It has been 95 years and counting for one house of worship in Throggs Neck.
Although a 95th anniversary is an odd milestone to celebrate, the First Lutheran Church of Throggs Neck has so much to praise, it couldn’t wait to commemorate its longevity.
“I am thrilled that we are celebrating our 95th anniversary,” said Catherine Ziegler, a 26-year member of First Lutheran. “I feel as if it is my second home… I believe the people before my time must have felt the same way or we would not be here today.”
The church held an anniversary dinner on Wednesday, November 1 at the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine for church goers, supporters, and even had representation from the NYS Senate to celebrate the 95th year of First Lutheran.
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