Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

1883 - 1983 Centennial Book

Original Front Cover

Table of Contents

Page numbers in the original book: Subject

Page 1: Dedication

Page 2: Introduction by Reverend Kevin Wenker

Page 3: Church Reverends 1883 to 1983, 1983 Northern Wisconsin District President and Synod President

Pages 4-5: Established in Grace, "Earliest Beginnings of Zion Lutheran Congregation" by Richard H. Hillert, Sr.

Page 6: Church Name Change in 1944 and the History of Mapleworks

Pages 6-24: "Centennial History of Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church" by Mrs. Adelia Helm

   Part 1: Church History 1883 to 1904
   Part 2: Church History 1905 to 1952
   Part 3: Church History 1953 to 1972
   Part 4: Church History 1973 to 1983

Page 24: The 100th Anniversary Committee

Page 24: Members Entering the Ministry from Zion

Pages 25-27: Genealogy of Charter Members of 1883 and Their Living Descendants of 1983

Page 27: Our God, Our Help in Ages Past (Lutheran Hymnal No. 123)

Pages 28-41: Redeemed in Grace (Photographs of Church Members)

          Click on the letter of their last name:

          A  B  CD  EF  G  H  IJKL  M  NOPQ  R  S  St  T  WXYZ

Pages 42-43: Zion Evangelical Lutheran Membership 1983

Pages 44-48: Growing Through Grace (Christian Education)

Pages 49-51: Witnessing In Grace (Through Organizations and Activities)

Pages 52-53: Living in Grace (Through Working and Leadership of God)

Pages 54-75: Heritage of Grace

  Marriages and Deaths

Page 76: Acknowledgements and members of the 100th Anniversary Committee

Page 77: Centennial Celebration Schedule

Back Cover: Photograph of the Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church built in 1905


Transcribed by James W. Sternitzky PhD in 2004,

from an original printing donated by Lorraine Nowak,
with permission from Lila D. Schmitz and Lavon Bartsch.



© Every submission is protected by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998.


Show your appreciation of this freely provided information by not copying it to any other site without our permission.


Become a Clark County History Buff


Report Broken Links

A site created and maintained by the Clark County History Buffs
and supported by your generous


Webmasters: Leon Konieczny, Tanya Paschke,

Janet & Stan Schwarze, James W. Sternitzky,

Crystal Wendt & Al Wessel.