Esperanza Lutheran Church

Esperanza Lutheran Church

A loving, joyful, vibrant, diverse, spirit-led
community that transforms lives in worship,
education, outreach,
fellowship and service.

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Weekly Worship Messages

Generosity is all around us

Building a Culture of Generosity is the theme of this years stewardship program. A letter you will receive in this week’s mail expands on this theme, inaugurating a month of reflection on the God-given abundance all around us — even …

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Prayer of the Day O God, rich in mercy, you look with compassion on this troubled world. Feed us with your grace, and grant us the treasure that comes only from you, through Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Readings …

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Prayer of the Day God among us, we gather in the name of your Son to learn love for one another. Keep our feet from evil paths. Turn our minds to your wisdom and our hearts to the grace revealed …

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On Monday, October 17, you’re going to want to join us in the Sanctuary for a casual get-together while we listen to our very own Steve Newell, Steve Waters, Dick Dorwart, and John Yocky from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. …

Come spend some time with old friends and meet new ones! If you haven’t already, please register for PhLY here You’ll be the first to get all the announcements about all the great events!

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We’re inviting women to join us for a week-end event focused on Empowering Women…stories that change lives. Ephesians 2:10 “We are His work. He has made us to belong to Christ Jesus so we can work for Him. He planned …

Oktoberfest is once again around the corner!   Save the date Saturday, October 29th, from 6-9 p.m. for fall foods, music and conversation.  We provide the beverages and meat (brats, hamburgers and hot dogs). You bring a side dish or dessert. …

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Come one, come all, people and animals, big and small! Bring your pets, livestock, and critters to worship in the courtyard on Sunday October 23 at 9:00 a.m. for a special service blessing each animal and the people who care …

Sunday Funday School kick off September 11th for children Pre-K through 5th grade youth. Each Sunday we will gather in the upstairs great room to actively learn about God. We will learn about our earth and how we can care …

Community Involvement

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Esperanza is taking the lead in organizing the Ahwatukee Foothills CROP Hunger Walk on Sunday, November 13, at Desert Foothills Park. The fundraising event supports the global mission of Church World Services, a faith-based organization transforming communities around the globe …

As a Christian nonprofit organization, Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) is called to feed God’s starving children hungry in body and spirit. From FMSC’s website: “Every year, millions of children die from preventable causes such as pneumonia, diarrhea, malaria and …

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Our starting date for work on our 26th house (2022-2023) for Habitat for Humanity is October 29, 2022. This year’s house will be a two-story and is located at 3610 S. Roosevelt Street, Tempe AZ 85282. Our family is a …

September 2022

Wednesday September 28

7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Choir Rehearsal - Check Church Office re Rehearsal & Summer Break
Recurs weekly

Thursday September 29

9:30 am – 11:00 am
Zoom Bible Study - Thursday Matters Bible Study
Recurs weekly
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
In Person Women's Bible Study
Recurs weekly

October 2022

Sunday October 2

9:00 am – 10:00 am
Fall Worship Service - Inperson & Live-stream
Recurs weekly
10:00 am – 10:30 am
Recurs weekly
10:15 am – 11:00 am
Sunday Funday School - 10:15 Youth; 10:30 Adults
Recurs weekly

Tuesday October 4

All Day
Feast of St Francis of Assisi

Esperanza Lutheran Church

2601 E. Thunderhill Place, Phoenix, AZ 85048