Website Resources


The following is a compilation of resources that Cross of Hope staff, members, or friends have found helpful. Please email any suggestions for inclusion to Erin Hielkema.



BibleGateway presents the entire Bible online and in many translations. Search the Bible by passage, keyword, or topic. Many different languages are available.


Evangelical Lutheran Church of America (ELCA):

Cross of Hope is a member congregation of the ELCA. Stengthen your faith, ask questions, and help your community all through connections made at this comprehensive website.



K-LOVE holds the vision to communicate the Gospel through mass media to lead as many people as possible toward salvation and spiritual growth. Listen to contemporary Christian music in your car (90.7 FM locally) or online.


Rainbow Trail Lutheran Camp:

Rainbow Trail is an ELCA summer camp and retreat center in the Sangre de Cristo mountains in southern Colorado. In addition to the on-site camps, Rainbow Trail staff host vacation bible schools around the area, one of which is at Cross of Hope each year in June. Find out more about Rainbow Trail camp options, including youth camp and family camp, as well as upcoming special events and retreats.


Rocky Mountain Synod, ELCA:

Cross of Hope is part of the Rocky Mountain Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America (ELCA). Find out current synod news as well as congregation, leader, and ministry information.