2014: MT. ZION UM CHURCH CELEBRATES 120 YEARS - "This Is A Glorious Day"


Rev. David Weaver, current pastor of Mt. Zion UN Church,
welcomed parishioners and visitors to the celebration

Tracey Miller and family performed for congregation

Parishioners, community members and former residents returned to the Mt. Zion United Methodist Church this weekend to celebrate the 120th anniversary of the church.

Former pastors Rick Swearingen and Roger Mckee, son of long-time pastor Glendon McKee, returned to deliver sermons.

Former Mt. Zion pastors Rev. Roger McKee, son of long-time pastor Glendon McKee (L) and Rev. Rick Swearingen deliver special sermons

A number of singing groups provided music, around a special celebration dinner.

Pastor David Weaver offered recognition of several generations that built and attended the community church. "This is a glorious day. We bless them all for their contributions," he said.

Oldest parishioner Betty Fern Weaver (L) and
music-maker Johnny Staats enjoyed the celebration

Celebrants enjoy a bountiful meal