Happy New Year
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Happy New Year

Happy New Year! We can be thankful for any opportunity to reset and begin to do better. Heather in particular loves fresh starts and clean slates. Her favorite part of the new year is actually in September, when she buys her annual “Simplified” planner from Emily Ley. All of Heather’s pens and papers are “Simplified”...

All Church Lenten Study: Hard & Holy Work
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All Church Lenten Study: Hard & Holy Work

In the 40-day season of Lent, Community of Hope will engage in a church-wide study of the book “Hard and Holy Work: A Lenten Journey through the Book of Exodus.” In Sunday worship, in small group gatherings, and in our own reading and action, we as a congregation will deepen our connections with God and...

Lighthouse Congregation: A Place for You
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Lighthouse Congregation: A Place for You

If you have always had a wonderful and faithful experience in the Church, praise God! For some, especially in the past few years of United Methodism, “church” is a difficult word. In late 2023, some members of Community of Hope were trained in becoming a Lighthouse Congregation. Lighthouse Congregations are places that are intentionally hospitable...

Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Breakfast
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Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Breakfast

Join Pastor Colin & Pastor Heather at the MLK Jr. Community Breakfast this Monday at 9 a.m. The event is free and features keynote speaker Dr. John Anderson, Director of Ryan Family Navigators Program. A memorized reenactment of the “I Have a Dream” speech is also expected. If you have a CoH shirt, please wear...

Game Day: Trivia
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Game Day: Trivia

Are you the smartest person in your friend group? Do people say that you should be on Jeopardy? Well, whether that is the case or not, join us on Feb. 10 at noon for CoH Trivia day. We will be testing your knowledge in trivia across all different genres of trivia. And don’t worry if you aren’t...

Covenant Partners Meals
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Covenant Partners Meals

Beginning in January, Community of Hope is going to provide meals for Covenant Partners on the first Sunday of the month. There is a sign-up sheet in the Narthex. Any group such as choir, youth, circle, family, or group of friends can sign up. Check with Barb, Pastor Colin, or Pastor Heather for details if...

Holiday Office Hours
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Holiday Office Hours

The office will maintain its normal schedule of 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Thursday until Thursday, Dec. 21. The office will be closed on Monday, Dec. 25, and Monday, Jan. 1. Tuesday through Thursday, Dec. 26, 27, & 28, the office will be available by appointment only. Please call during normal business hours...

Longest Night
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Longest Night

Thursday, December 21, 2023 at 7 p.m. in the Chapel The holiday season is not easy for everyone. As a way of acknowledging difficulty and sharing in faith and support, Community of Hope is offering Worship for The Longest Night, on Thursday, December 21, 2023 at 7 p.m. in the Chapel. You may find this...

New Member Reception & Cookie Exchange
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New Member Reception & Cookie Exchange

Following church on Dec. 17, please join us in celebration of New Members with a reception and cookie exchange. Please bring 3 dozen holiday cookies of your choice to share with others. Please package your cookies six to a Ziploc bag. All who participate in the cookie exchange will each take home 2 dozen cookies...

Advent Study 2023
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Advent Study 2023

Tuesdays at 1:30 p.m., starting on November 28, 2023 Thursdays at 6:30 p.m., starting on November 30, 2023 Pastor Colin & Pastor Heather will be leading an Advent study based on the book “Light of the World,” by Amy-Jill Levine. The class will be in the chapel on Tuesday afternoons at 1:30 p.m. beginning Nov....