...and the greatest of these is love

WATCH party will be on Facebook on Thursday, October 29 at 7:00 pm.
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Sleep in Heavenly Peace is our designated special offering through the end of October.  If you want to watch a nice movie featuring SIHP and Mike Rowe you can point your browser to:
If you want to make a donation you can make a check out to Messiah with "Sleep in Heavenly Peace" in the memo line or you can donate directly through:
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As of October 28 our team has raised $1,580 for the Greater Nashua Area CROP Hunger Walk (we had set a goal of $1,500).
We were having a friendly competition with Christ the King Lutheran in Nashua who has raised $5,020 and is currently the top money raising team in the effort.  Congratulations CtK.
Thank you.
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Update on building access and a letter from the church council.

Letter from Messiah Church Council dated 6-11-2020







Links mentioned in the letter:

Services are posted on Facebook (MessiahNH):
And on YouTube
(starting on May 31st):
Messiah YouTube Channel:



Upcoming Sunday bulletin
will be posted here when ready
Service will be posted on Facebook with a watch party at 9:30 on Sunday morning and be archived afterwards.
You are welcome to join us in our church zoom room  on Wednesdays at 7:00 pm for prayer and community building.
Our Worship Routine
prior to distancing
in response to COVID-19.


We have weekly Sunday morning worship services with Holy Communion at 9:30.  All who wish to participate are welcome at the communion table.


Fellowship time follows with Adult Forum opportunities at 11:00.

Wednesdays during Lent and Advent we have midweek services at 7:00.  Soup Suppers which begin at 6:00 are part of our Lenten services.

If you would like to know more please go to the Services portion of our webpage.

Pastor Karl Hester

You are welcome here. I hope I get the chance to meet you in person soon. Have a blessed day.

Are you interested in reading and watching some materials related to race and race relations?  Here are some materials to consider.
We are looking to study, discuss and act together with these important issues.
Devotional Resource
e-vos are coming back on-line as a bi-weekly devotion starting Sunday, March 29.  You can read them on-line at the e-vos web site or, if you prefer, have them e-mailed to you directly.
Link to Zoom Room:
541 282 7735
You can click blue button or link above for access without the password.  You can also type in ZOOM ID and PASSWORD (which is how you access by phone by calling:
and following the prompts).
Virtual Coffee Hour
Sundays after worship (~10:30 AM)
Zoom Office Hours
Tuesdays & Thursdays
3:00 - 4:00 pm
Messiah Virtual Choir
Wednesdays after
(~ 7:30 PM)
To keep abreast of the latest developments here at Messiah please check:

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On-line interactions will continue.  Please check here, Facebook and our Weekly Newsletter for the latest information.




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Our Vision


Messiah's Vision is to INVITE people to faith, to CARE for each other with love, to help one another GROW in faith, and to SHARE our gifts with others.


Our sermons are best experienced live and in person here in worship.  Please do come worship with us whenever you are so inclined.

If you missed a service or would like to experience it again you can find them on YouTube (www.tinyurl.com/MessiahNHYouTube) or on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/Messiahnh/videos).




We are a congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA).

We are a congregation of the New England Synod of the ELCA.

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