The Zion Blog


Summer – Saturday Worship moves to Monday @ 7:00 pm

The LAST Saturday service is May 26th.  NO Saturday service on June 2nd. Monday, June 4th @ 7:00 pm, is the first Monday evening service. This worship day and time will be in play throughout the summer. The Monday service will revert back to Saturday on Saturday, Sept. 8th.

Ascension Day Worship Service 7pm

PLEASE PLAN TO ATTEND… Our congregation is hosting a joint Ascension Day worship service held in conjunction with our area sister Lutheran churches. It is set to be held on the Day of Ascension – Thurs., May 10th. The Divine Service will begin at 7:00 pm. Besides an adult choir comprised of members from area (Read the rest…)

Televised Worship Services on Cable TV System Going Away

If you have been watching our worship services using the Community Access Channel previously offered on the cable TV systems in Beecher, Peotone, or Monee, please note the following:  Funding for that cable TV station has been withdrawn causing the station to go off the air after May 1st. If you wish to continue to (Read the rest…)

Guest Preacher – Rev. Ron Weidler

On Saturday & Sunday, April 21 & 22, Rev. Ron Weidler will be with us as our special guest preacher.  Pastor Weidler was a long-time pastor at Immanuel Lutheran Church of Batavia, IL.  Now in his retirement, he represents the special ministry begun in our Northern Illinois District entitled Enviando!  This ministry seeks to boldly (Read the rest…)

Holy Week Worship Schedule

Here are the worship services and times for Holy Week: Palm Sunday Worship 9am; Maundy Thursday Worship 7pm; Good Friday Worship 12 noon & 7pm; Easter Sunrise Worship 7am; Easter Breakfast 8:15am; Easter Festival Service 10am; (Please note there will be no Saturday evening worship on March 31st.)

Zion Lutheran School OPEN HOUSE March 10th 9-11 AM

NOW is the time to begin preparing for the 2018-2019 School Year! All are invited to tour our fully accredited school (Preschool-8th grade) on Sat., March 10th. The building will be open for guided tours of all the classrooms. Our teachers and staff will be available to answer your particular questions. Hours are from 9-11 (Read the rest…)

Zion Lutheran School Open House

Zion Lutheran School is hosting an enrollment open house on Saturday, February 10, from 9:00-11:00am, at 540 Oak Park Ave, Beecher. All are invited to learn more about Zion Lutheran School and its mission to pursue excellence in education within a Christian environment, forming students in body, mind, and spirit for life as productive citizens. (Read the rest…)

Christmas & Holiday Schedule @ Zion

Zion’s Christmas and holiday schedule is as follows: Christmas Eve Candlelight Services 5:30 & 8:00 PM (each identical with exception that our Choir will sing at 5:30 only) Christmas Day Festival Worship 10:00 AM New Year’s Eve Worship 6:00 PM (Please note that there will be NO Saturday evening worship on either Dec. 23 or (Read the rest…)

Thanksgiving Eve Worship Service

Begin your observance of  our National Day of Thanksgiving on Wed. evening, Nov. 22nd at 7 PM. Please consider gathering with others to offer thanks to our God who provides all that we need for this life… and the life to come! All are welcome!

Special Guest Preacher Oct. 14/15!

Zion has traditionally “adopted” a seminary student to help support him and his family during the difficult “seminary years.” Seminarian Jonathan Torreson has been our adoptee for the last three years. He and his wife, Taylor, will be visiting Zion the weekend of Oct. 14/15th. Sem. Torreson will preach at both of our weekend services. (Read the rest…)