Renewal in Your Summer 2017

“I just don’t know what’s wrong with me…” It’s a normal question to have floating through our minds when that “not right” feeling creeps into our gut and seems to stay there.  It seems that life has a way of hanging its weight of disappointment over us EVEN, strangely enough,...

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Word Glide Guide – Matthew 17:1-9

Tap or click below to begin your “Glide” through the text, photos, artwork, and background information that introduces this Sunday’s Gospel lesson in a visually delightful format. Enjoy!

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Life By His Word – Fall 2016

An Invitation from Pastor Stephen In 2014 Suzi Levine was sworn in as the newest U.S. ambassador to Switzerland.  She created a bit of a stir during the oath when instead of using a printed Bible, she placed her hand over a digital Bible app that was opened up on...

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Epiphany in Worship and Bible Study

Epiphany, the relatively short season of the church year between Christmas and Lent, is often called the “season of light” as we examine what scripture reveals about the identity and mission of Jesus Christ. Our life is enlightened through God’s word and sacrament as we observe and receive Jesus Christ...

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Sweet Joy For Your Halloween

Long before any costuming or candy sharing or scary monstering became our fixation, October 31st has been a celebrated day for Christians. First, in older ways of counting days, in which the new day began at nightfall (yeah, weird, I know), the evening that we number 31 was the beginning...

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Psalms of Promise – Psalm 139

Wherever You Are, I Am There. “…even there your hand shall lead me, and your right hand shall hold me.” Psalm 139 I loved the song and I had heartfelt feelings and good intentions as I sang it as a lullaby to my toddler-aged son. “You are mine, I will never leave...

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Classes at the Missionary Institute

It’s possible you haven’t heard about the great resource we have in El Paso for extra learning and preparation for service to God.  It is the Lutheran Hispanic Missionary Institute.  The Institute provides instruction, in class and online, to prepare Christians to share Christ in Hispanic communities.  Of course anyone at Zion realizes...

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New Bible Study on Sundays – Ephesians

You want freedom? Study the book of Ephesians. Come join the profoundly life-changing, confidence-building study of this awesome book at the heart of the New Testament. 9:15am Sunday, downstairs at Zion. St. Paul’s Letter to the Church at Ephesis will serve as the second reading, The Epistle Lesson, for the...

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From Unbelief to Faith

Beginning in on June 7th, the 9:15am Sunday morning Adult Bible Study will begin the video-based study “Journey from Unbelief to Faith” produced by Lutheran Hour Ministries. Series Description The passage from unbelief or antagonism toward God to faith in Christ as Lord and Savior is a road that’s different...

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