The Zion Blog


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…)

Children’s Ministries Begin Anew on Sept. 9 & 10

  On Sat. AND Sun., Sept. 9 & 10, Zion’s Children’s Ministries will resume after a break for the summer months. Saturday Evening Worship (5 PM) will see the resumption of Children’s Church as part of the evening’s worship service Sunday School will resume at 8 AM on Sunday. Also, a picnic will be held (Read the rest…)

Dinner Auction Tickets on Sale NOW!

The 8th Annual Zion Lutheran School Dinner Auction is set for Sat., Oct. 21st. Tickets are now on sale after worship services and in the church office on weekdays.

Registration is August 1st & 2nd

Please call 708.946.2271 or 2272 to schedule a registration appointment to allow for smooth process. Appointments are offered on Tuesday, August 1st, from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Wednesday, August 2nd, from 12:00 to 8:00 p.m. See Registration and Tuition under the “Zion Lutheran School” tab above to download necessary registration forms. Zion looks forward to welcoming (Read the rest…)

Zion @ Beecher 4th of July Parade

Zion Lutheran Church & School were well represented at the Annual Beecher 4th of July festivities! Two food booths were again open (by our school’s Parent Teacher organization and our Senior Youth Group). And, as a community service, Zion ran the Bingo game tent! Finally, Zion’s entry in the parade won the overall 3rd Place (Read the rest…)