July 28

Youth and Family Ministry (YFM) Director Position Open

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To apply for this position, please submit your resume and a letter indicating why your are interested in this position to Application deadline is August 18.

April 28

First New Hope Directory

This is a great tool for new members!
We are doing the directory ourselves with our own talent. Member photos will be taken on May 14 and May 21

On Sunday May 14th, there will be one service at Hollandale and our first opportunity to take pictures.  Service will begin at 9:00 am and we will be available to take pictures from 8:00 until time of service and then again following service until 11:00 am.
On Sunday May 21st we will be taking pictures at Blanchardville.  Service will be at 10:30 and we will take pictures from 9:00 am until time of service and then again following service.
There is no cost to have your picture taken, nor any obligation to purchase pictures.  The background color we will be using is brown.

March 31

Community Clothes Closet

The Mount Horeb Community Clothes Closet (CCC) was founded by Lifechurch and serves to provide clothing and bedding to our neighbors in need. It is open to all without regard to age, race, gender or creed.

It is open the 2nd and 4th Saturday of every month from 10:11 a.m. to 12:00 noon; and the 3rd Thursday night of every month from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

The closet accepts donations of clothing, coats, hats, mittens, bedding, shoes, purses, boots, toys and books.

the CCC is located at 102 E Lincoln Street, Mount Horeb. Contact Kate Hook at (608) 437-6114 for more information


August 28

Faith Formation? What is it?

It’s a bird: it’s a plane: no it’s GIFT! (Generation In Faith Together)

What is it?!  It is a Bible story, a song with motions, drama, art, Faith5 and prayer.

It’s learning Bible stories and how they relate to us and guide us – all generations together.

And… there will be family funfood.  Feed your body, then stay and feed your soul!

Try it through May – one academic year. 

Every Wednesday beginning September 7

5:30 – 6:00 supper

6:00 – 7:00 p.m. GIFT 

September 7 – December 28 at Hollandale

                                                               No GIFT Novmber 23

                                                          January 4 – May 24 at Blanchardville


August 25

Eligible for Youth Congress?


All Students Currently in 7th -11th Grades

Call, email or Text Pastor

if you have even a little interest or questions!

You will be eligible to go to Houston, Texas in June 27 – July 1, 2018.

Yes, that is almost 2 years from now and a lot can happen in 2 years.  But it will take a lot of fundraising and planning.  If you are currently in 7th – 11th grades and might be interesting in going, PLEASE let Pastor Michelle know so we can start a list for fundraising events.  Registration for the Youth Gathering will be in September 2017 (a year from now).  We will be working with youth from other local Lutheran churches to prepare and hopefully share transportation costs.

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Chaperones needed for trip

If you are Interested in being a chaperone or helping to organize and plan the Youth Gathering trip, please contact Pastor Michelle. The first conference planning meeting is on Tuesday, October 25, 7 p.m., at the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Mount Horeb.