A message from Pastor Lynnae

The Last Week. Holy Week is soon upon us. Beginning with Palm Sunday and culminating on Easter morning. Each day of that week is vital to the holy story. Monday – Jesus curses the fig tree and drives out the sellers in the Temple. Tuesday – The fig tree is withered, and Jesus is questioned…

New works created during “The Potter and the Clay” Lent Series

Wed., March 13 began Hope’s Lent series “The Potter and the Clay” featuring artist Valerie Rae. Valerie sculpted the cup for a chalice during the service and spoke with Pastor Lynnae as she worked. Before the service, attendees were treated to Simple Supper chili-dogs and vegetable soup. Join us Wed. evenings during Lent as Valerie…

JAM kids tie Blankets for Shelter Animals

Sunday JAM children, with help from parents, tied a number of blankets to distribute to the Humane Society’s dogs and cats. The blankets were delivered this past week and shelter staff immediately provided them to a few cats. The Humane Society was very grateful for the donation and quick to offer their praise.

A message from Pastor Lynnae

From Pastor Lynnae: Scripture is full of imagery! One of my favorites is the Potter and the Clay. Jeremiah 18 is one of the clearest examples: Verses 2-6 say, “So I went down to the potter’s house, and I saw him working at the wheel. But the pot he was shaping from the clay was…

Soup & Pie Social raises funds for HopeCare Children’s Center

On Feb. 6 Hope Lutheran hosted the Soup & Pie Social. The fundraiser is held each Feb. with the proceeds benefiting the HopeCare Children’s Center. The light snow outside didn’t slow traffic or enthusiasm for the event. Attendees had their choice of vegetable, chicken & wild rice or chili, along with Panera bread and a…

Rebel Hurd Family Fire

As many of you may know, our sister in Christ, Rebel Hurd (Mission Developer/SAM, Church on the Street) and family (Jeff, Maisie, Autumn, and Darby), have lost their home and all belongings to a fire earlier this week. After speaking with Rebel, here is what would be most helpful in the immediate aftermath of the…

Hope Sanctuary Organ Renovation Project Underway

Renovation work on our organ began on Monday January 7th.  By Tuesday the 8th all the old piping had been removed as well as the keyboard and foot pedals.  The project is expected to last several weeks.  You can see some pictures from the project by clicking here.

Church Council Installed January 13th

Installation of 2019 Church Council Members (pictured l to r) Duane Lund, Pastor Lynnae Sorensen, Katie Studer, Bruce Serbus, Laura Miles and Mariah South. Not pictured are Loren Koepsell, Barb Lind and Jesse Rufener. At JAM the lesson was about the boy Jesus and the temple; we made “stained glass” and scrolls. We talked about our…

Nolan Olson Baptized

On Sunday January 20th we welcomed Nolan James Olson, son of Corrie and Roy Olson and little brother of Brynn & Gavin, into the family of God through baptism. Welcome Nolan!!! See pictures here.

KSFY features Hope Lutheran Canned Goods Altar

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