...and the greatest of these is love

We are having church in the grove on Sunday, August 1st.  We hope you will come join with us for worship including communion.
We will also be livestreaming the service on Facebook.
Come take your place at the table.

Letter from MLC church council
dated June 2021:

+ + +

Messiah Supports
ELCA World Hunger


+ + +


Sign-up for E-News




If you would like to receive occasional e-mail updates on the life and ministry of Messiah news.

Pastor Karl Hester

Worship Bulletin


August 1st, 2021

+ + +

+ + +

Our constitution has been updated including bringing it into compliance with the ELCA model constitution and adjusting the meeting quorum 20% of the voting members.  The final step of updating this constitution is a 2/3 majority ratification vote on the unaltered constitution which will occur at our 2022 annual meeting in January.

You can see the constitution under consideration here:

Messiah Virtual Choir and Chimes Choir info
Please contact Linnea
To keep abreast of the latest developments here at Messiah please check:

  • On this web site

  • On Facebook (MessiahNH)

  • On Twitter (@MessiahNH)

  • Through our weekly newsletter (you can sign up below

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

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).


+ + +



Asylum Project Forms 


If you are interested in sharing your interest and intent in supporting our efforts to sponsor an asylum family you can use the following forms.Please return these forms at your earliest convenience.




Areas of Accompaniment











Intent to Support

+ + +


LOVE Fund applications


If you would like to make an application for some of the LOVE funds, please fill out and submit on of the forms below:



LOVE fund general app









LOVE fund special app

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.

New England Synod Logo.jpg