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Worship Hours

Worship Hours

Worship and Faith Formation Hours are: 8:30 am Traditional Worship 9:45am Educational Hour 11:00 am Contemporary Worship    

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Office Hours

Office Hours

Church Office Hours are: 8:00am - 3:00pm Monday thru Thursday 8:00am - 12:00pm Friday  

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Daylight Savings Time Ends

Daylight Savings Time Ends

Daylight savings time ends at 2:00 am on Sunday, November 4th.  Remember to "fall back" and set your clocks back one hour Saturday night.

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November 4 Worship Services

November 4 Worship Services

November 4th is All Saints Sunday where we remember and give thanks for those who have gone before us this year to their eternal rest. James Houston Miller, John David Mettlen, Joyce Ann Kronberg, Belva Jean Albert, Gary Luther Peterson, Evelyn Francis Briza Also at our 11:00 am service we will be celebrating the Affirmation of Baptism with the following …

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Thank you and Godspeed

Thank you and Godspeed

Long time members, Don and Doni Schroeder will be moving from the community. Don has been an invaluable teacher and leader of Messiah's prayer ministry. Doni began our Parish Nurse program at Messiah and continued to offer hours of nursing and pastoral care. They will be missed! Please join us at worship, 8:30 and 11:00 am, Sunday, November 11th as we wish …

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Pastor Appreciation Reception

Pastor Appreciation Reception

On Sunday November 25th, 9:45am in the fellowship hall we will have a Pastor appreciation reception for Pastor Greg.  This had to be rescheduled from last month.  Please plan on attending and joining in the fellowship as we show Pastor how much we appreciate him all year long!

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Ageless Faith

Ageless Faith

Ageless Faith!  Please join us in the Fellowship Hall on November 11th at 9:45am. Ageless Faith is a once a month gathering during Education Hour at Messiah. It’s Sunday School for ALL AGES and is designed and executed by families and those in our Messiah Family! The GOAL of Ageless Faith is to bring families and generations together to share …

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M.A.R.s (MESSIAH ACTIVE RETIREES)

M.A.R.s (MESSIAH ACTIVE RETIREES)

November MARS (Messiah Active Retirees) Gathering Join us Tuesday, November 13th at 10AM.  Doni Schroeder and Sue Simmons will speak on “Advanced Directives”.   Refreshments and beverages will be provided.  Please sign up in the lobby if you plan on attending.

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Mobile Food Pantry

Mobile Food Pantry

The next Mobile Food Pantry will be Saturday, November 10th at Harrison Street Baptist Church.  Signup is in the lobby! We need at least 25 volunteers.  We are serving alongside members of Harrison Street Baptist Church, Gethsemani Church, and others of our community.   If you cannot serve the entire morning, even a couple of hours is a huge help.  …

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Community Thanksgiving Worship

Community Thanksgiving Worship

RALSTON COMMUNITY THANKSGIVING SERVICE Sunday, November 18, 2018 – 4:00 PM St. Gerald Catholic Church, 7859 Lakeview Street, Ralston, NE 68127 (with social time to follow after the service)  

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Fall Yard/Property Cleanup

Fall Yard/Property Cleanup

Messiah is planning the annual Fall Yard/Property Cleanup for Saturday, November 17th, 8:00am.  Please plan to bring your rakes, work gloves etc. and join in the fun as we enjoy the outdoors while cleaning up around the church!

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Mission Plan Forum

Mission Plan Forum

Please plan to attend the mission plan forum to be held, Sunday November 18th at 9:45am between services.  The proposed 2019 mission plan will be discussed.

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Christmas Family Festival

Christmas Family Festival

November 28th, 5:30-8PM Join us at Messiah, Wednesday, November 28th from 5:30PM to 8:00PM for our annual holiday festival! Bring the family and join us for a free will offering dinner of soup and sandwiches before participating in crafts, games and activities for the kids, and adults! We hope to see you there!

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Simplify Your Life

Simplify Your Life

Have you ever wanted to de-clutter a room in your home or organize your garage or simplify your life?  Thinking about downsizing or wondering about a living without so much stuff?  Join Kim Berger 9:45 to 10:45 Sunday mornings for a 10 week course on how to live a more optimal life September 16 – December 2 (excluding the Inter-generational …

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Men's Bible Study

Men's Bible Study

All men are invited to join the Men's Bible Study on Sunday mornings at 9:45 am in the lounge.

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Parish Nurse News

Parish Nurse News

November focuses on Alzheimer’s awareness. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia and is a progressive form . Other causes are Vascular Dementia, strokes, Parkinson’s , frontotemporal dementia and dementia with Lewy bodies. Symptoms begin gradually and become worse. It is a devastating disease, more so for the family who becomes the caretaker and gradually loses the family …

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Blood Drive

Blood Drive

The next Blood Drive scheduled for Nov. 25th has been postponed until further notice.                           

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Tanzania School Scholarships

Tanzania School Scholarships

We celebrate our partnership with Nkuu Kati.  One of the relationships built has been between the Nkuu Kati students and the members of Messiah. There are more students who are in need of sponsors.  If you would like to be a sponsor, please fill out a flyer that can be found on the information desk in the lobby.  If you …

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A Season of Giving

A Season of Giving

A SEASON OF GIVING! The holidays are around the corner, and Messiah needs your help giving to the following ministries: Hat, Mitten and Scarf Drive: Cold weather accessories are needed to fill our clothesline outside the sanctuary! Can you help? All donations will go to the Open Door Mission and to Wanblee, SD. We are looking for adults and youth …

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WELCA NEWS

WELCA NEWS

Circle Meetings in November: Phoebe Circle:    Not meeting in November Rebecca Circle:   Will meet Monday November 19th 1:00pm at Messiah, Hostess: Nadine Weberg  Leader: Connie Turek Marytha Circle:  Will meet Tuesday, November 20th. Time and place to be determined.  

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Tablecloths Purchased

Tablecloths Purchased

WELCA has purchased plastic lace tablecloths for the round tables in the fellowship hall.  Anyone wishing to use them for a special occasion can contact the church office.

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Right Now Media

Right Now Media

A Great Opportunity for You! We are excited to share that our church now has access to an extensive, new video library called RightNow Media! It’s like the “Netflix of Video Bible Studies and Children’s Videos” and has a HUGE library of faith-based videos that you can access whenever and wherever you want—on your phone, iPad, computer, or at home …

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Tanzania Vision Trip 2020

Tanzania Vision Trip 2020

Visit our friends in Tanzania!  Space is available for the Feb. 3-18, 2020 trip. Marty Malley will lead this trip for the Nebraska Synod.  Bring friends and relatives, they don’t need to be Lutheran or Nebraskan.  Space is limited so register soon. If you have questions, ask Marty or past trip participants: Sharon Larsen, Sandy Rose, Pastor Greg, Donna Bright or Eric Blomberg.  Complete information …

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Community News

Community News

Trinity’s United Methodist Women’s Annual Soup & Pie Meal Come enjoy Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup (yes, even Homemade noodles) and Chili with crackers, raw veggies, a piece of pie and a drink on Election Day, Tuesday, November 6th at Trinity United Methodist Church on 81st & Q in Ralston from 11 AM to 7 PM.  Cost is $10 for adults …

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Giving App for iPhone Users

Giving App for iPhone Users

We are excited to share with you a way to give to the church through your iPhone. Give+ Church enables you to make one-time or recurring gifts from any Apple device using your credit card or debit card. Visit the App Store and search for “give plus church” to download the app for free and start donating today! Thank you …

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Treasurer Report

Treasurer Report

This month the General Fund balance decreased to $39,489 as expenses exceeded income by $1,012.  Year-to- date income is about $8K behind this time last year and about $19K behind budgeted income year-to-date.  Year-to-date expenses are about $10K below budget.  Mission Share is current at 10% of General Fund receipts. Income, Expenses, General and Contingency Reserve Fund balances for the …

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Don & Millie Sunday

Don & Millie Sunday

Sunday, Nov. 4th is Messiah Sunday at Don & Millie's Restaurant located at 84th & Q Street. Dine in or drive thru anytime between 11am and 9pm and let the cashier know you are from Messiah and we will receive 20% of the receipts back to Messiah to bless our ministries. The first Sunday of the month is always Messiah …

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Worship Leaders for the Month

                          Click here for a list of the Worship Leaders for the month

 

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Calendar of Events

Take a look at the event calendar at http://messiahfamily.com/events/

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