Our Vision

We are the church of the warm heart:
Our vision is to FLOW in the grace of Christ Jesus through
Faith, Love, Outreach and Worship.
With these four ideals and commands of Jesus we go forth to further the Kingdom of God.

Worship and Holy Communion
We meet every Sunday at 10 AM for our weekly Service of Worship and Holy Communion. Click here for a complete schedule including all our seasonal services.

Link to the Hope Lutheran Prayer Chain.

Adult Education with Pastor Diana
Adult Education class continues on Saturday, October 14 from 9 until 10 AM. This is Part 2 of a 7 week discussion of the book, "by Heart - Conversations with Martin Luther's Small Catechism."

Men's Bible Study
Starting October 11, the Men's Bible Study will meet each Wednesday evening at church from 6 to 7:30 PM. The current topic is The Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5). Ted Turner and Paul Zaffiro will host the study. There will be no study this Wednesday, October 18. See you on the 25th.

Quarterly Birthday Celebration and Potluck
Just a reminder to everyone to plan to stay after service this Sunday, October 15 for our Quarterly Birthday Celebration and Potluck. Birthdays in July, August, & September will be honored, but everyone is invited.  Bring your favorite dish to share. A large cake will be provided.

#PrayFastAct at Hope starts at 8 PM Saturday, October 21 (Doors open at 7:30 PM). "Together with presiding bishops of the ELCA and the Episcopal Church, we #PrayFastAct in support of federal programs that prevent & address homelessness." For more information, visit ELCA.org/PrayFastAct.

Open House at the Parsonage
Pastor Diana and Ted will host an Open House at the Parsonage after service on Sunday, October 22. Guests are not asked to bring anything. There will be no Coffee Hour at church that day.

Talents of Hope
Volunteers are needed for Talents of Hope. If you have a special talent or hobby you would like to share with other members of the congregation, here's a perfect opportunity. Some of the talents and hobbies we've shared in the past are chocolate roses, hot tamales, artwork depicting The Lord's Supper, and trolleys. You can see the wide variety of passions we have, and we would love to hear yours! Please contact Arlene or Julia to get started.

Altar Guild
We are in need of volunteers for Altar Guild, to be in charge of cleaning up after Sunday Worship Services. Please use the sign-up sheet in the Narthex if you would like to volunteer. Please contact Diane Martin if you have any questions.

Upcoming Meetings
Annual Meeting of the Congregation: Sunday, November 12 after service.
Worship Team: Each Wednesday, 9:30 AM in the church office, except no meeting on October 18.
Council: Thursday, November 2, 6:30 PM in the Fireside Room at church.
Property & Administration Team: Thursday, November 9, 6 PM at church.
Congregational Life Team: Sunday, November 19, 9 AM at church.
Stewardship Team: To be announced.
Education Team: To be announced.
Mission and Outreach Team: To be announced.
Youth Group/Confirmation Class: To be announced.

Recent Pictures
Ski Outing to Lake Tahoe Golf Course - February 1, 2016.

Building Hope.
Download a copy of our September 2017 Newsletter.