Music Ministry

“Next to the Word of God, music deserves the highest praise. The gift of language combined with the gift of song was given to humanity that we should proclaim the Word of God through music.”

– Martin Luther

Music ministry at Zion includes opportunities for participation in vocal choirs, handbell choirs, worship teams, and instrumental ensembles.

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  • Those Who Sing Pray Twice

    Those Who Sing Pray Twice Sue and I met while attending college at Concordia in Moorhead, MN, back in 1968. We must have had the right amount of similarities and differences to get married and this year we celebrated our 48th wedding anniversary. We are blessed with two daughters, six granddaughters, one grandson, and rumors of an arrival of a “great” next spring.  A shared similarity for Sue and me was our upbringing in the Lutheran ... more
  • Gifts Discovered

    Gifts DiscoveredGod blesses each of us with gifts and talents to share. Some we are born we, some we learn, and others we simply discover along the way with the guidance and hand of God. The story of how I began singing, truly falls into that last category. Throughout Middle and High School, I considered myself a talented musician. Playing the Trumpet in Band, I toggled between 1st and 2nd chair…. Thanks ... more
  • Finding a Voice

    Finding a VoiceMy name is Liz, and together with my husband Roland, I have been a member of Zion since moving to Buffalo 39 years ago right after we got married. My greatest joy was raising our four children with the help of this wonderful community and the extended family that became ours at Zion. I believe in the African saying that “it takes a whole village to raise up a child” ... more

Summer Special Music

Use your talents during the summer to provide special music for one of our summer worship services on Sunday mornings or Monday evenings. If you’d like to do a solo or small ensemble, either vocal or instrumental music in worship, contact Sherilyn Burgdorf or Mike Walsh to volunteer.

Music Calendar

April 8, 2020
Joyful Ringers SUSPENDED
Senior Choir SUSPENDED
Family Express Worship Team SUSPENDED