The Rev. Wilton Schwanke Memorial Service

The Rev. Wilton Schwanke, a beloved missionary to the Alaska Moravian mission field passed away peacefully on March 22, 2011 in his retirement community of Orcas, Washington.   A memorial service, a “Celebration of Life”  for Brother Wilton Schwanke  was held on April 9, 2011, 1:00 PM at the Anchorage Moravian Church located at 3512 Robin Street, Anchorage, Alaska.   Folks… Continue reading

Singspiration/Concert with Stephani Ezatoff

On Friday, April 8, 2011 a special Singspiration/Concert with Stephani Ezatoff will be held at the Anchorage Moravian Church at 7 PM.  Singers/musicians are cordially welcome to attend to participate for the first half hour to 45 minutes than Gospel Singer Sister Stephani will perform her concert. The following is… Continue reading

Big Lake Outreach Potluck Next Saturday

Report from Pastors Fred Nielsen, Billy Olsen and Bishop William Nicholson: After a couple of trips out to Big Lake, Alaska, it is evident that there are a larger number of Natives and Moravians living in the valley who may be interested in fellowshipping together. A special potluck is to… Continue reading

He Fights Our Battles for Us

By Bishop William Nicholson  “With him is an arm of flesh; but with us is the LORD our God to help us, and to fight our battles”.                                                                                      II Chronicles 32:8 We must always remember that when we submit our lives to Jesus and His Word that there… Continue reading


Note:  Not all information on the Church Council meeting Handbook is provided on the web.  The financial reports will be shown as paper copy.  Reason why the financial reports are not included, here, is the difficulty in changing the pdf files to microsoft word, then to html.  Sorry folks! CHURCH COUNCIL… Continue reading

Annual Membership Meeting Slated for Next Sunday

Notice for AncMC Membership!  Everyone is invited to attend and vote at annual meeting of the Church Council.  This meeting is scheduled for Sunday, January 23, 2011, at 11 AM.  Annual reports from all departments will be shared.  At least four positions on the Elders and Trustees Board is open for nomination… Continue reading

Vibrant Worship & Prayer for Healing in our Midst

Praise be to God!  All glory to our Lord and Savior for He has done great things in our midst through the power of the Holy Spirit.  Sunday night, January 16, 2011 was a special night as both The Rev. Fred Nielsen and Lay Leader for the evening, Grace Haroldsen… Continue reading

Thank you for Praying! My Friend and Mentor Now In Gloryland

Moravians of the Anchorage Church, Moravians in the Alaska Province and around the World, I thank all of you for praying for a very special man!  My very close friend, Randy Maunder, who encouraged me in the faith when I was a teenager in Bristol Bay, Alaska, shown above, went on to be with the… Continue reading