why No In-Person Worship?
- Message from Pastor Liz
- Message from Bishop Shelley Wickstrom
This is a letter that Bishop Shelley shared with pastors after being a part of a teleconference with Alaska's Chief Medical Officer. It includes quotes and notes from that meeting.
- Public Health Resources from the ELCA
- Centers for Disease Control - Coronavirus
- Municipality of Anchorage
Where to worship with LCOH online
- Sundays at 10:00 AM on our Facebook Page
We may not be gathering in person, but we can still gather together to worship! Join us for an online service. Discover how the Holy Spirit can continue to surprise us and move us as the body of Christ in new ways. It'll be different, but it will be good!
other ways to connect
- Wednesday Nights at 6:00 pm
We'll be meeting online on Zoom. Bring your dinner and pick the comfiest chair in your house. Please contact the church office for the link.
- Join our Facebook group! Follow us on Instagram!
Pastor Liz and our community will be sharing with using social media.
- The office phone number is 279-7714.
- Color with Illustrated Ministry!
Coloring is a great way to calm your nerves! Check out these free pages shared by Illustrated Ministry specifically for coping during this pandemic. If you would like hard copies, call the office. We would be happy to mail them to you.
- Pandemic Hope: A Family Devotional for Life during COVID-19
This is a WONDERFUL resource for anyone, but especially families. A different bible verse for every day with suggested activities to connect and reflect together. Let this time be a centering time for the whole family!
- Food Bank of Alaska - Resources
We host a mobile food pantry every Tuesday with registration starting at 4:30 PM. Check the website for schedules and locations of other food distribution events.
how to help
- Lutheran Social Services of Alaska is experiencing a dramatic increase in need. Donations of food and healthy volunteers are welcome.
- Remember small businesses by purchasing gift cards or take out and delivery of food.
- Please continue to give to Lutheran Church of Hope and we will continue to use our resources to support each other and our community. Thank you.