Dear Siblings in Christ,
In this week's upcoming Gospel lesson, Jesus gives us an image of discipleship:
"The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few; therefore, ask the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into the harvest"
This is central to our mission at Zion: we
each other (and our neighbors) to be sent out to
in the community. Thanks to your faithful stewardship, we have been able to
- Send an additional $400 to HOPE South Florida through our "Easter Appeal" - bringing our total contribution to $1,200 and $250 in meat and supplies for their shared meal program
- Purchase a new live-streaming camera and tablet to enable livestreaming from the sanctuary
You can read below about a
new service opportunity
that emerged from the "think tank" of our Youth Empowerment Project. And, as Pastor Potter stated last week, we are committing to a shared ministry of advocacy through
There are many opportunities to be equipped and to serve. In the words of hymnwriter John Bell, "Will you use the faith you've found to reshape the world around" you?
Send us, Lord!
Your Co-Laborer in the Vineyard,
Cantor Kurt R. Schmidt