New Highland Park church invites whole neighborhood to one table

HIGHLAND PARK -- It’s Sunday morning and the Zieglers are going to church. Jon and Janna Ziegler throw on their Sunday best; a traditional priest collar over pairs of skinny jeans. They pack their two young daughters into the backseat and fill the trunk with candles, sacred artwork, and wine for Holy Communion. Phones buzz with texts from co-pastors Juan and Maria Marentes. When they pull into the parking lot at Ramona Hall, the community center’s transformation into a make-shift sanctuary is already underway. Read More »