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About Living Hope Church

We are a WELS Lutheran Church located in Omaha, Nebraska, in the Millard area. We invite you to learn with us about Jesus Christ, the son of God, our Savior. We provide child care and preschool education through Our Precious Lambs.

Serving Living Hope for 25 years

Pastor Tom Jeske has served Living Hope for 25 years. He, his wife Liz (a soil science faculty member at Nebraska-Lincoln) and their children moved to Omaha in 1995. Prior to the Nebraska years, Pastor Jeske served Abiding Word, Highlands … Continue reading

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Puzzle Pieces

After [Jesus] was raised from the dead, his disciples recalled what he had said. Then they believed the Scripture and the words that Jesus had spoken.~ John 2:22 (NIV) Puzzles can be fun. They can also be frustrating. If anything, … Continue reading

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Encouraging Words for Today

May these words of my mouth and this meditation of my heart be pleasing in your sight, Lord, my Rock and my Redeemer.~ Psalm 19:14 (NIV)

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Encouraging Words for Today

My goal is that they may be encouraged in heart and united in love, so that they may have the full riches of complete understanding, in order that they may know the mystery of God, namely, Christ~ 2 Colossians 2:2 … Continue reading

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Encouraging Words for Today

I pray that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened in order that you may know the hope to which he has called you, the riches of his glorious inheritance in his holy people~ Ephesians 1:18 (NIV)

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14 years at Our Precious Lambs!

Congratulations to Deb Hamilton, who has served as Director of Our Precious Lambs at Living Hope for fourteen years! She graduated from Martin Luther College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education.  Prior to accepting the Director position at Our Precious Lambs, … Continue reading

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Encouraging Words for Today

Now that you have purified yourselves by obeying the truth so that you have sincere love for each other, love one another deeply, from the heart.~ 1 Peter 1:22 (NIV)

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Encouraging Words for Today

Dear children, let us not love with words or speech but with actions and in truth.~ 1 John 3:18 (NIV)

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Sunday Worship Service ~ July 26, 2020

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Encouraging Words for Today

We also have the prophetic message as something completely reliable, and you will do well to pay attention to it, as to a light shining in a dark place, until the day dawns and the morning star rises in your … Continue reading

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Feet like a deer

The Sovereign LORD is my strength; he makes my feet like the feet of a deer, he enables me to go on the heights. ~ Habakkuk 3:19 (NIV) Habakkuk’s analogy is intriguing. It’s intriguing because deer can really move. Some … Continue reading

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Encouraging Words for Today

Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love.~ Ephesians 4:2 (NIV)

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Encouraging Words for Today

Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.~ Colossians 3:12 (NIV)

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Encouraging Words for Today

…pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, endurance and gentleness.~ 1 Timothy 6:11 (NIV)

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Encouraging Words for Today

…be peaceable and considerate, and always to be gentle toward everyone.~ Titus 3:2b (NIV)

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