Trip to Japan

If you are curious about Mark and Rhonda Edgington’s recent trip to Japan, pictures and short stories about their trip can be found on Rhonda’s webpage., Under musings:blog. ~Rhonda Edgington, Associate Director of Music and Organist

Worship, Prayer & Spirituality Ministry

The Worship, Prayer and Spirituality ministry is the consistory’s agent for fulfilling the Book of Church Order’s instructions that it “provide services of worship and other activities and organizations in the church’s life for the spiritual benefit and growth of…

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…