September 9 is Fall Kick-off Sunday

The Hope Church Fall schedule begins Sunday, September 9. After the 11 a.m. service (note change from summer time), we will gather for our annual Kick Off Church Picnic on the church grounds. Watch for details in the September newsletter…

September, October, & November Greeters

The following list reflects the households assigned to greet for the next three months (Please note: the schedule for the entire year is also now posted on a “Greeter Schedule” poster in the gathering area): September Greeters 02 Jared &…

Washington School Neighbors: August 2018

Sweet Summer Celebration Wednesday August 15th, 6-7:30 PM Rosa Parks Green-College and 19th St. Join neighbors from the Washington School Neighbors, 3-sixty and Westcore Neighborhoods for this time of sweet treats and sweet conversations. Bring a dessert to share and…

Second Sunday Snacks

Everything important in our Biblical story takes place around food. Relationships are formed, festivals are celebrated, connections are made and bodies and souls are fed. On June 10 we began Second Sunday Snacks, a time for us to congregate around…

Children’s Ministry: August 2018

Summer Church School We have had a wonderful summer learning about how the people Jesus met shared in the light of Jesus and how they shared that light with others. The children have tried to find ways to relate those…

Down on the Farm…August 17 Picnic

Fellowship Ministry is hosting a summer picnic at 6 p.m. on Friday, August 17! Bring your own picnic supper and meet at Teusink’s Farm. The picnic area is no charge and will be available to Hope Church members and friends…

Poetry Corner: August 2018

Sometimes you meet one of those people along the way who somehow seem to be, what we might call, truly alive. When I first met Earl Laman I knew that I’d met such person and that our friendship was going…

And Finally: August 2018

Somewhere around early June, a group of us from Hope Church gathered over lunch to process some of our engagements over the spring in racial equity training. It was initially a moment to gather those who attended the one-day Summit…