December 2018   
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Hartford City, Indiana


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  • A beautiful Sunday afternoon to worship outside and share a meal together!
  • Fun at VBS!
  • The kids get their reward after reaching their fund and food raising goal for the Food Pantry!
  • 150th anniversary dinner!
  • The bishop, the daughters of the congregation (both rostered leaders), and Zion's current pastor.
  • A beautiful evening for a campfire!
  • Balloon Launch on Rally Day
  • Children's sermon - May 29th, 2016
  • "Young men and women alike, old and young together! Let them praise the name of the Lord, for his name alone is exalted; his glory is above earth and heaven." Psalm 148:12-13

Thank you for visiting Zion Lutheran Church's home on the web!

Here you will find information about our congregation, our beliefs, and our ministries.  We are:

People saved by grace through Jesus Christ.
People committed to Christ’s work in the world.
People who are confident that God is working in the world. We believe that God is constantly “making all things new” (Revelation 21:5).

We hope you will take a moment to find out about the people of Zion, where we are located, and when we worship. We invite you to be a part of our mission and ministry to Blackford County and the world.


Contact Information  
Zion Lutheran Church
308 S. Monroe St
Hartford City, Indiana 47348
Phone (765)348-3157
Regular Schedule  
Office Hours
  • Secretary: Tuesday-Thursday, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

    Pr. David:

    Monday 1-4 p.m., Wednesday 9 a.m.-12 noon, and other times by appointment. Usually in the office Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays at varying times.

  • Sunday School: Children are upstairs in the chapel area, Nolan's class is in the Fellowship Hall
    – 9:15 AM to 10:15 AM
  • Spirited Traditional Worship
    – 10:30 AM
  • Joe and Jesus: Sunday Lectionary Study @ Common Grounds Coffee Shop
    – 9:00 AM
Advent Suppers and Evening Prayer

Join us on Wednesdays, December 5th, 12th, and 19th, for an Advent soup and sandwich supper followed by Evening Prayer. The supper begins at 6 p.m. Evening Prayer is at 7 p.m. Both events are in the Fellowship Hall. 

The Blackford Community Choir Performs!

On Sunday, December 16th, the Blackford County Community Choir, conducted by Pastor David, will sing Pepper Choplin's cantata Christmas Presence. Come join us as we celebrate God's greatest gift of all in Jesus Christ, and God's call to us to be a Christmas presence all year round. Two performances at 3 and 6 p.m. The Southern Wells Elementary Choir, conducted by Jean Hughes, will also perform. No admission charge. A freewill offering will be taken to support the ministry of the choir.

Facebook page!

Check out and like our Facebook page! Pr. David updates the page at least twice per week.