Welcome to Messiah Lutheran Church. We hope this site will help you learn more about us and our witness for Christ. We strive to recognize and nurture the Christ in ourselves and each person that we encounter along the way. Our church is a thriving community of believers and lovers of the word of God. Messiah has a long tradition of outreach and service to its members and the community. We hope you will join us for services on Sunday to experience for yourself the fellowship of Christ.
The 2014 Lutheran Advocacy Ministry-New Mexico conference will be held on Saturday,
November 8 at St. Timothy Lutheran Church in Albuquerque (211 Jefferson NE 87108). The
conference will take place from 9:00 am until 1 p.m. The cost is $15 per person, including lunch. Session topics will include advocacy basics, hunger, immigration and more. Our featured speaker will be Pastor David Vasquez, author of several Bible studies from the perspective of immigrants and refugees. Pastor Vasquez is currently the campus pastor at Luther College and recently selected as the new president of Pacific School of Religion. Plan now to attend and learn more about advocating for our many neighbors living in poverty. To register or for more information, contact Ruth Hoffman at firstname.lastname@example.org or 505.984.8005. Registration deadline: November 4
A special Veterans Day Patriotic Sing-a-long” will be on Sunday, November 11 at 10:20 a.m. in the Sanctuary. We will honor our veterans, past and present.
Messiah Book Club will discuss the difference be the movie “Philomena” and the book. The group meets Saturday, November 22 at 10:00 a.m.
Irene Aldredge has ordered the poinsettias for Christmas. A sign up sheet will be posted on the bulletin board in November. The Flowers are $15.00 each this year. Please make your check payable to Messiah with “flower” in the memo box. You may place your check in the Aldredges' mailbox.
Lutheran Family Services
LFS continually places new refugee families into Albuquerque communities. In their standard apartment set-ups, they are currently in need of new or gently used bath towels, large pots and fry pans, dressers, kitchen tables, and chairs. Please contact Donations Coordinator, Sandi Bertholomey, at 505-933-7014 or email@example.com for delivery times, to schedule a pick-up, or if you have questions. If you are interested in learning more about Lutheran Family Services (LFS) or have questions, contact Tarrie Burnett at 505-933-7015 or firstname.lastname@example.org.