zion-front-layer-rough-1000 Welcome to Zion UMC We are so glad that you have viewed our website and we hope that you will come to visit us in person. We are a United Methodist Church that lives the philosophy of open hearts, open minds, and open doors. We offer relevant preaching with messages from the Bible that apply to our everyday lives and we try to live that message with community outreach and a welcoming attitude. What Can You Expect at Zion UMC? Welcoming People We come from all backgrounds and look forward to meeting you. Feel free to dress casually or formally, as you will see both here on any Sunday. Relevant Preaching You will hear messages that apply the Bible to our lives in a real and meaningful way. Kid Friendly We want our children to enjoy church and have a special time for them during worship. We want them to experience God's love in ways they can understand. Community Outreach Food Pantry The Food Pantry is the third Thursday of the month from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Participants will receive a box of food, bread, and produce as seasonally available. All are welcome and there are no questions asked. Quilters The Zion Quilters are a group of individuals who love to quilt and who have turned their passion into a ministry of service with a wide audience. They meet every Monday and Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Feeding the Homeless Zion UMC partners with Micah Ministries to feed the homeless. On the fifth Monday of the month, volunteers prepare and provide a hot breakfast for the homeless. Volunteers also provide fresh fruit and protein snacks for the day. School Dressing Days The Interfaith Council in the Stafford County area provides a school dressing day(s) for the needy children of Spotsylvania, Stafford, Caroline, and King George Counties and the City of Fredericksburg.