All-church Message

110 of 26 items

An Interview with Seth Slay

by Hope Community Church

Seth Slay began his new role as Hope’s Equipping Music Director starting September 1st. If you haven’t had a chance to meet him yet, be sure to say hello the next time you see him. In the meantime, we asked Seth a few questions to better get to know him and his family. When and […]

New 10:45 Sunday Service Start Time: FAQs

by Hope Community Church

Q: What is the new service start time? A: 10:45 am. As before, the service will conclude around 11:45 am. Q: When does the change begin? A: Next Sunday, Sept. 3 (one week from tomorrow). Q: Can you remind me again why we are changing to 10:45? A: One of Hope’s 5 big next steps […]

A Relational, Disciple-Making Campus

by Hope Community Church

Dear Hope, Before ascending, Jesus summoned His followers to live in His presence and power in order to go love everyone in action and word, baptize those who turn to Him and train as many as possible to obey His commands which He summarized as love for God and neighbor. This way of life He […]

Holy Week Without the Holy One

by Hope Community Church

by Pastor Dean With unexpected developments around the world, expanding traffic around our city, and increasing pressures upon our lives, it is likely that we could walk through Holy Week without the Holy One. So, God invites us to come to Him each day to cast our cares, be still and know that He is […]

Thank You from Dean for 2016 Financial Contributions

by Hope Community Church

Dear Hope, One of the many ways we who follow Jesus worship God is by giving offerings. Thank you and may God bless all of you who give sacrificially and consistently each month of the year. Also, in December we asked you to pray and consider giving an extra end of the year gift. You did so and God led many of you to […]

A Request & Thank-You Note from Dean

by Hope Community Church

Dear Hope Family, As many of you know, December is an important financial month for our church. For the past few years, we have been blessed to finish each ministry year (Sept. 1 – Aug. 31) in a cash positive position. The charts below illustrate that this is because so many of you give generously […]

Why Doesn’t Dean Preach Every Sunday? 

by Hope Community Church

Dear Hope, Recently a few people have asked me why I don’t preach every Sunday. I am grateful for their direct approach because their question caused me to realize that others may be wondering the same thing. So, for those of you who are curious why you hear Hope’s Lead Pastor preach for two or […]

Vision for the Next Ministry Year

by Hope Community Church

The focus of our Sunday morning teaching over the next year will be the topic of listening. God is continuing to form us into a relational, disciple-making community in which all of us are seeking to follow Jesus in all of life and help others to do the same. A key to living with and […]

Game plan for Sunday service April 17

by Hope Community Church

Good wet & snowy morning Hope family and guests, As you consider your plans for the morning I want to let you know that we will host a simple, informal and short service at 10:30 for those of you who can make it. Coffee will be served and we will keep the kids in the Sanctuary (like a […]