Bulletin

                                             WELCOME to Zion Lutheran Church

212 Center Ave

Garretson, SD 57030-0329

Office: 605-594-3989

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Pastor's Office hours: 9:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. &

1:30 – 5 P.M. Tuesday – Friday by appointment

Office hours: 8:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. Monday through Thursday.

WEEKLY WORSHIP: 5:30 P.M. Saturdays.

9:00 A.M. Worship Sundays.

Holy Communion on the first and third Saturday/Sunday.

All are welcome!

 

Schedule of Events May 26th - June 3rd

Sat. May 26th  Holy Trinity Sunday

5:30 p.m. – Worship Service/Holy Communion

Sun. May 27th

9:00 a.m. – Summer Worship Service/Holy Communion/Baptism: Joseph (Nelson) Wade Rounds

10:00 a.m. – Coffee Hospitality

Sat. June 2nd Second Sunday after Pentecost

5:30 p.m. – Worship/Holy Communion

Sun. June 3rd 9:00 a.m. – Summer Worship Service/Holy Communion

10:00 a.m. – Coffee Hospitality

 

Congratulations to Travis Rounds and Rachel Nelson on the baptism of their son Joseph Wade Rounds. Ron Nelson is the proud Grandfather. Reid Nelson is the proud Great Uncle.

PLEASE PRAY FOR: Tim Ockenga, Kip Julson, Darwin Sievert, Eric Horpedahl, Tony Plahn, Jerry McClain, Stan Hanson, Dawson Sanders, Krista Leedy.

“The Jesus I Never Knew”. Pastor Steve will be doing a three week sermon series on this book by Philip Yancey. The Sundays will be June 3, 10 and 24.

Wednesday May 30th- VBS helper meeting in the conference room at Zion at 9:00 a.m.  Please plan to be there if Jen has talked to you about helping with VBS, and text her if you cannot make it for some reason. We will be sharing important information about VBS week June 4-8th!

 

VBS TEACHER meeting, Wednesday May 30th, 10 a.m. - Please meet in the conference room where you will receive your VBS materials for the following week. You will also get to see the crafts that you are doing in case you want to make some ahead of time, and you will find out where your rooms are and who your helpers are. Please let me know if you cannot attend.

Retiremement Party for Karen Rzepecki,Sat. June 2nd, Farm Home Place, 25210 483rd Street, Garretson, SD 57030. Bring a lawn chair!

Open House Bridal Shower for Erin Moeller, Bride-to-Be of Alex Etrheim, Sat. June 2nd, 10 - 11:30 am in Zion's 4-in-1 room. The Couple is registered at Target & Amazon.

Open House Bridal Shower for Morgan Ellefson (daughter of Royal and Darcy Ellefson)Saturday, June 23, 1-3 pm Zion Church Basement. Morgan will be marrying Shane VanDeBerg (son of Loren and Lisa VanDeBerg) on August 24, 2018 The couple is registered at Bed, Bath, and Beyond; Target, and Sears.

Weekly bulletin mailing. If you know of someone who would like to receive our worship bulletin by mail on a weekly basis, please email the church office and we will put them on our weekly mailing list.

“Son” Shine Box. Please look for the "Son Shine Box" in the Narthex and fill out a card for anyone you think could use a Sunshine Card. Sunshine cards can be sent for any reason, such as illness, death in family, retirement, anniversary, birth of new baby, etc. Thank you, Mission and Fellowship Board.

If your address, email or phone number changes please let the church office know! Thank you.

Please Note: If there is inclement weather, a determination will be made by the Learning Board by 7 pm on Saturday evening if Sunday School will be held the following morning. Please check the Keloland Closeline and a Zion Blast will be sent.

VISITORS: Please make yourself at home! We’ve been praying for you and hope that you will experience the joy of God’s life changing love today. Please sign the red pew pads and indicate in the boxes if you would like more information about Zion Lutheran Church.

IF YOU ARE HOSPITALIZED: Please notify the Pastor, 605-268-5333 or the church office, 594-3989.

Zion’s weekly Sunday service is broadcast on the Community Access channel at Alliance Communication on Tuesdays at 6:30 pm.

PRAYER CHAIN: Please notify the church office if you or a loved one would like to be included in our prayer chain.

If you are interested in becoming a member please indicate in the red pew pad or call/email the church office at 594-3989, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

WEDDINGS: Please schedule at least four months in advance to allow time for pre-marriage sessions.

BAPTISMS: May be scheduled for the 5:30 p.m. Saturday Service or Sunday at either service. Please schedule a minimum of one month in advance.

If someone needs a bible, feel free to take one from the back of the church.

Please remember that the deadline for the weekly announcements is noon on Wednesday. Thank you.

On our bulletin board:

Shetek is still looking for summer ministry team members.....especially male counselors.  Do you know a college age person, maybe a cousin, nephew, neighbor who would want to be part of the Christian community at Shetek this summer? Skills learned be working at camp (skills employers are searching for!) Collaboration, critical thinking, communication, creativity, leadership.

Healing Hope Ministries will be hosting its 3rd Annual Walk to Remember, Pancake Feed and Raffle at Celebration Methodist Church in Brandon Sat. June 2, 8:30-11am. The Walk will start at Celebration and go to Tallgrass Park and back. No matter the length of life, every child leaves an impression on a parent's heart. We invite you to walk, share, remember the life of a child. All are invited to walk for any child gone too soon. If you'd like to have your child remembered with a memorial sign and their name printed on the t-shirt, please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it by May 16.T-shirts can be purchased for $20 at www.healinghopes.com. All proceeds will go to helping Healing Hope Ministries develop a Retreat Center near Alcester, SD for families who've lost a child at any age, to any cause of death.

Families Helping Families in Crisis: Safe Families for Children™ (SFFC) is a national movement of compassion that gives hope to families in crisis. This network of volunteer host families, through Bethany and local churches, help parents who need temporary care for their children as they work through unmanageable or critical circumstances. Safe Families for Children is an alternative to foster care. The goal of the SFFC ministry is to offer support in a time of need and reunite children with their families in a stronger home environment. This temporary care for children in need gives parents time to establish stability in their homes. Upcoming Safe Families For Children (SFFC) Informational Meetings: June 4, 2018 @ 7P - Location: Bethany Office, 400 S. Sycamore, Suite 103-1, Sioux Falls, SD  57110. Go to

www.bethany.org/siouxfalls to register for this FREE event.

50 Year Of Camping Together LOSD Annual Meeting "Fun and Fifty" Celebration, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Join our 50 for 50 celebration. Our goal is to raise 50, $1,000 gifts honoring each year of unified service as Lutherans Outdoors in SD. Contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for more information or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

5K for Camp. Save the Date! 8:30 am, June 9, 2018, Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, Sioux Falls. Co-sponsored by Gloria Dei, First and Our Savior's Lutheran churches. More information to come. Registration for this family fun event will open on May 1st! All are welcome to participate.

James & Solveig Larson Hendrickson 50th wedding anniversary, June 16th. Open House @ Lutheran Church of Dell Rapids, 701 Orleans Ave. 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. RSVP by June 1 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or 605-610-6616.

g.o.l.f. (Great outdoor lutheran fundraiser) SLM  20th Annual. June 18 @ Slayton Country Club. Outing includes 18 holes of golf, lunch, logo ball, special events, refreshments, and a special Shetek gift. Golf cart, lunch & snacks provided. Prizes & awards. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Register on line at Shetek.org, 507-763-3567 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

SLM 32nd Annual Quilt Auction, Saturday, June 23, 10:30 a.m. Check out the quilts & items on www.shetek.org.

Shetek Lutheran Ministries 3rd Annual 5k Pelican Fun walk/run. Saturday June 23, 8 a.m. $10 per person or $20 per family. Register by June 8 to receive a T-shirt. Online at shetiek.org, or call 507-763-3567.

  Outlaw Ranch 60th Anniversary Celebration A weekend of celebrating 60 years of ministry!    July 6-8, 2018. Please join us for this celebratory weekend. Stories will be shared and songs will be sung. Many people, many experiences, many years make up the ministry at Outlaw Ranch, we hope you can bring your memories to make this weekend complete and launch us into another 60 (or more) years of welcoming all to camp!

Green Project at Cedro Galan Invitation. The South Dakota Synod has an exciting opportunity for ministry with our brothers and sisters in Nicaragua.  The "Green Project" at Cedro Galan is under way but there is still work to be done!  See this post on the synod website from Bishop David Zellmer and Pastor Natanael Lizarazo, Companion Synod Coordinator, to learn more about how you and your congregation can get involved.

SENIOR COMPANIONS OF SOUTH DAKOTA: Become a Senior Companion. Help older adults continue to live at home, help family members take a break form 24/7 care of loved ones. 888-239-1210.

 

Zion People:

Pastor Steve Moberg; Home; 605-594-3202, Office: 594-3989, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Jen Tremel, Youth Dirrector: 605-360-3180 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Anita Dixon-Dueis, Office Manager: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Marvin Jastram, Custodian

Kristin Houg, Beth Plahn, Stacy Stahl: Organists

Kristin Houg Sr. Choir Director