Youth Ministry: January 2018

“’You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind.’ This is the greatest and first commandment. And a second is like it: ’You shall love your neighbor as…

2018 Offering Envelopes

Envelopes for 2018 offerings are available for pick-up in the Gathering Area. They are displayed alphabetically. If you are unable to be in worship and need your envelopes mailed, please call the office. Special envelopes for the initial offering and…

Church Library Donation Request

Looking to declutter your house in the New Year, and hoping to find a good home for some of your extra books? Members of the Christian Education ministry are seeking donations of good-condition books we can add to our church…

Just Like Us: Jan. 20

Hope College Theatre in partnership with the college’s Latino Student Organization will explore immigration issues, particularly as they affect young people, through a staged reading of the play “Just Like Us” by Karen Zacarias.   This staged reading is Saturday, Jan. 20 at 6:30…

And Finally: January 2018

As I sit to write this article today it is exactly one week until Christmas. We have just lit our pink candles in the Advent Wreath – the candle of joy or sometimes called the Mary candle. I’ve been thinking…

Children’s Ministry: January 2017

Nursery Joy A huge thank you to Margaret Buckley and the youth interns who have staffed the nursery this fall. We have lots of children who are finding joy in seeing their friends in the nursery each week. Please consider…

Hope Church News, January 2018

Catch up on the latest Hope Church News! In this issue: Season of Reconciliation 2018: January 14 – February 4 New Member Sponsors Congregational Meeting: January 21 Church Library Donation Request White Gift Offering Epiphany Sunday, Jan. 7