Many people in Australia and New Zealand are lonely and are reaching out through Messages of Hope for support. Among them are people like ‘Ruby Red’, who shared her appreciation for this Lutheran Media ministry by leaving comments at

‘Messages of hope: Thank you so much. I get very, very sentimental, emotional at night and you know you really got home. It helps so much to lay out my feelings and pour my hurting heart out.

‘And again, thank you, I didn’t realise how therapeutic this would be for me to write all of this! I’m usually a private person. I have never even had a Facebook account for that reason. 😉 Peace! – Ruby Red

Your Messages of Hope is developing more resources on loneliness ( and this month we are sharing messages on grief ( and anxiety (

Please keep everyone we reach, like Ruby Red, in your prayers.

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