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Welcome to Zion United Methodist Church
157 West Jefferson Avenue
PO Box 515
Hampshire, IL 60140-0515


Wheelchair accessible, Handicap Entrance, Ramp to Sanctuary, Family Restroom on main level; Elevator to Basement

Sunday Worship Service -  10:15 A.M.   
Sunday School for Adults and Elementary Students - 9 AM

The Nursery is open for infants and toddlers during Service.

Fellowship & Refreshments following our service.

Most Thursdays, 7 PM - Bible Study - check current events below

Parish Ministers - Each Active Member

Pastor - Rev. Diana K. Otterbacher, M.Div.


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Current Events

Reservations are needed to participate in our Maundy Thursday Service Project at Feed My Starving Children in Schaumburg on Thursday, April 17.  Meet at the church to carpool at 6:30 PM.  Please sign-up.

Sunday, April 6, 10:15 AM - HOLY COMMUNION - The Lord's Table is open to All.  Come and sing "Dem Bones"  for the children.  Gospel Lesson on the death and raising of Lazarus. Solo by Nils von Keudell. 

Tues. April 8, 7 PM - Staff/Parish Relations Committee meets in closed session at the Parsonage.

Wed. Apr. 9, 7 PM - Pearson Fund raising team meets at the church to assess progress.

Thur.  April 10, 7 pm - Bible Study @ church - Book of Romans, Chapter 13

Sat. Apr. 12,  7 AM - Men's Breakfast Club meets at the Rose Garden - interfaith group!

Sat. Apr. 12, 9 AM - Pie Day!  Meet @ church kitchen to donate +/or deliver pie to area shut-ins.

Sun. Apr. 13 - Palm-Passion Sunday!  Procession of Palms and the Passion of Christ according to the gospel of Matthew.  Special Music.  Wonderful service.

Thur, Apr. 17, 6:30pm - Reservations needed to meet @ church to car pool to Feed My Starving Children site in Schaumburg - it's our Maundy Thursday Service Project - let's not talk about service - let's do it!

Sat. Apr. 19, 9 AM - Set up for Easter - all hands on deck!

Sun. Apr. 20, 9 AM - Easter Morning Breakfast in church basement - free  ~  9:30 AM Sunday School Easter Egg Hunt ~ 10:15 AM - Glorious Easter Morning Worship Service with soloist Bethany Diaz and the Brothers From the Shire.  Come one, come all!

 The purpose of the United Methodist Church
is to make disciples of Jesus Christ
for the transformation of the world.    

       ~ Open Bibles ~ Open Hearts   ~ Open Minds ~ Open Doors      


 The purpose of the United Methodist Church
is to make disciples of Jesus Christ
for the transformation of the world.                                                                              
~ Open Bibles ~ Open Hearts                                         ~ Open Minds ~ Open Doors                                          ~ The people of Zion United Methodist Church.