Welcome To Our Hope Lutheran Church & School

Our Vision:

The vision at Our Hope is to create a 21st century mission center where people will experience the heart of Jesus. This mission center will be filled with the most imaginative, innovative, and involved followers of Jesus Christ, who will stop at nothing to bring the world to experience the heart of the King.

Our Mission:

The mission of Our Hope Lutheran Church is to support the continual Christian growth of each member in order to motivate and prepare us to reach out with the Gospel to all people.

Watch Online

online worshipWatch Worship Anew each Sunday morning on Fort Wayne’s EPTA 21.2 (NBC) @ 7:00 a.m.; WPTA-DT3 21.3 (MyTV) @ 8:00 a.m. and on WINM 12 (TCT) @ 11:30 a.m or watch one online at https://worshipanew.org/programs

Pastor Michael Terkula


Our Services
Our Hope Lutheran Church Huntertown Fort Wayne

All are Welcome!


8:30am – Traditional Service
10:00am – Sunday School/Bible Study
11:00am – Contemporary Service
(Communion at 1st & 3rd Sundays)


6:30pm – Combined Casual Service
(Communion at 1st & 3rd Sundays)

Our Leadership

Church Council
President: Jack Springer
President-Elect: Richard Thonert
Secretary: Sharon Byerley
Treasurer: Cliff Glasper
Treasurer-Elect: OPEN
Head Elder: Carl Moehle & Rick Frick
Financial Secretary: Marlene Carpenter
Outreach/Evangelism: Steve Pierzchala & David Wenndt
Stewardship: Jeff Alexander
Christian Education: Rev. Bob Smith
School Board Chairman: Tammy Trauner
Youth & Family Ministry Director: Hannah Wenndt
Property Chairmen: Chuck Damman
Ex-Officio: Pastor Joe Fichtner
Youth & Family Ministries
3:16ers Youth: Rod Bourassa
Junior & Senior High School Youth Counselors: Hannah Wenndt
Voyagers & Young Promises Youth Counselor: OPEN
Rod Bourassa
​Dave Byerley
​Rick Frick
Dan Hartman
​Carl Moehle
David Wenndt
School Board
Melissa Satterthwaite
Ryan Bell
Tammy Trauner
Ann Fichtner
Martha Moehle
Chuck Damman
Donald Jordan
Other Positions & Program Coordinators
Pastor: Michael Terkula
Pastoral Assistants: Dr. Walter Maier III & Rev. Bob Smith
Field Workers: Paul Gaschler & Jason Kaspar
Church/School Secretary: Lisa South
Praise Team Leader: OPEN
Organist/Choir Director: Marjoleine Gravley & Jennette Heller
Handbell Director: Cindy Fortman
Acolyte Scheduler: Pastor Joe Fichtner
Thrivent for Lutherans: Martha Moehle
Seniors Enjoying Life: OPEN
Dartball: Jim Fortman
Ladies Guild: Cindy Fortman
Men's Club: Jim Fortman
Library: Katie Ramsey & Jennifer Bell
​Nursery: Beth Alexander
Custodian: Deb Langin & Chad Pippenger
​One Roof Pantry: Arlene Georgi & Beth Alexander & Cassidy Forbing
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