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Welcome Statement

 

If you are red, yellow, black, white, brown or …

If you are male, female, or transgender ...

If you are three days old, 30 years old, 103 years old, or …

If you have never set foot in a church, if you are Hindu, Muslim,

Protestant, Jewish, Roman Catholic, agnostic, a life-long Lutheran, or …

If you are single, married, divorced, separated, partnered, widowed, or…

If you are straight, gay, lesbian, bisexual, or queer …

If you have had an abortion, have considered one, are against it, or…

If you are Republican, Democrat, Independent, Socialist, not registered to vote, or …

If you are in the military, a veteran, returning from war, or ...

If you have or had addictions, phobias, mental or physical issues, or …

If you are or have been a criminal, with or without a record …

If you are employed, unemployed, self-employed, underemployed, retired,  or …

If you are studying, passing, flunking, or …

If you own a home, rent, live with your parents, are homeless, or …

If you are fully-able, disabled, a person of differing abilities, or …

 

Come as you are!  You are welcome and affirmed here!

 

Mission Statement

 

Zion Lutheran Church's commitment is to glorify God by reaching out to our family and communtiy to provide a Christian atmosphere through spiritual growth, learning and service.

 

As a community of the people of God, the members of Zion Lutheran Church are called to welcome all people regardless of age, economic status, ethnic background, gender, physical or mental ability, race or sexual orientation.

 

We affirm that in Christ "there is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is neither male nor female."  (Galatians:  3:28)

Christ has made us one.