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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.

Encouraging Words for Today

By faith we understand that the universe was formed at God’s command, so that what is seen was not made out of what was visible.~ Hebrews 11:3 (NIV)

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Sunday Worship Service ~ August 23, 2020

Sermon topic: Chain of Miracles: God Works Through Elijah – 1 Kings 17:1-6 Bulletin Today’s hymns:   354. Lamb of God, We Fall before You 352. Lord, Enthroned in Heavenly Splendor 433. Jesus, Savior, Pilot Me 322. On What Has Now … Continue reading

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Encouraging Words for Today

He alone stretches out the heavens and treads on the waves of the sea. He is the Maker of the Bear and Orion, the Pleiades and the constellations of the south. He performs wonders that cannot be fathomed, miracles that … Continue reading

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A second wind for weary runners

…those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.   ~  Isaiah 40:31 (NIV) Many runners experience what is … Continue reading

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..and giving joyful thanks to the Father, who has qualified you to share in the inheritance of his holy people in the kingdom of light. For he has rescued us from the dominion of darkness and brought us into the … Continue reading

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Encouraging Words for Today

The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and he helps me. My heart leaps for joy, and with my song I praise him.~ Psalm 28:7 (NIV)

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(Jesus said) “If you keep my commands, you will remain in my love, just as I have kept my Father’s commands and remain in his love. I have told you this so that my joy may be in you and … Continue reading

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Encouraging Words for Today

…let all who take refuge in you be glad; let them ever sing for joy. Spread your protection over them, that those who love your name may rejoice in you. Surely, Lord, you bless the righteous; you surround them with … Continue reading

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Encouraging Words for Today

To him who is able to keep you from stumbling and to present you before his glorious presence without fault and with great joy—to the only God our Savior be glory, majesty, power and authority, through Jesus Christ our Lord, … Continue reading

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Sunday Worship Service ~ August 16, 2020

Guest Pastor: Rev. Norman Schell Sermon topic: “Divine Catering” Bulletin 214. Jerusalem the Golden 340. Oh, for a Thousand Tongues to Sing 310. I Come, O Savior, to Your Table

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Encouraging Words for Today

Bless the Lord, O my soul. All that is within me, bless his holy name. Bless the Lord, O my soul, and do not forget all his benefits—who pardons all your guilt, who heals all your diseases, who redeems your … Continue reading

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Where, O death, is your sting?

“Where, O death, is your victory? Where, O death, is your sting?” The sting of death is sin, and the power of sin is the law. But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus … Continue reading

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Encouraging Words for Today

Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see.~ Hebrews 11:1 (NIV)

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Encouraging Words for Today

…the Son of God has come and has given us understanding, so that we may know him who is true. And we are in him who is true by being in his Son Jesus Christ. He is the true God … Continue reading

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Encouraging Words for Today

…we count as blessed those who have persevered. You have heard of Job’s perseverance and have seen what the Lord finally brought about. The Lord is full of compassion and mercy.~ James 5:11b (NIV)

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