Zion Episcopal Church 301 East Congress St. Charles Town, WV. 25414
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- Posted on 22 Oct 2015, Pastor: The Reverend Frank Wade


Day by Day the Lord added to their number.” Acts 2:47 Welcome to Zion Episcopal Church. It is Christ Jesus who welcomes us all and invites us all to share in worship and prayer. Whether you are new to the Christian faith, seeking a church home, or just visiting Charlestown, we hope you all gather with us this Sunday and join in the celebration. We would like to get to know you, and love to welcome you personally! When you come for worship, fill out a Visitor Card (found in the pews) or sign the guest book as you enter the church. Please contact Reverend  McCarley or the church office at 304-725-5312  or  rector@zionepiscopal.net  with any questions or for more information.

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The year is 2008 and Samantha Kofer’s career at a huge Wall Street law firm is on the fast track—until the recession hits and she gets downsized, furloughed, escorted out of the building.
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Faith Formation

This year’s Children’s Faith Formation, which begins on September 13, will take place during the 10:30 a.m. worship service.
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Mission Statement

We share Christ’s love and grace with joy, respect and compassion. We are a community of Scripture, Reason and Tradition. Zion Episcopal is a historic church, a spiritual home and a beacon of unconditional love.
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Sunday Worship Schedule

8:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist Rite 1 10:30 a.m. Choral Eucharist Rite II (Babysitting available at the 10:30 Service). 10:15 a.m., Sunday School (The Chapel of the Ark located in the Parish House Education Building). 10:30 a.m., Children Pre-K go to the Choir Room for Sunday School. Contact Rev. McCarley or the church office at 304-725-5312
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Recent News

Sunday Services Cancelled

Due to the snow storm coming, we have decided to not hold Sunday Services this Sunday, January 24th.    We do not want to have parishioners out and about during this snow storm.  Other neighborhood churches have cancelled their services.  Please continue to pray for everyone.  I...
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Congratulations to the new Vestry and Committee menbers!
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Bid You Farewell

Dear Friends, In order for me to bid you farewell as Rector of Zion, I need to begin by saying “Thank you” rather than “Goodbye”. In an era in which clergy generally serve their congregations for a shorter tenure than many NFL coaches; when the average length of stay is five to...
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Cold Weather Shelter Volunteers Needed

Volunteers are needed for the Cold Weather Shelter. The Jefferson County Homeless Coalition is in need of volunteers for the winter season. Zion will be hosting the Cold Weather Shelter December 19th—25th and January 30th—February 5th, 2016. Volunteering at the shelter ...
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If you would like donate a Christmas Poinsettia to remember someone or to offer as a thanksgiving at Christmastime, please complete the form below and either mail it to the Parish Office or drop it in the alms basin on Sunday. The cost this year is $11.00 each. Please make your...
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Monthly Meal Ministry

If you are interested in being a part of our Monthly Meal Ministry (MMM for short) at Zion, please plan to join us on Monday, November 23rd at 7:00 p.m. in the Parlors for a meeting. We are hoping to make plans for the MMM in 2016. As you know, this is a ministry which blesses...
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