Consistory Corner

At the Consistory Meeting of August 11, 2014 the following Motions were passed: To  accept  changes  to  the  Non Ordained Staff Employment Policy Guidelines to clarify that full time employment is defined as 40 hours per week and  to provide…

Design Brief for Facilities Renovations

Dear Hope Church Members and Friends, The Capital Campaign Exploratory Committee (CCX) has completed its work on a Design Brief for facilities renovations, and Consistory has recommended it to the congregation for consideration. You can read the Design Brief by…

Consistory Corner

At their meeting in May, the consistory acted on the following issues that came before them: The consistory accepted the resignations of Laurie Beyer Braaksma from her position as Church Administrator and Anne Duinkerken from her position as Youth Ministry…

Congregational Meeting – April 27

A congregational meeting will be held in the sanctuary directly following the 11 a.m. worship service this Sunday. At this meeting we will have the election for new Elders and Deacons. Nominated as Elders: DeeDee Piers, Kevin Rosenau, Randy Smit,…

Consistory Corner: February 2014

Consistory discussed at length the Capital Campaign for the renovation project. Guests for the first half of the scheduled Consistory meeting included both the Capital Campaign Feasibility Committee and the Capital Campaign Exploratory Committee. Also in attendance was a representative…

Annual Congregation Meeting Highlights

From January 19, 2014 Looking back at 2013, highlights, concerns, and ideas were shared, using the Discerning Our Future themes as a guide for those reflections. The congregation approved the 2014 General Fund Budget. Hope Church is seeking grant funds…