Entries by Brinkley Harrell

Stories of Faith in Action

We’re going to have a series of posts from people in the congregation about how they live out their faith.  Today’s first story is from Mary Mora, one of our Meals on Wheels Volunteers. COUNTING OUR BLESSINGS When I get back into the car after delivering a meal to one of our clients, I often […]

The Gates

Hi everyone! It’s been a busy few days at Zion.  Here are a few pictures of the changes that have taken place. *The construction trailer has been delivered and is at the corner of our property near the Church of Christ and 1604.  It occupies several parking spaces next to the pump house.   A […]

The Adventure Begins, Part 2

We need to give you some important updates about what’s happening at Zion. As we said yesterday, we invite you to see everything that happens next week as a way for us to practice generosity with each other and see this as an adventure. Here are the major things that will happen over the next […]

Rayburn Middle School

Several months back, we started having conversations with the principal of Rayburn Middle School, Scott McKenzie, who happens to be a member of Zion. Rayburn has a large number of students that live in poverty.  Earlier in the school year our church donated some of the school supplies it collected to the students at Rayburn. […]

School Supplies Update

Today’s blog is from Roni Harlan, president of the Women of Zion. Thank You Zion! We set a goal of collecting enough school supply items to complete 150 backpacks for Lutheran World Relief. But, because of the generosity of this congregation we surpassed our goal and will now be able to send 170 backpacks! Plus, […]

Connect*Give*Grow Update

This past Sunday the chair of our building team, Don Josephson, shared with the congregation an update about their work.  We thought we’d share the highlights of what’s going on. -Our architects have been hard at work on detailed drawings.  They’ve met with pastors, staff, and the building team several times to plan out the […]