Call Committee


Act 1:24 Then they all prayed, “O Lord, you know everyone’s heart. Show us which of these men you have chosen.” 

Hope Lutheran Mission Statement

Our mission is to share the gospel with the lost and the saved, in the fervent hope that all may live with Jesus now and in eternity (Matthew 28:19-20).

Thank you to all Hope members who expressed their thoughts and concerns through the paper/ online surveys or at one of the six face-to-face input sessions. The Call Committee truly appreciates your time and input.  Comments or questions can be directed to the Call Committee email address:  


November 27, 2017 - Call Committee Meeting

November 13, 2017 - Call Committee Meeting

November 6, 2017 - Call Committee Meeting

October 23, 2017 - Call Committee Meeting

October 9, 2017 - Call Committee Meeting


September 25, 2017

Hope Lutheran Church's Call Committee will be hosting a series of Congregational Input Sessions. All members of the congregation are invited to share their positive input regarding Hope's upcoming Pastoral Call. The Input Sessions will be held in the Fellowship Hall on the following dates:

  • Saturday, October 21st @ 6:30 pm
  • Sunday, October 22nd @ 9:15 am & 11:45 am
  • Saturday, November 11th @ 6:30 pm
  •  Sunday, November 12th @ 9:15 am & 11:45 am.

A  informational handout in the Church Narthex for more information. Remember that you can reach out to us anytime via email at


September 13, 2017

The Hope Lutheran Call Committee has been gathered and is starting the process for calling a Senior Pastor. The first kick off meeting with District Synod President, Pastor Willie occurred on Tuesday, September 13.  The committee will be requesting the congregation for their feedback in the coming months.  Status updates will be posted on the church website (, in church bulletins, and through Sunday service announcements.    An email address has been setup for all questions and comments.  


Members of the committee are:

Kurt Petik, Chairman
Stephanie Hopf
Anola Huck
Dave Krahn, Elder
Ed Semlor, Elder
Dan Schneider
Andy Schultz
Pat St. Mary
Darlene Zulauf

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