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Report to the Charge Conference

(The following is a summary of my much longer (about four pages) 2015 Report to the Charge Conference. If you would like to see the entire report it is available for pick up from the Church Office. - Pastor Malcolm)

When asked how long I have been at Mount Zion (I'm in my eighth year) the next question is almost always "so how are things going?" I generally reply that "things" are going well. Being the sole pastor of a large congregation, I suppose that my job should be more difficult. In reality, I have found the opposite true. I am fortunate to serve with a very enthusiastic staff and lay leadership team. … I believe that this last year has been one in which God is preparing us for our next great adventure together. That sounds like a rather nebulous vision so in an effort to seek clarity, we have sought and benefitted from the assistance of BWC UMC conference resource specialist Christie Latonia. Christie has met with both our staff and our Church council to help us discern where God is leading us as a staff and... More


Spirit Night at Chik-fil-A - November 4

Mount Zion UMC Youth Fellowship will host Spirit Night at the Chik-fil-A on Johns Hopkins Rd. on Tuesday, November 4th from 5:00 to 8:00pm.A percentage of the sales generated will benefit Camp Hope missions trips for ages 12 to 18 including meals, transporation, lodging, and supplies.

Be sure to tell your cashier know that you are with the Spirit Night before paying for your meal.

Operation Christmas Child

Boxes, information sheets and BOY/GIRL labels are in the East and West Narthexes. Filled boxes need to be brought to Mt. Zion on Nov. 16th and 23rd. To learn where your box goes, go online to Samaritanspurse.org/occ, pay the $7 handling fee and receive a tracking label for the box and you will be notified where your box was sent.
Any questions – contact Margaret Rose (301-854-3558).