Bulletin Deadline – Weds. 5:00 pm

Please submit any information for the bulletin by Wednesdays at 5:00 pm. Please make sure all announcements have the following information: title, date, time, location, short description, sign up information (website, telephone number, email, etc), and contact information for questions.

September 10 is Fall Kick-off Sunday

The Hope Church Fall schedule begins Sunday, September 10. After the 11 a.m. service (note change from summer time), we will gather for our annual Kick Off Church Picnic on the church grounds. Watch for details in  upcoming bulletins!

Consistory Members Elected

At an April 23 congregational meeting, the following new Consistory members were elected: DEACONS: Kate Mears, Katie Van Ark, Ben Sikkink ELDERS: Celaine Bouma-Prediger, Bob Jerow, Scott Parrott The new Consistory members will be ordained and installed on Sunday, June…

Summer Worship Times

On Sunday, May 28, the summer worship time will change to 10:00 a.m. Early Worship will go on summer hiatus and will resume in the fall. There will be no Church School hour, but children ages 3 through completion of…

Summer 2017 Preaching Schedule

For the past seven summers, the consistory approved an adjusted summer preaching schedule that would provide our pastors, Gordon Wiersma and Jill Russell, some increased workload flexibility for the summer. Adjusting the schedule gave our pastors the time and space…

Farewell from Alyssa Anten

As my internship is nearing its end, I have been doing a lot of reflecting and consequently a lot of thanking God for the gift that Hope Church has been for me. Each one of you has been a significant…

Tulip Time Organ Concert: May 7

During Tulip Time this year, for the first time, there will be an organ concert at Hope Church as part of the official Tulip Time activities. Our organist, Rhonda Edgington, will be playing Dutch organ music on this Sunday, May 7…

Worship During Holy Week

Palm Sunday, April 9 8:30 a.m. Early Worship Palm Sunday Celebration 11:00 a.m. “Worship for the Way of the Cross” We begin the journey through Holy Week with dramatic reading, liturgical dance, and music. Maundy Thursday, April 13 6:00 p.m.…