Hope Church News, April 2017

Catch up on the latest Hope Church News! In this issue: Worship During Holy Week A Special Service of Blessing for Animals….and All Creation! Celebrate the Living Hope Renovation Project: April 29 Everybody Belongs, Everybody Serves: April 18 Looking Ahead…

Worship During Holy Week

Palm Sunday, April 9 8:30 a.m. Early Worship Palm Sunday Celebration 11:00 a.m. “Worship for the Way of the Cross” We begin the journey through Holy Week with dramatic reading, liturgical dance, and music. Maundy Thursday, April 13 6:00 p.m.…

Annual Congregational Meeting Highlights

From January 22, 2017 During the Annual meeting, congregation members discussed several questions around their tables. The following is a sampling of the kinds of responses people shared most frequently. When you talk about Hope Church to friends, what do…

Spring Garden-Clean Up: April 1

Gardeners!  A clean-up extravaganza is planned for Saturday, April 1 from 9:00 am til noon (had been previously scheduled for March 25)!  Plan to come for an hour or half a day – there will be plenty to do and…

And Finally: March 2017

One in two teens will drift from God and the church after high school. “Nones”, that is, people who do not identify with any faith tradition, are on the rise in the United States, going from 16% to 22% in…

Healing Prayer Service: March 26

Sunday, March 26 11:00 a.m. in the Sanctuary There will be a healing prayer service as part of our 11:00 AM Worship Service on Sunday, March 26. The liturgy at the 11am service will focus on the need for healing…