Hmong Hope Community Church (Spring Lake Park, MN) welcomed La Her as senior pastor on Jan. 20, 2018. The congregation expressed joy and gratitude for God's love and grace. They had been praying for the last 5 years for a senior pastor who would lead them in sharing the gospel to the Twin Cities. Pastor La Her previously served as senior pastor at LifeHouse Church and Rochester Hmong Baptist Church. Many guests from association churches were present, including TCMBA Director of Mission, Chris Reinertson, Church Planting Catalyst, Gerardo Antivero, and HBNA President, Sam Vang.