...and the greatest of these is love

Epiphany Worship
These services will be posted on YouTube and Facebook.  There will be a watch party on Facebook on Sunday morning at 9:30 am.
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This is a notice for Messiah Lutheran Church Annual meeting which will be on Sunday, January 24, 2020 at 11:00 am.  This meeting will be via zoom on the church zoom room
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There will be special council meeting on Tuesday, January 19 at 7:00 pm in the church Zoom room (see the link on this page; calling in by phone is also an option).  This meeting is being convened to discuss several proposals that have been made for how to make use of the proceeds from the parsonage sale.  All are welcome.
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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:

Pastor Karl Hester

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

Services are posted on Facebook (MessiahNH):
And on YouTube



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.
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.

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:

  • On this web site

  • On Facebook (MessiahNH)

  • On Twitter (@MessiahNH)

  • Through our weekly newsletter (you can sign up below)

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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