The Lutheran Hour Instructions for Alexa

Listen to your favorite OnePlace ministries on all Alexa enabled devices! Alexa is the voice-activated assistant for Amazon devices such as the Echo, Echo Dot and the Amazon Tap.

To begin listening, let’s make sure the OnePlace skill is enabled on your device

Use the command “Alexa, open OnePlace” to enable the skill and listen for the welcome message “Welcome to the podcast player”. Immediately following the welcome message, you can ask Alexa to play your favorite show or host:

“Play ‘The Lutheran Hour’”


“Play ‘Rev. Ken Klaus and Dr. Dale Meyer’”

Now that the OnePlace skill is enabled on your device, you can listen with a single command

“Alexa, ask OnePlace to play ‘The Lutheran Hour’”

“Alexa, ask OnePlace to play ‘Rev. Ken Klaus and Dr. Dale Meyer’”

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About The Lutheran Hour

The Lutheran Hour featuring Rev. Ken Klaus and Dr. Dale Meyer is Lutheran Hour Ministries’ flagship Christian outreach radio program with over 1 million listeners and airing on more than 1,600 stations across North America, as well as on the American Forces Network.

Lutheran Hour Ministries (LHM) is a trusted expert in global media that equips and engages a vibrant volunteer base to passionately proclaim the Gospel to over 51 million people worldwide each week.

About Rev. Ken Klaus and Dr. Dale Meyer

Reverend Ken Klaus

The Rev. Kenneth R. Klaus is Speaker Emeritus of The Lutheran Hour® radio program. As Speaker Emeritus, he writes and records a sermon a month for The Lutheran Hour, writes and edits Lutheran Hour Ministries' daily devotions, records Bible studies and other video clips for the LHM Men's NetWork (an online men's ministry resource), and represents Lutheran Hour Ministries at speaking engagements across the country. Klaus previously served as Speaker of The Lutheran Hour from 2002 until his retirement from the position at the end of 2010.

Pastor Klaus has 28 years experience as a parish pastor. Before taking the Speaker's microphone, he was administrative pastor of Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Dallas, Texas. He served the International Lutheran Laymen's League (the same organization as Lutheran Hour Ministries) as its pastoral advisor from 1996 to 2000. He also held pastoral positions in Minnesota, central Illinois, and South Dakota Lutheran parishes. Pastor Klaus speaks throughout the United States and Canada.

Dr. Dale Meyer

Dr. Dale A. Meyer is the tenth president of Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, Mo., a position he has held since 2005. He also serves as a professor of practical theology. He previously occupied the Seminary’s Gregg H. Benidt Memorial Chair in Homiletics and Literature 2001-2005. He also served as the interim president, 2004-2005.

He earned a master’s degree (1974) and a doctorate (1986) in classical languages from Washington University in St. Louis. He earned a Master of Divinity degree (1973) from Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. He completed his bachelor’s degree (1969) at Concordia Senior College, Fort Wayne, Ind. He is also the recipient of an honorary Doctor of Divinity (1993) from Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, Ind.

Contact The Lutheran Hour with Rev. Ken Klaus and Dr. Dale Meyer

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