Below you will find an extensive list of the activities, programs and projects our Congregation develops and supports, as we aim to be active in love, growing in Christ:

  1. Sunday Service – Sundays, 10:00am. Word, Sacraments, praise, fellowship, and action.
  2. Mission with Hope Lutheran School – Diverse activities are developed in connection to Hope Lutheran School, a great and strong missionary arm reaching out to the community with the love of Christ.
  3. Pastoral Office and ministry staff  – Compensation for the full and part time workers of the congregation.
  4. Oasis – Coffee and fellowship, every Sunday after the Service.
  5. Board of Governance – The elected leaders of the Congregation who meet regularly.
  6. Elders Team – Spiritual Support to the Pastoral Office and the spiritual work of the Congregation
  7. Music Ministry Teams– Different musicians and groups offer their gifts not only in Services but in different events of Hope.
  8. Sunday School Team– Little lambs (Infants and toddlers) and Growing Lambs (children 5 and up) gather on Sundays, 9:00 to be taught and nourished in the Word of God
  9. Volunteers Team – Responsible for leading the activities, especially on Sunday mornings, in different capacities.
  10. Ushers Team – Support and help in the different needs of the Sunday Service
  11. Video and Sound Team – Provides sound, screen and live streaming for Sunday Services and other special events.
  12. Communication Team – Development of Hope’s media platforms
  13. Church properties Team – Oversees Hope’s properties and assets
  14. Teams’ Time – A “Council of Teams”, where representatives of the different teams meet to work together in different oprojects of the life of the Church.
  15. Confirmands – Youth Grades 7 and 8 attend a 2-year Class learning more about Jesus and the Bible, leading up to their First Communion with the congregation.
  16. Seniors’ Bible Study – 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month, 10:00am in the Connection Room at Church
  17. Men’s Saturday Breakfast Bible Study – Every other Saturday, 8:00am at Izba Bistro
  18. LWML – The Women’s League, which gathers once a month and develops different missionary projects locally and nationally.
  19. Youth: Saturdays at 6:30 pm.
  20. Young Adults: Twice a month on Fridays at 7:00 pm.
  21. Small Groups Bible Study- Once a week, in different members’ homes. Study, Growth and fellowship.
  22. The 7 Minutes devotion, online – Wednesdays, 12:00pm
  23. Baptisms
  24. Baptism Planning
  25. Weddings
  26. Memorial Services (Funerals)
  27. Funeral planning
  28. Pastoral Counseling
  29. Shut-ins – Regular visits from the pastor to members who are unable to attend Church due to health issues.
  30. Hospital Visits
  31. Hope Community Prayer evening – Last Tuesday of the month, 7:30. A moment of 59 minutes for praying for Church and community.
  32. MVP, Member Visiting Program – Regular pastoral visits to the members of the Congregation.
  33. Hope Website
  34. Hope Social Media – Facebook, Instagram, Youtube
  35. Circuit meetings and events
  36. Food bank – Monthly provision for our local food bank
  37. Special Celebrations – Christmas, Holy Week, Thanksgiving, among others
  38. Special Mid-Week Services during Lent
  39. Short messages and videos for social media
  40. Providing financial support to our National Church (Lutheran Church of Canada)
  41. Supporting the training of our pastors
  42. Supporting mission and ministry opportunities in other parts of the country and in other parts of the world
  43. Providing the support of regular needs and spending
  44. Providing a building for worship and Christian education and meeting space;
  45. Providing for the training of pastors