News of the Week

Thursday, February 2, 2023

Hi All!

Praying you are faring well this winter. Please plan to keep warm during the upcoming cold snap!

Be sure to Celebrate Ground Hog Day on Feb. 2. Our own Donald Ritter is a main leader in the local Grundsaw Lodge. His wife Phyllis makes wonderful ground hog shaped cookies!

We still have NOT received our offering envelopes. Thank you so much for your patience.

Our offering statements for 2022 are prepared and are being given out to those in worship. They will be mailed in the next few days. If you have an issues with your statement, please call Brenda Seitz in the church office (610-966-3601), Monday through Thursday between 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Please leave a message if she doesn’t answer the phone and she will return your call.

Sunday, February 5, Fifth Sunday after Epiphany

  • 9:00 a.m.: Sunday School & Confirmation Classes
  • 10:15 a.m.: Scout Sunday Worship with Holy Communion. We will be passing the communion trays as well as the offering plates.
  • 11:30 a.m.: Confirmands and mentors lunch and meeting until 2 p.m

Ash Wednesday, February 22

  • Ash Wednesday services WILL NOT be held at our church this year.
  • We are joining the ministerium in worshipping for Ash Wednesday at Zionsville Evangelical Lutheran Church at 7 p.m. The service will include Communion, ashes and fire.
  • You can also attend worship at 8 a.m. at Salem United Methodist Church on Powder Valley Road for a brief morning service of ashes.
  • You can attend the soup and bread supper at Zionsville Evangelical Lutheran Church at 5:30 p.m.
  • Lots of ways for enrichment on Ash Wednesday kick off to Lent. See your newsletter for more information; it was emailed today. Print copies will be available at the doors on Sunday Feb. 5.

We have many members and friends in need of prayer due to death, illness, new living situations, and other difficult times. Please continue your faithful prayers for comfort, strength, and healing. Thank you for being the church!

Have a great few days, and I’ll see you Sunday!

The Rev. Lori Esslinger
Part Time Pastor, Old Zionsville UCC
Call or text: 610-393-3522


Our Mission Statement

The mission of our church is to be a congregation devoted to our community where we experience and share the loving presence of God by teaching the Good News of Jesus Christ, by celebrating God’s Word in the Bible, and through loving service to all people.

Postal Mail Address

Please use this address for all postal mail:

Old Zionsville UCC
P. O. Box 215
Old Zionsville, PA 18068

Find Us

Please use this address to locate our physical building (we cannot accept postal mail at this address; be sure to use our P.O. Box noted above for postal mail):

5981 Fountain Road
Zionsville, PA 18092