Zion has touched many people’s […]

Blessings Thrift

NEXT Blessings thrift sale JUNE 7 Blessings, Zion Lutheran’s thrift ministry, is hosting a one-day winter clearance sale, Friday, June 7 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Our May sale welcomed 166 shoppers  from a wide area.             The sale features gently used clothing and school uniforms along with general household items, books and toys. […]

Offering envelopes stopped

Based on the recommendation of the Finance Committee, Church Council has approved the removal of 133 envelope numbers. These were numbers that have not been used to make an offering in the last year and a half. If you are one of those with numbers removed but would still like to receive offering envelopes, please […]

August hoagie sale

The Culinary Ministry at Zion Lutheran in Tamaqua is making hoagies in August. Order by Sun., Aug. 4 online below or by calling 570-668-4451. $7. Pick up is Thursday, Aug. 8, noon to 3 p.m.    PLEASE PLACE YOUR ORDER HERE