Ash Wednesday: March 1

Ash Wednesday, March 1 6:00 p.m. Dinner 7:00 p.m. Worship Worship in the sanctuary will include scripture, music, prayer and meditation. The imposition of ashes is an ancient symbol that calls us into this season. Maple Avenue Ministries will also…

Kids Hope: February 2017

Last month, we expressed our thanks and appreciation to all of our currently active mentors. Now we wish to recognize the prayer partners and substitute mentors without whose support, our mentors would not be able to make the impact they…

Children’s Ministry: February 2017

Mardi Gras Celebration/Shrove Tuesday February 28 A fairly new tradition at Hope Church is an exciting celebration of Mardi Gras. This is traditionally a time of last chance merrymaking before the disciplines of Lent. On Tuesday, February 28th from 6-7:30pm…

Witness to Reconciliation: Kate Mears

“To have meaning, our lives require both passion and purpose. A life without passion is like a furnace without fuel, and without purpose, like a ship without a rudder.” Dr. Mardy Grothe is very right when he made this quote.…

Transition Time for Living Hope

February marks a significant change in cadence in the Living Hope renovation project. Much of the actual construction work will look or be complete; in addition to final construction details, we’ll be testing systems like lighting and HVAC controls, receiving…

New Administrative Assistant

The Personnel Committee is pleased to announce that Katie Norris has been hired to serve Hope Church as administrative assistant. Katie is set to begin on Monday, February 6th. Katie graduated from Calvin College and since then, has spent time working…