• Pastor Simental in Heavenly Glory

    Pastor Roberto Simental would often declare with peace-filled confidence in Jesus, “My life is in God’s hands,” even as he struggled through a variety of health problems, PTSD, and many challenges in life. Roberto, an Army veteran of the Vietnam War, became a member of Zion Lutheran Church in the 1980s. Before long, he began...

  • Current & Upcoming Outreach Projects

    There are SO many ways to get involved at Zion and help spread God’s love. Here are a few upcoming projects: 1. College care – our LWML (Lutheran Women’s Missionary League) is planning some special treats for 13 students… See Lydia Williams or Krysia Heimer for more details. 2. Special...

  • Saturday, October 8: LWML Fall Rally

    Rio Grande Zone LWML Fall Rally 9:30 AM—2:00 PM Saturday, October 8th Zion Lutheran Church, El Paso (our LWML is hosting!)   Theme: “Alabaré—I will Praise!”   Agenda highlights: Mariachi San Pablo will play, Pastor Heimer will present a Bible Study, and a new Zone Board will be elected. Childcare will be provided: Free...

  • PALMCON: Partners in Latino Ministries Conference HERE IN EL PASO!

     PALMCON: Partners in Latino Ministries Conference October 19—October 21  at the Texas Education Service Center 19, El Paso, TX This is the second, unique conference that seeks to bring together anyone involved with Hispanic ministry. For more information or to register, visit www.palmcon.org. If you have further questions, please speak...

  • Reformation: October 31st!

    October 31st of THIS year begins the one year countdown to the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, which officially began when Martin Luther nailed the Ninety-Five Theses to Castle Church door in Wittenberg in 1517. Five hundred years later, we still need Jesus. Five hundred years later, God continues to...

  • Day School News

    Back to School Fall Greetings from the Day School!  “Let the children come to me” is what Jesus said to His disciples, and I imagine His smile as each morning we hear the pitter patter of little feet coming to Jesus at the day school. September was a busy month...

  • Sacrificial Stewardship

    Sacrificial Stewardship The American poet, Robert Frost, a genius of both letters and words, was once asked what word he thought to be the ugliest in the English language. He thought for a moment and said, “exclusive”. What word in your thesaurus would rank as the ugliest? If I were...