Hope Church Members Receive Awards

Maxine DeBruyn was presented with the Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Dance Education Organization (NDEO) on October 10th during the group’s 17th Annual National Conference in Phoenix, Arizona. She was honored for making a difference in dance education locally,…

New Seminary Intern: Alyssa Anten

Hi my name is Alyssa Anten, and I am the new seminary intern. I am a Holland native- born and raised! I then went to Kuyper College in Grand Rapids Michigan, and graduated with my Bachelors of Social Work and…

Youth Groups

Fish Club (Middle School) Fish Club is a youth group experience for the sixth, seventh, and eighth graders of Hope Church and their friends. Fish Club seeks to provide a close Christian community of friends for our middle school students,…

The Building and Grounds Ministry

The Building and Grounds Ministry is responsible for the care and maintenance of the physical facilities and the grounds of Hope Church. It oversees repair and replacement of systems and equipment, the purchase of expendable supplies, and the payment for…

Sabbatical Staffing Plan ~ Fall 2015

As Pastor Jill is on sabbatical this Fall, the Personnel Committee has put together a staffing plan to help cover some of her ongoing responsibilities. The Consistory has approved this plan and funding for these staffing needs was set aside…

Attention Graduates!

Please call or email the office 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.

Time for Pledges for Living Hope Capital Campaign

The current design scope and direction for the Living Hope renovations were presented at a congregational gathering on March 29. They are summarized–with pictures–on the project website, at LivingHopeRCA.wordpress.com and linked to from the Happenings page of HopeChurchRCA.org. If you…

And Finally: April 2015

Here’s something that a number of you have participated in, that many of you probably aren’t aware of, and that I’d like to invite everyone to think about a bit: POLARITIES. ‘Polarities’ refers to the idea of two qualities that…

Attend A Living Hope Conversations

Choose a conversation to attend with members of the Living Hope Design and Capital Campaign Teams: Sunday, April 12, at 9:40 am in the Garden Lounge Thursday, April 16, at 2:30 p.m. in Commons II Sunday, April 26, at 12:30…