Youth Ministry: October

Its not enough to have right ideas. Its not enough to have good intentions. It is not enough to have great lesson plans. The apostle Paul tells us in Romans “Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed…

Youth Ministry: Sept. 2015

High definition billboards, chain stores five stories high open every night until 2, hawkers in our faces coercing us to buy scalped tickets for Jon Stewart’s last show that night. The chaos of Times Square is like no other. The…

BAM! Bowling Evening: May 3

This Sunday, May 3, High Hopes will be sponsoring a fundraiser at BAM! bowling center in Holland. This will be in lieu of both evening events that evening for our Youth Groups, and the congregation is also invited to attend! The…

Youth Ministry Update: April

“Your kids work harder than many adults. When can they come back?” There have been many satisfying moments since I started working with the youth here at Hope Church, but this one is one of my recent favorites. Fish Club…

High Hopes Lock-in: March 27-28

High Hopes Lock-in, this Friday! Bring $10, a snack to share, a sleeping bag, and your toothbrush. We will be at the church from 7:00 PM Friday night, until 10:00 AM on Saturday. We will enjoy movies, games, a midnight snack at…

High Hopes Sky Zone: March 15

Shoot for the Sky! This Sunday, March 15, we are going to Sky Zone in Grand Rapids. After the 11:00 am service, we will have lunch at church before leaving for Sky Zone. We will be back at 3:45 pm.…