The Zion Blog


Annual Zion PTL Craft Faire

Please plan to attend Zion Lutheran School’s Annual Craft Faire on Sat., Nov. 5th. Don’t miss out! Start your Christmas shopping early this year! Many vendors will be present bringing a wide variety of unique items and crafts. A bake sale and lunch will also be available for purchase. Stay the entire day shopping. Doors (Read the rest…)

School Registration is August 2nd – 4th

Registration is August 2nd – 4th. Call 708.946.2272 to make your registration appointment for the 2016-2017 school year.

Vacation Bible School July 11-15

Zion’s Vacation Bible School “From Above” will run from July 11-15, 9:00-11:30am. VBS is open to students entering pre-K (4-yr old) to 6th grade in the fall. Registration is open. Follow the link below to download a registration form, or pick one up at Zion. Please return the completed forms to Zion by July 11. (Read the rest…)

The Wizard Of Oz – May 6th

All are invited to “The Wizard of Oz” on May 6th at 10:00 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. at the Beecher Community Center. Come see Dorothy and her friends, as Zion’s talented 1st through 8th graders present their rendition of this award winning favorite. Free will offering to support Zion’s programming initiatives.

April 25th – 3 & 4 yr Preschool Open House 4 to 7 pm

All are welcome to Zion’s Preschool Open House on April 25th, from 4 to 7 p.m. Come visit the classroom and learn about Zion’s 3 and 4 yr Preschool program. See you there!

Zion Takes Two 1st Place Wins in Battle of the Books!

Seventeen Zion student recently participated in a Battle of the Books contest reading 2016 Blue Stem Award books and testing against other district schools. Two of Zion’s competing teams placed first overall! Congratulations!

Holy Week Service Schedule

Palm Sunday — 8:00 & 10:30 AM Procession of Palms Maundy Thursday — 7:00 PM Stripping of the Altar Good Friday — Noon (brief service of Scripture, Prayer, Homily) 7:00 PM Tenebrae Service (service of increasing darkness) Easter Sunday — 7:00 AM Easter Sunrise Worship 8:15 AM Easter Breakfast 10:00 AM Easter Worship (with children’s (Read the rest…)

Funeral Service Information for Dorothy Buchmeier

Christian funeral services will be held for Dorothy Buchmeier at Zion Lutheran Church, 540 Oak Park Ave., Beecher on Monday, March 7, 2016. Visitation with her family well be held from 9-11 AM with the funeral service beginning at 11 AM.

Zion School Places FIRST in So. Suburban Spelling Bee!

Our Zion Lutheran School received the overall First Place trophy at the South Suburban Lutheran Schools Annual Spelling Bee held on Saturday, Feb. 20th. We had three students take first place in their division, two second place finishers, one third place finisher, and one fifth place finisher! Congratulations goes to all of our students and (Read the rest…)

New Year’s Eve Divine Service

On New Year’s Eve, Dec. 31st, we will gather as God’s people to conclude one year of time and begin a new one. As we do so, we will consider our Constant throughout the ages — our Lord Jesus Christ. Come and hear once again of the love of God found in His one and (Read the rest…)