Lessons Easy, Hard, and ‘Huh?’

Lessons Easy, Hard, and ‘Huh?’

In the name of the Father and of the ✠ Son and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. Let’s start with a little pop quiz.  Don’t worry; it will be easy, at least to start.  Let’s try a little math. First, an addition problem.  Two plus two equal … that’s...
News from the Senior Pastor Search Committee

News from the Senior Pastor Search Committee

Mark your calendar for January 25th at 5:30 p.m. Pastor Daniel Johnson will visit Hope on January 25 and 26 to meet with us. The congregational meet and greet will be 5:30 – 6:30 in the Sanctuary. Different format this time: we will have Pastor Johnson provide...
Waiting for a Miracle

Waiting for a Miracle

The sermon text for the 2nd Sunday after the Epiphany is from John 2:3–5 [3] When the wine ran out, the mother of Jesus said to him, “They have no wine.” [4] And Jesus said to her, “Woman, what does this have to do with me? My hour has not yet come.” [5] His mother...
Special Voters’ Meeting

Special Voters’ Meeting

A special voters’ meeting will be held on January 27th at 12:00 p.m. to call Rebecca Blank, English major, to teach at Hope Lutheran School beginning with the 2019-2020 school year. What does issuing a call mean? Rebecca is currently finishing her degree and...
More Than Meets the Eye

More Than Meets the Eye

In the name of the Father and of the ✠ Son and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. In a new movie, a teenage girl finds an old, beat up, yellow Volkswagen Beetle in a scrapyard.  She decides that she wants the car, so she asks the scrapyard owner if it’s for sale....