Zion Lutheran Church is proud to announce the addition of Pastor Jonathan Ripke as the new Associate Pastor. He and his wife Megan have two daughters, Alice and Ella and reside in Marengo. Pastor Ripke had completed 6 years of service at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Hooper Nebraska, prior to accepting his call from Zion. He completed his undergraduate studies at Concordia Seward, NE and his seminary work at Concordia St. Louis, MO. Pastor will be joining Reverend Dr. Glen Borhart to help support worship, school and outreach ministries. Please join us in welcoming the Ripke family to Marengo!

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