Caring for Creation

A few months ago, a wise member of Hope Church shared this passage written by Wendell Berry in “Another Turn of the Crank”: “I take literally the statement in the Gospel of John that God loves the world. I believe…

Hope Church News, April 2016

Catch up on the latest Hope Church News! In this issue: Build Hope: April 30 Dinner and Auction Caring for Creation Update Announcing Beth Carroll Our New Pastoral Resident For Youth and Young Adult Ministry The Refugee Crisis—What Can We…

Home Energy Retrofit Results: Jan. 19

Living Sustainably Along the Lakeshore presents “Home Energy Retrofit Results – Less Energy, More Comfort” as part of a educational series. The event will take place Tuesday, January 19 from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm in the Herrick District Library Auditorium. For more information, please visit: www.hope.edu/sustainability-institute.

Ottawa County Parks Opportunities

Weekly NaturE-mail: ​Don’t miss what’s happening at the Nature Education Center! Sign up online (to http://www.miottawa.org/parks/) to receive a weekly email with program opportunities happening in Ottawa County Parks.  Look for “Stay Connected with Ottawa County” near the top of the page and…

October 25: Project Clarity Update

September 12, led by naturalists from Outdoor Discovery Center, a group of intrepid kayakers, including Hope Church members, ventured out onto the heralding waters of the Macatawa River. Fortunately everyone made it home safe other than some sore arms and…

Energize You! – Oct. 8

The Holland-Hope College Sustainability Institute (HHCSI) will be hosting its first Annual Event called “Energize You!”, from 6:00pm – 8:30pm on October 8, 2015 in the Midtown Center located at 96 W 15th St, Holland, MI 49423. This event will…

Caring for Creation Movie – Sept. 27

This Sunday, September 27, bring your Pizza (it’s Pizza Sunday) with you and come to Room 106 after 11 AM worship for a special showing of “Dirt! The Movie”. Industrial farming, mining, and urban development have endangered the soil and…

Caring for Creation River Encounter: Sept. 12

September 12: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Outdoor Discovery Center led family friendly kayak expedition of Macatawa River starting from Window on the Waterfront park; kayaks are provided. These fun, family-friendly kayak paddle trips will have the group finding local…

The Caring for Creation Ministry

The focus of Caring for Creation is simply that: Caring for Creation. Caring is both an action and a description. We hope you both act in a way that causes creation to flourish as well possess concern for the earth…