Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church is a worshiping, learning, witnessing, and serving community of baptized persons, among whom the Word is proclaimed and the Sacraments are celebrated. All are welcome!
Join us at:
183 William Street, Portland, CT 06480
Call us: 860-342-2860
Write to us: P.O. Box 202, Portland, CT 06480
Back to Sunday School: Rally Day October 2, 10:15 a.m.
Celebrate the Team Crumb Cake’s amazing fundraiser for Camp Calumet:
with Rally Day, October 2, 10:15 a.m.
Ryan’s Story: Portland resident in need of a liver transplant, details in Bulletin
Welcome to True Vine Church members worshipping in the upper Fellowship Hall each Sunday morning at 10:30 a.m.
- Link to BULLETINS, including upcoming service.
- Link to OUTREACH, church newsletter
- Link to Guidelines for In Person Worship, no longer required. Masks are now optional
- Link to Zion on Facebook
- Link to Easy Ways to Donate to Zion, including PayPal
- Link to Other Ways to Donate to Zion: Scrip & Amazon Smile
Upcoming events & news items listed below. See Outreach for complete calendar and event details.
- Contact Allen Hill if you are interested in singing in the choir —
860-490-3963 or email email@example.com
- First and Third Sundays: Sunday School, following worship, contact the church office for details. Rally Day October 2nd, 10:15 a.m.
- Second and Fourth Sundays: Bible study, 10:15 a.m. following worship. Season Two of “The Chosen,” all welcome to join at any time. Beginning September 18th.
- October: New Member Welcome Day! Stay tuned for details
- October 3: Maine Seacoast Mission Opportunity for Youth and Adults information meeting, see Bulletin for details
- October 27 – 29: New England Women of the ELCA, 12th Biennial Convention & Gathering at Camp Calumet & Conference Center. Details in Readings and Announcements.
- Any time: Drop off collected pull tabs for Ronald McDonald House in the Red Box. Grace Guild will deliver them in the near future.
- Anytime: simple donations to Zion can be made through the purchase of Scrip gift cards, and by signing up for Amazon Smile. Details here
- Pocket Prayer Quilts: Elaine Cote has been making tiny (2″x2″) Pocket Prayer Quilts with a tiny angel inside. Pocket Prayer Quilts are a symbol of God’s love and remind us throughout the day that we are not alone. If you would like one, contact Pastor Sara at 678-882-9011 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or the church office at 860-342-2860 or email@example.com
- Anytime: Cookbooks still available, $12 each.
Due to the pandemic, the office is closed to visitors, but if you need pastoral assistance, please do not hesitate to reach out to 860-342-2860, or to Pastor Sara at 678-882-9011 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Church office hours : Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., except that the office is closed on Fridays during the summer months.
Call for information if you would like to learn more or if you are interested in becoming a member. 860-342-2860.
Members of Zion: Click here for information about Zion’s transition effort, a copy of the congregational survey (CAT), and a summary of the Holy History event.