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Pastor appreciation harvest potluck | sunday, OCTOBER 20th | after worship
Join us in celebrating and honoring Pastor Dennis and Beth and the blessing they are to our Hope family. We’ll enjoy food and fellowship together after the worship service. Please bring a dish or two to share!
JAM SESSION | WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 2ND | 6PM AT HOPE
Families came for a fun fellowship night to kick off the JAM TIME program. We enjoyed hot dogs and brats, live music, and family fun! We also held a parent meeting to discuss important program information.
ladies fellowship night | tuesday, september 24th | 7pm at hope
Ladies of all ages gathered at Hope for a refreshing night of sweet fellowship, good food, and a simple pumpkin craft. The event theme was, "For everything there is a season..." Together we celebrated the “seasons” we go through in life and God’s unwavering goodness through it all.
bless the bows | Friday, september 13th | 6:00pm at hope
Fall hunters gathered at Hope for a fun evening of fellowship to prepare for the hunting season. They enjoyed fried deer meat and soups, shot their bows, and had a time of devotion and prayer.
Sunday school kick-off | sunday, september 8th | 9AM at hope
We had a wonderful time celebrating the start of another great Sunday School year!
Annual church picnic | Sunday, august 11th | After worship | Poissants’ lake lot
Over 60 people gathered at Poissant's lake lot for the Annual Church Picnic! The church family spent a beautiful day together enjoying yummy food, fellowship, and lots of fun!
VBS: “roar! life is wild, god is good.” | june 4th-8th | 10am-2pm | 4-h building, fairgrounds
Nearly 60 children ages Pre-K through 6th grade took part in an adventure-packed, Christ-centered week at Vacation Bible School this summer. Children and leaders shared the details of their exciting week together during the VBS program held at Hope onSunday, June 9th.
THE fire! | Friday, June 7th | 6:00pm | Hope Church
Several families joined us for a fun evening of fellowship and worship! We kicked off the night with a grill out of brats, burgers, and hot dogs and then enjoyed outdoor games and a worship jam session! Although it was too warm and windy for a bonfire, we still made s’mores indoors!
MARRIAGE NIGHT LIVESTREAM EVENT | FRIDAY, MAY 17TH | 6:30PM @ HOPE CHURCH
Nearly 30 couples joined us for a fun evening of fellowship and growth at Marriage Night - a one-night livestream event for married and engaged couples to laugh and learn as they heard from marriage experts how to honor God through their relationships. Dinner and childcare were provided - 19 kiddos enjoyed the fun activities provided by wonderful helpers.
MN ADULT AND TEEN CHALLENGE | SUNDAY, MAY 5TH | 10:30AM WORSHIP SERVICE @ HOPE CHURCH
We were delighted to welcome individuals from MN Adult and Teen Challenge to worship with us and share testimonies of how God has been at work in their lives. They explained the ministry at MNTC and shared beautiful, powerful worship songs with us. We enjoyed a potluck meal after the service to fellowship with those who came to minister to us and hear more about their stories. MNTC’s mission is to “assist teens and adults in gaining freedom from chemical addictions and other life controlling problems by addressing their physical, emotional and spiritual needs.”
KINGDOM MEN RISING film | THURSDAY, mAY 2ND | 7PM @ hoPE CHURCH
Over 30 men, Junior High and up, joined us for the viewing of “Kingdom Men Rising.” This 90-minute documentary film explores what it means to be a real man in the midst of cultural trends in which there is confusion about masculinity and provides an honest portrayal of today’s man that is countered by God’s original design. Men arrived early to enjoy refreshments and fellowship before the film.
VISION EVENT | Sunday, april 28th | following worship service @ hope church
Nearly 30 people at Hope met after worship for a light lunch and a time to interact concerning the work that God has given us to do. With much to cover, discussions were fast-paced and intentional; there will be several subsequent meetings that will be more focused on specific ministry areas. Please continue to pray for this ongoing process as we let God lead and guide our conversations.
LADIES’ SPRING FLING | TUESDAY, APRIL 9TH | 6:30-8:30PM @ HOPE CHURCH
Over 50 ladies (of all ages!) joined us for a refreshing evening to let go of life’s busy-ness and embrace the beauty of time together with one another. We celebrated God’s new morning mercies as a theme for the night, were treated to special music, challenged our minds with spring-themed trivia, created DIY dry-erase marker board frames, enjoyed yummy treats and relished sweet fellowship with sisters in Christ. We’re so thankful for each and every lady who was present that night and pray that God uses this event and events like it to bring us closer to each other.