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Zion Lutheran Church
New Zion Lutheran Church Website
Zion Lutheran Church, Groveland, FL
We are an ELCA congregation.

We are located at:

547 S Main Avenue
Groveland, FL 34736

Please join us for:
Sunday School 9:30 AM
Worship Service 11:00AM

You may contact us at the email link below,
which is

James Bezaire

Check our FaceBook page for upcoming WELCA activities. We have monthly meetings with the dates and times selected by members on an adhoc basis

Please join us for worship.
Click the below link to see shere we are located in downtown Groveland:
Our Location: Just south of SR 50.
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"We proclaim the Good News of God's love through Jesus in our community and beyond."
Collecting Donations for School Supplies
Several members of Zion have formed Thrivent Action Teams to provide local schools with school supplies. The schools are:
- Groveland Elementary
- Mascotte Elementary
- Gray Middle School
- South Lake High School.
Please bring supplies to church, preferably by August 2, so we can make complete backpacks, but no later than before school starts. You can also drop them off at Red Wing Restaurant.
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Zion Lutheran Church Groveland FL
Installation of Pastor Bezaire May 16, 2015
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Saturday May 16, 2015

2 PM

Bishop Robert Schaefer of the Florida-Bahamas Synod will be at Zion Lutheran Church for the Installation of our new Pastor, James Bezaire.


We welcome all of you to join us for the installation and reception.

Please come to the installation to meet our new Pastor.
Coffee/tea and cake will be served in the Fellowship Hall following the Installation.

April 2 Maundy Thursday 7 pm
April 3 Good Friday 7 pm
April 5 Easter Sunday 11 am

We are also participating in the Easter Sunrise Service on Lake David at 7:00 AM with the other churches in Groveland.

Welcome to Pastor Jim Bezaire 4/19/2015
On Sunday, February 8, Zion extended a call to Reverend James Bezaire of Wellborn, FL. He accepted on February 13, 2015. Revered Bezaire will start on Sunday, April 19, 2015.

Reverend Bezaire was a Catholic priest prior to becoming a Lutheran minister in 1987. Since 1987 he was a full-time pastor at several churches. He has been an interim pastor at several churches for the past five years.

Reverend Bezaire was also a member of a committee that evaluates graduates of theological seminaries and approves them as ministerial candidates. Reverend Bezaire was highly recommended by all of his previous congregations.

Bishop Robert Schaefer will formally install Reverend Bezaire as pastor on Saturday, May 16 at 2:00 p.m. at Zion. Following the installation service, there will be a potluck. More details will follow.

Please welcome Reverend Bezaire to our church family.

Pot Luck to Honor Pastor Stoyer 4/12/2015
Pastor Stoyer will be retiring (again!), and his last day serving Zion Lutheran Church will be Sunday April 12, 2015. We thank him for coming out of retirement to serve as interim pastor for the past several years.

We are having a pot luck dinner in his honor after church on Sunday April 12, 2015. All are welcome.

As part of our efforts to become a Green Congregation, we are asking members to bring their own dishes from home to use during the pot luck. Cutlery will be provided. Paper plates will be available for guests.

Lenten Season 2015
Lent begins February 18. That will start our traditional "Soup &..." at noon.
If you haven't been able to attend in the past, it means that someone brings in soup for all to share, others cheese, crackers, etc. After we eat we share conversations with devotions.

Noon Wednesday Feb 18 will also have Holy Communion at our "Soup &...". That evening there will also be a Worship Service at 7:00 pm for those unable to make it at lunch. As at the noon gathering there will be Imposition of Ashes and Holy Communion.

"Soup and ...." will be at noon each Wednesday during Lent:
March 4. 11, 18 and 25.

PALM SUNDAY is March 29th

EASTER is April 5th

Please join us as often as you can. We always have room for one more.

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