Zion Lutheran Church
Rhinelander, WI

Front Window Jesus' ascension. "I will come again."
Children's Side
Window


Jesus receives the children. "Baptize all nations."
Reformation Side
Window

Movable Window
Left Top: "In the year of our Lord, 1517." Luther nails the 95 theses to the door of the Castle Church in Wittenburg.
Left Bottom: Henry Melchior Muehlenberg, the father of Lutheranism in the United States; Carl Walther, father of confessional Lutheranism in the United States.
Middle Top: Alpha and Omega lying on top of an open Bible; St. Paul; "Preach the Word."
Middle Bottom: St. Bonifacius, the missionary who brought Christianity to Germany.
Right Top: Luther's coat of arms; Luther burning the Pope's letter of excommunication.
Right Bottom: Philip Melanchthon, Luther's closest co-worker; John Huss, a forerunner of the Reformation .
Back Window Jesus showing mercy by healing people. "Come to me all ye that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest" (Matthew 11:28). This pictures the complete healing Jesus will give his people on the last day.
Nave and Back
Windows
Movable Window
Top Row:
Faith, Hope, Love.

Bottom Row: Christmas, Easter, Pentecost
Narthex Window:?
Rear Entry Window: A local symbol called a "hodag," generally associated with evil. He is being pierced with the sword of the truth.
Click here for information on the symbols supplied by the congregation. (PDF document. Close window to exit.)