Posts by Paul Johnson

Posts by Paul Johnson

Thoughts for Tuesday Mornings

I can often get revved up thinking about doing God’s will. I love long range thinking and the big picture. But, then Monday comes around and getting the practical done starts to slow me down. By Tuesday morning often my zest has settled back into whatever normal was before. Don’t get me wrong, I believe that seeing the big picture and having a vision for your life is very important. But, you gotta go to work. Responsibilities take time. Maintenance…

Announcements for Sunday, Sept 27, 2020

Sermon By Pastor Charlie Meyer: Connecting to the Heart of God – Psalm 111: Praise God with all your Heart First off – let’s all thank God that we’re able to meet together and stream online! Not everyone is able to do so. God has blessed us! Here are some of the events coming up: Core and Prayer Meeting – Saturday, Oct 10Our combined Core and Prayer meeting will be from 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. at the Church building.  This is our…

Clothing Drive for The Landing

In October Living Hope is doing a clothing drive for The Landing.This is throughout the month on Sunday mornings and at our Trunk or Treat event on Oct 24th. The Landing’s Mission is to provide:We aim to provide support, guidance, and a shoulder to lean on to those facing homelessness within our community. We help to navigate available resources; from housing and clothing, to meals and medical care, The Landing MN works to help these individuals make positive steps forward.Because…

Trunk or Treat

We’ll be doing a trunk or treat from 4:30-6pm on Saturday Oct 24th in the Creative Stars Academy parking lot.Covid precautions will be taken with masks and distancing. More details to come! This is in conjunction with our clothing drive for The Landing.

Childcare during COVID

We want to see you on Sunday mornings. We know that many of you want to see us on Sunday mornings as well but the lack of childcare has made coming on Sundays impractical. So, after much consideration, prayer, and planning, we have decided to re-start childcare on Sunday mornings, starting on Aug 30. See our overall plan for meeting safely here. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, childcare is going to look very different than it did at the start…

Announcements for Sunday, Aug. 23, 2020

Join us this week as Charlie continues James with his passage for the week: James 5:7-11 – Waiting Patiently I really enjoyed Connection Days and hope that all of you who joined us had a good time as well! If you haven’t yet joined our Facebook group I’d encourage you to do so. It’s a great way to participate in ongoing community interaction through prayer requests, helping one another, sharing thoughts from the word and announcements/reminders. You can find our…

Summer Connection Days

What are we supposed to do as this Coronavirus stretches on?What is the church supposed to be in this “new normal”?This August 12th to the 15th Living Hope is bringing back our annual Connection Days! This year it’s all about: God’s Will For Your Life – Covid Edition We are always in need of vision and direction to help us through life. But, even more so now during these times we need to hear from God on what he would have…

Wisdom Works

What actually works? Well, we believe that the wisdom found in the Bible actually works. The book of James is filled with practical wisdom that will help us in our faith journey as we connect with God and others. Come join us (in person or via live feed) as we jump into James 1 at Living Hope – Sunday 10am.

Reopening Sunday!

Update: As of Aug 30th we are reopening childcare. Please see our plan for kids here. Now that the Governor has allowed churches to meet, we are planning on resuming in person services this coming Sunday (5/31) at 10am! In accordance with the Governor’s requirements we have taken the steps listed below for mitigating the spread of Covid – 19 Virus.  We understand that people have different levels of comfort with potential exposure.  Because of this, some people will find this plan…