Phone: 480-396-8300
Office Hours are Tuesday & Thursday 9:00 to 1:00 pm
Saturday , January 15th  - 10:30am

There are many of you that are expressing an interest in becoming a part of our church community through membership. We are excited about you continuing your faith life with us here at the Spirit of Hope Lutheran Church.

I would like to invite everyone to our next New Member Course occurring on January 15, 2022 at 10:30am. This orientation meeting will take place in the church sanctuary and will last about two hours. 

This will be a chance to get to know others that will be joining along with you!  Later in during a worship service we will be acknowledging those of you that have made the decision to become a part of our church family! If you are already a member and want to know more about your church please come!
If you have any questions concerning your new membership, please call me anytime!
Again, welcome!

The Rummage Sale is BACK! We want your STUFF and your TIME!

We are planning to hold the rummage sale on Friday, February 4th, 2022. Setup will begin on Monday, January 31. Drop off of your items for the sale will be between 9 and 3 PM and 5 and 7 PM Monday through Wednesday. We will need LOTS of volunteers. If you can assist a few hours or a few days, we'd love to have you. Sign up sheets will be posted soon.

Join this group on Tuesday morning, January 25th at 10 am. Click on the button below for directions.

No experience is necessary to join this group. Come and have some fun.

Coffee and a treat will be served!!
Dave Torgersen - 480-219-9343
Nite Lite

February 2nd at 6:00 pm

All school age kids welcome
Bring a friend or two

Prayers –

We pray for those church members who are struggling with many health issues this week and especially with all these colds and flu cases.
We pray for the health of: Diane Thompson, LaVonne Anderson, Bonnie Ostermann,  Tom Snodgrass, Lloyd Stucke, Eleanora Crise-Tomes, Lorayne and Dave Thompson, Mary Greimann, Ron Thomas, Ardis Johnson, Ethel Robbins, Linda Vandenberg, Marie Renda, Frieda Pyles, Vicky Kuehl, Kevin Hicks  Stephanie Skansi, Darlene and Darren Holzipel, and Kim Husebye.

Pray for Peggy Thorne who is a past member, living in Ohio and sister of Irene Jeter. She is need of a lung transplant and is currently hospitalized. Please pay for hope for a donor and for the doctors and nurses to keep her body full of spirit. Peace be to Peggy! 

We pray for Pastor’s close friends – Chris Tjon and James Tjon.

Thank You all for continual prayers and for being a part of such as meaningful and special ministry for so many people.

May the God of good health and happiness restore all who are struggling this week with the many situations people in our lives are struggling. Thank you for your presence and give us the joys of everyday life!     AMEN.
Next Monthly meeting is January 18th
Come gather and share a beer or a beverage and discuss theology. We can try to solve the world’s problems too! We meet on the THIRD TUESDAY of every month at 6:30pmFeel free to bring your own beverage!  Come bring your questions, your curiosity, and pull up a chair. 
  Carol and Pastor Tony Scheer 
11133 E. Segura Ave - Mesa, AZ 85212

January Worship Volunteers
Date     Reader                     Greeters                        
1-15     Jennise Acuri
1-22     Cal Schell
1-29     Cal Schell
* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *
1-16     Margaret Anderson     Barb Muth
1-23     Peg Goetz                   Deb Kravic
                                                 Deb Ray
1-30     John Rung                  Art & Crystal
      Greeters please be at church by 9:10

The ELCA National Youth Gathering is being held in Minneapolis, Minnesota on July 23-28, 2022
Cost per participant will be about $1400.  In the next months we will be having a number of fund-raising events to help offset the cost for each family. 
  If you would like to sponsor a child or make a donation please see Pastor Tony or place the gift in the offering plate. Thank You for your support! 

Each Sunday the youth are continuing to sell collectibles at a table in the narthex. The funds collected from this drive goes toward the cost of each youth attending the National Youth Gathering in July of 2022. Come and support the YOUTH of your church!   Thank You! 

Second and Fourth TUESDAY of the month
(January 11th & 25th)

 Church Narthex from 1:00pm -3:00pm
Please contact Diane Thompson at 480-354-7897 to register!  

Did you know that we have a private Facebook page for Spirit of Hope? We post interesting articles, the newsletter, good things happening at church, pictures fromevents, plus members can post on the page as well! Membership is for SOH members only. If you are not already a member, please search on Facebook for Spirit of Hope (Not the public page called Spirit of Hope Lutheran Church), and ask to be added. A moderator will add you within a day or two.

Breakfast with your Friends and Pastor
Join us for breakfast on Wednesday mornings at 9 am at the IHOP Restaurant at (Southern and Signal Butte Rd)   
See you again next Wednesday, January 19th at 9:00 am

Dementia Q & A Group - Part support, Part insight= All Real 

Tuesday 1/11, 1/26 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm at The Summit

Ask me about our Outpatient Memory Clinic 

Lori Marsh, Marketing Director

The Summit at Sunland Springs Assisted Living & Memory Care
Memory Clinic at The Summit
2415 S. Signal Butte Rd. Mesa, AZ 85209
Cell 480.955-1633