And Finally: June/July 2017

“It takes a village to raise a child.” This African proverb, which Hillary Clinton famously cited in her 1996 book, has become a turn of phrase used frequently by many of us who are parents and educators. Raising children is…

Thank Yous: June/July 2017

Dear Hope Church Sisters and Brothers, the Family of our Lord Jesus Christ, Grace and Peace to You! We are so thrilled to see the completion of Hope Church’s renovation. Our prayers are with you while you are preparing for…

Hope Church News, June/July 2017

Catch up on the latest Hope Church News! In this issue: Tying Up Loose Ends for Living Hope Hope Church Welcomes New Members Hope Church Participants to Review General Synod on June 18 Holland Quaker Meeting Moves to Hope Church…

Attention Graduates!

Please email office@hopechurchrca.org with details of graduation from high school, college, or graduate school. If you know your future plans, please include those. We will recognize our graduates at a later date in a Sunday worship bulletin.

Hope Church News, May 2017

Catch up on the latest Hope Church News! In this issue: Farewell from Alyssa Anten Save the Date – Ministry Fair: May 21 Caring for Creation Prepares for E-Waste Recycling Event – May 20 Washington School Neighbors New Connector June,…

And Finally: April 2017

As I’m making my way through my Doctor of Ministry program, I’ve been sharing with you some of what I’ve been reading, learning and reflecting on. I’ve done that mostly by summarizing some of the content of theology and theory…

Hope Church News, April 2017

Catch up on the latest Hope Church News! In this issue: Worship During Holy Week A Special Service of Blessing for Animals….and All Creation! Celebrate the Living Hope Renovation Project: April 29 Everybody Belongs, Everybody Serves: April 18 Looking Ahead…

Annual Congregational Meeting Highlights

From January 22, 2017 During the Annual meeting, congregation members discussed several questions around their tables. The following is a sampling of the kinds of responses people shared most frequently. When you talk about Hope Church to friends, what do…