StoriesZion Anoka Blog
Stories from our Members, Guests, Pastors, Staff, Volunteers and Local & Global Communities.
Anoka Riverfest – God’s Work, Our Hands! Zion’s booth at this year’s Riverfest was a “hot ticket” with over 2,000 fans with the logo I am a Zion Fan handed out by 12:30 p.m.! Despite the extreme temperatures booth attendance was high with over 200 children’s books...read more
Senior Cooking Class On June 25, 30 OWLS (Older, Wiser, LutheranS) learned how to get five meals from a rotisserie chicken! Chef and nutritionist Traci Donahoe demonstrated how to chop and dice vegetables and easily debone a rotisserie chicken. After enjoying a...read more
Believe ~ A 30-Week Bible Study In September, Zion will begin a 30-week Bible study called Believe. The focus of Believe is to help us better understand what we believe as Christians and how it informs and shapes us to live like Jesus. The first 10 weeks we will focus...read more
JOYA On June 23, 250+ JOYA fans were treated to a free concert presented by baritone Brian Podolny, celloist Amelia Podolny and pianist Mary Jo Gothmann. The program included music by Gaetano Braga, Jules Massenet, Camille Saint-Saëns, Maurice Ravel, Andrew Lloyd...read more
With no snowflakes in the air or on the ground, the Women of Zion proceeded with their Spring Luncheon on May 12. The lunch was prepared by Chef Traci Donahoe and served by the capable hands of Rolland Voelker and Fred Montei.read more
This year the proceeds from this annual event will provide dollars toward a Seminary Intern at Zion and will support our children and youth who will be attending Camp Wapo Bible Camp and participating in the ELCA National Youth Gathering in Houston, Texas.read more