Great Commission Churches – Christianity in Action Internationally

Living Hope is part of an association of churches called Great Commission ( which consists of churches and ministries around the United States. This quarter they’re highlighting our sister organizations around the globe – doing the good work of making disciples, loving and serving people, planting churches and sharing the gospel. Read about it here: GCC 2018 International Newsletter

Special Thanksgiving Service

Join Living Hope for a special Thanksgiving Service and meal on November 18th at Schaeffer Academy. We’ll meet at our regular time of 10am and then continue to be together through lunch! Hope to see you there!

Small Group Multiplication!

Living Hope is growing and to help new folks get connected we’re expanding our small groups! We now have five groups meeting on different (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday) nights. Check out our small group page and email for more info about when and where!

Grand Opening!!!

Living Hope is having a Grand Opening on Sept 9th! Join us for our worship service (at Schaeffer) followed by a grill out, ice cream and lots of fun! See you there!

Spring Retreat Recap

Over 35 people gathered in Rochester in Mid-March for the Living Hope Church Spring Retreat. Since many members of our team are still in the process of moving to Rochester, this was an important opportunity to gather together from Ames, the Twin Cities, and Rochester to deepen our relationships, pray, worship, and hear testimonies and teaching. Pastor Paul and Pastor Charlie both taught on the subject of “The Strength of a Church Planter.” While there are many wise strategies we…