Travis Air Force Base Welcomes Jesus Cares Ministries (JCM) Program

When anyone wants to join the St. John Lutheran Church in Vacaville, California, Pastor Chris Hoppe sets a time to meet them. For example, Robert and Aimee Baird, who enjoyed a dinner with Pastor Hoppe. 

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Residents shine in Special Olympics Swim Meet

Hard work recently paid off for two residents. Heather and Christina competed in the Special Olympics Area 9 Swimming Competition held on Saturday, April 27 at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, Minn.

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New technology supports Hope team members

Throughout the year, team members from Hope Residence complete different health based training. Ashley Manthe, Director of Nursing, recently lead CPR training. Hope received new mannequins that are set up with Bluetooth technology to allow for more accurate training.

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Celebrating Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day was celebrated throughout the Belle Plaine campus. Read More

Honoring our volunteers

“Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms.” (1 Peter 4:10) Read More

Sharing their time

In April, The Lutheran Home Association continued its celebration of 120 years of caring with souls with the Sophie & Ernst Boessling Society Reception. Read More

Enjoying the weather

As the weather begins to warm, Kingsway residents are spending more time outside. To make their time outside more comfortable, two new lounge chairs have been added to Kingsway’s front patio space. A portion of the chairs was purchased using funds from donations made to Kingsway.

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Blessed Be The Memory: Longtime resident called to Heaven

Eunice Medenwald became a staple of The Lutheran Home: Belle Plaine. During the day, she would spend time in the lobby greeting passersby as she did yarn work. In the evenings, she would move to the back lounge where there was more action.

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Truly at peace with God

“Are you the one that talks and sings in the morning?”

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Feeling like home at Heritage Homes

When Don Kagerbauer decided to move into a senior community, he took his time deciding which one felt the most like home.

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