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Qualifying the Called


The Ministry of Church Leadership

By Gary Vulgamore on May 19th, 2017


    God doesn’t call the qualified, He qualifies the called. Here at Living Hope Church we believe in the importance of having leadership that is qualified by God and called to care for our church family. Gary Vulgamore, a leader here at LHC, has studied the Word concerning the standards set for elders and deacons.


When He calls…

My Great Commission

By Terry VanLeeuwen on April 15th, 2017

          In almost every account in the Word of God, people are going and doing. From Old Testament to New, the people who knew the word of the Lord were always reaching out to share it with others.


A Trusting Will

Absolutely Surrendered

By Shane Miller on March 19th, 2017

            So many times in our lives we tell the Father that we want His will to be done, we want Him to lead us, and for Him to be in control, but do we really trust Him in all things? Are we really ready to surrender ourselves to His answer, even if it’s a no? Shane Miller, a member of Living Hope Church, has been walking with God for many years and has been learning to trust Him no matter what comes. Check out his story…


Newsletter 2017

Over the last three years, there have been many prophetic words spoken over LHC.

But one of the words that I believe to be the most “active” at this time, is that

this church is an oasis where people can come in from the desert to get a drink.

LHC is a place where tired and worn out people can come to get rested, to prepare for the next phase of what the Father has for them. There is an atmosphere of peace within this place.

The Lord has entrusted us to become a safe dwelling for the needs of His children. Whether their need be a physical healing, a spiritual healing, or an emotional healing, we have opened the doors to the unmerited Grace of the Holy Spirit, and the Father is honoring us.


The Father’s Heart for Family

Jeremiah 29:11 “Hope and a Future”

By Lisa Hamsher on November 15th, 2016

As we grow closer to the holiday season when people journey back to their hometowns, gathering with friends and surrounding themselves with family, we recognize that God created us to dwell in a place of community, and most importantly a place of relationship.


A Story of Letting Go and Letting God

The call to say “Yes”

By Alizabeth Massing on October 5th, 2016


God calls to us and we answer, but sometimes our answer isn’t right away the one He’s looking for. Even though God always has good things in store for our lives we can be hesitant to walk in the way He has called us. Ultimately we must come to the realization that obedience is best, and surrendering our all leads us straight into the Father’s open arms of freedom. Alizabeth Massing knows this personally, here is her testimony…