Welcome to Zion Lutheran


Settled on the open prairie over 130 years ago, we continue to be a community gathered in worship, centered in the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ, and sent out to be a light to the world. Join us each Sunday morning at 9:30 a.m. for worship. Sunday School for Pre-school through Adults begins 10:30 a.m.

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Newsletter July 2019

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    Join us for worship each Sunday morning at 9:30 a.m.

    Followed by Sunday School for all ages  at 10:30 a.m.

RSS South Dakota Synod

  • The Rev. Constanze Hagmaier elected bishop of the ELCA South Dakota Synod
    SIOUX FALLS, SD (June 1, 2019) – The Rev. Constanze Hagmaier was elected June 1 to serve a six-year term as bishop of the South Dakota Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). The election took place during the synod assembly, held May 31 and June 1 in Sioux Falls, SD
  • Update from the Bishop Election Committee
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Due to technical problems with the electronic voting system, the Bishop Election Committee decided to repeat the third and fourth ballot using paper ballots. The purpose is to ensure the integrity of the vote for Office of Bishop. The Bishop Election Committee appreciates your patience in this process.
  • Seven candidates identified for the next Lutheran Bishop in South Dakota
    Over 500 voting members of the South Dakota Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America were gathered today at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls, SD to pray, discern and elect a new bishop for the South Dakota Synod. Seven candidates have been identified as nominees from a result of the second ballot […]
  • Results of the Second Ballot
    Results of the Second Ballot. There was no election on the second ballot. The Top 7 candidates will move onto the Third Ballot. Speeches by the Top 7 candidates will happen tomorrow morning in the Third Plenary Session. Biographical Information of the Top 7 Tesch, Bill 128 Hagmaier, Constanze 83 Binstock, Heidi 71 Opoien, Tom […]
  • Results of the First Ballot
    The following names were placed on the first ballot for Bishop Election. There was no election, so this ballot becomes a nominating ballot. Please click here to download to see the first ballot results. Nominees had until 2:00 PM to withdraw their name. A second ballot will be cast later this afternoon at 2:40 PM.

RSS ELCA World Hunger

  • Accompaniment on the Ground
      In this post, ELCA World Hunger summer intern Aml Mohamed reflects on her experiences of accompaniment in her home country of Egypt. “Why are you interested in this position at the ELCA?” A classic, expected question during an interview. I paused and asked myself three questions. What is the difference between interning at the […]
  • Welcome (Back) New Staff!
      Join ELCA World Hunger in welcoming (back) former intern and current coordinator for network engagement, Petra Rickertsen! Grateful for your warm ‘welcome back’ to the ELCA World Hunger team, I am elated to announce my graduation from 2018 intern to Coordinator, Network Engagement! My passion for working with the ELCA World Hunger began in […]