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Bishop Emeritus Ralph Jones presiding over the Worship on Wednesday service - October 2019

Bishop Emeritus Ralph Jones presiding over the Worship on Wednesday service - October 2019

Wonderful WOW luncheon headed up by Yvonne Paranik of Zion Lutheran Church - October 2019

Wonderful WOW luncheon headed up by Yvonne Paranik of Zion Lutheran Church - October 2019

Jane Horos of the Oil City YWCA, program presenter for WOW - October 2019

Jane Horos of the Oil City YWCA, program presenter for WOW - October 2019

The Quilters of Hope - September 2019

The Quilters of Hope - September 2019

Blessing of the Quilts for World Relief - September 2019

Blessing of the Quilts for World Relief - September 2019

Quilts ready to be packed for World Relief - September 2019

Quilts ready to be packed for World Relief - September 2019

There is a Quilter of Hope back there! - September 2019

There is a Quilter of Hope back there! - September 2019

The turkey is eating Pastor Mike! - September 2019

The turkey is eating Pastor Mike! - September 2019

Moving the quilts for the blessing - September 2019

Moving the quilts for the blessing - September 2019

ELCA Day of Service Luncheon with Zion Lutheran Church - September 2019

ELCA Day of Service Luncheon with Zion Lutheran Church - September 2019

Day of Service quilt project - September 2019

Day of Service quilt project - September 2019

Day of Service school supply project - September 2019

Day of Service school supply project - September 2019

Blessing of Back Packs - September 2019

Blessing of Back Packs - September 2019

 
VBS - August 2019

VBS - August 2019

“It was THIIIISSSSS big!” - Pastor Mike at VBS - August 2019

“It was THIIIISSSSS big!” - Pastor Mike at VBS - August 2019

 
Frank Lewis at VBS - August 2019

Frank Lewis at VBS - August 2019

Family Vacation Bible School - Rev. Robert Rigg sharing his fly fishing expertise - August 2019

Family Vacation Bible School - Rev. Robert Rigg sharing his fly fishing expertise - August 2019

Summer Auction - August 2019

Summer Auction - August 2019

Auctioneer Chuck Schultz - August 2019

Auctioneer Chuck Schultz - August 2019

Julie Kosker preparing an LYO VR demo - August 2019

Julie Kosker preparing an LYO VR demo - August 2019

Worship on Wednesday - Justin Wigren shares his story of recovery and regaining his voice. - August 2019

Worship on Wednesday - Justin Wigren shares his story of recovery and regaining his voice. - August 2019

The Quilters of Hope presenting quilts to two of the Good Hope/Zion Lutheran Ministry high school seniors. (photo by Susie Hlawati)

The Quilters of Hope presenting quilts to two of the Good Hope/Zion Lutheran Ministry high school seniors. (photo by Susie Hlawati)

The Quilters of Hope presenting quilts to two of the Good Hope/Zion Lutheran Ministry high school seniors. (photo by Susie Hlawati)

The Quilters of Hope presenting quilts to two of the Good Hope/Zion Lutheran Ministry high school seniors. (photo by Susie Hlawati)

The Quilters of Hope presenting quilts to two of the Good Hope/Zion Lutheran Ministry high school seniors. (photo by Susie Hlawati)

The Quilters of Hope presenting quilts to two of the Good Hope/Zion Lutheran Ministry high school seniors. (photo by Susie Hlawati)

 
Douglas Suhr setting up for Ascension Day fun - May 2019

Douglas Suhr setting up for Ascension Day fun - May 2019

Up, up and away in their beautiful balloon! Ascension appears to be going well on Ascension Day. Pastor Parsh & Pastor Jones - May 2019

Up, up and away in their beautiful balloon! Ascension appears to be going well on Ascension Day. Pastor Parsh & Pastor Jones - May 2019

 
Douglas Suhr on Ascension Day - May 2019

Douglas Suhr on Ascension Day - May 2019

 
Good Hope Lutheran Church quilt - 1927

Good Hope Lutheran Church quilt - 1927

Historic Good Hope Lutheran quilts on display - May 2019

Historic Good Hope Lutheran quilts on display - May 2019

 
Good Hope Lutheran Church quilt - 1932

Good Hope Lutheran Church quilt - 1932

Church member names hand stitched.

Church member names hand stitched.

Church member names hand stitched.

Church member names hand stitched.

Brother E. Louis Canter, OEF sharing his music and ministry with the Good Hope/Zion Lutheran family - May 2019

Brother E. Louis Canter, OEF sharing his music and ministry with the Good Hope/Zion Lutheran family - May 2019

 
LYO May event - Pizza party at the Mall

LYO May event - Pizza party at the Mall

LYO May event - Adventurers at Jones Party Magic

LYO May event - Adventurers at Jones Party Magic

 
LYO May event - Voyagers on the hunt.

LYO May event - Voyagers on the hunt.

Easter Sunday children’s sermon with Pastor Parsh - April 2019

Easter Sunday children’s sermon with Pastor Parsh - April 2019

LYO Voyagers and Adventurers - April 2019 (photo Pastor Parsh)

LYO Voyagers and Adventurers - April 2019 (photo Pastor Parsh)

2nd Annual Burgers and Bingo - February 2019 at Good Hope Lutheran Church

2nd Annual Burgers and Bingo - February 2019 at Good Hope Lutheran Church

Youngest Sunday School Group - Good Hope Lutheran Church.

Youngest Sunday School Group - Good Hope Lutheran Church.

Sunday School Group - Good Hope Lutheran Church

Sunday School Group - Good Hope Lutheran Church

PrayerGround during Sunday Worship - Good Hope Lutheran Church

PrayerGround during Sunday Worship - Good Hope Lutheran Church

Senior High Group with Pastor Parsh - Good Hope Lutheran Church

Senior High Group with Pastor Parsh - Good Hope Lutheran Church

 
Senior Choir rehearsal and Holiday party, January, 2019.

Senior Choir rehearsal and Holiday party, January, 2019.

Joint Worship at Good Hope Lutheran Church - installation of Good Hope and ZIon council members.

Joint Worship at Good Hope Lutheran Church - installation of Good Hope and ZIon council members.

Christmas Eve candle light service at Good Hope Lutheran Church, 2019. (photo by Jake Kosker)

Christmas Eve candle light service at Good Hope Lutheran Church, 2019. (photo by Jake Kosker)

Church members putting together Bags of Love for people in need. Part of Worship on Wednesday activities on December, 2018. (photo Pastor Parsh)

Church members putting together Bags of Love for people in need. Part of Worship on Wednesday activities on December, 2018. (photo Pastor Parsh)

 
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December, 2018, Worship on Wednesday. Oil City Middle School’s 8th grade chorus performs Christmas and Holiday favorites after worship. Directed by Steven Luxbacher. (photo Pastor Parsh)

December, 2018, Worship on Wednesday. Oil City Middle School’s 8th grade chorus performs Christmas and Holiday favorites after worship. Directed by Steven Luxbacher. (photo Pastor Parsh)

Pastor Parsh noodling about in the kitchen - Worship on Wednesday, December, 2018.

Pastor Parsh noodling about in the kitchen - Worship on Wednesday, December, 2018.

Venango County Youth Choir - trip to the Erie Philharmonic Holiday Concert, December 2018. (photo by Pastor Jones)

Venango County Youth Choir - trip to the Erie Philharmonic Holiday Concert, December 2018. (photo by Pastor Jones)

Venango County Youth Choir apprentices preparing for the holiday concert 2018.

Venango County Youth Choir apprentices preparing for the holiday concert 2018.

Venango Chorus performing their 2018 Christmas program. (photo David Schmude)

Venango Chorus performing their 2018 Christmas program. (photo David Schmude)

Volunteers preparing over 300 Thanksgiving meals for shut-ins and the elderly in 2018. (photo The Derrick/News Herald)

Volunteers preparing over 300 Thanksgiving meals for shut-ins and the elderly in 2018. (photo The Derrick/News Herald)

 
Worship on Wednesday , Senior Ministry Outreach - Pat Lamb Knight speaks on palliative care, October, 2018. (photo Pastor Parsh)

Worship on Wednesday , Senior Ministry Outreach - Pat Lamb Knight speaks on palliative care, October, 2018. (photo Pastor Parsh)

Good Hope/Zion Ministries Banner - Designed and Created by Margie Hart - 2018.

Good Hope/Zion Ministries Banner - Designed and Created by Margie Hart - 2018.

 
Stay and Play Thanksgiving celebration at Zion Lutheran Church, November 2018.

Stay and Play Thanksgiving celebration at Zion Lutheran Church, November 2018.

The Youth prepare to leave for the Annual Youth Gathering in Houston, Texas, summer of 2018.

The Youth prepare to leave for the Annual Youth Gathering in Houston, Texas, summer of 2018.

Good Hope/Zion Youth in Houston, Texas at the annual Youth Gathering summer of 2018.

Good Hope/Zion Youth in Houston, Texas at the annual Youth Gathering summer of 2018.

ELCA Day of Service - Good Hope and Zion members work on a quilt to be donated to the needy, September 2018.

ELCA Day of Service - Good Hope and Zion members work on a quilt to be donated to the needy, September 2018.

Good Hope’s outdoor summer services. Children’s Sermon in the sun - 2018.

Good Hope’s outdoor summer services. Children’s Sermon in the sun - 2018.

 
Octoberfest 2017 - Planting a tree for Reformation.

Octoberfest 2017 - Planting a tree for Reformation.

Octoberfest 2017 -Good Hope and Zion Churches together celebrating their European Heritage with food, scripture, and the history of hymns.

Octoberfest 2017 -Good Hope and Zion Churches together celebrating their European Heritage with food, scripture, and the history of hymns.

 
Octoberfest 2017 - Community and Church members together in fellowship.

Octoberfest 2017 - Community and Church members together in fellowship.