God’s Plans Are Better

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God’s Plans Are Better For months and months, we have worked together on the Raising More Hope People Campaign. At the writing of this letter our church family has, through money given, plus a conservative … Read More

God of Second Chances

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God of Second Chances A number of years ago when I was in college, I got a ticket for having expired license plate tags. It was my second ticket in two years for that particular … Read More

Women of Hope Spring 2019 Retreat

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WHAT’S HAPPENING Be still, and know that I am God…” (Ps 46:10) In our fast paced, activity-filled lives that’s often easier said than done. Who has time to slow down, to be still? You do! … Read More

Drop Off Pick Up


The Big Chill Drop Off / Pick Up On Friday, March 8 come to Hope and check in your student between 6:15-6:45pm (we will NOT be ready any sooner and there is no need to … Read More

Race Day

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Race Day Have you ever started something you weren’t quite sure how to finish? A few years ago, my wife talked me into running a half-marathon. I’m not a runner and never have been, yet … Read More

Relationships Take Work

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Relationships Take Work Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you. Ephesians 4:32 Relationships are hard work. It doesn’t take much reading of the scriptures to … Read More

You Can’t Take It With You

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You Can’t Take It With You I recently read the true account of a very wealthy man that passed away in Chicago. After his passing, his family buried him sitting behind the wheel of his … Read More

Packing List


THE BIG CHILL What you need Water bottle (your child can refill all day & all night) 2-3 changes of clothes (and one to get dirty) Two pairs of shoes (in case one gets wet/messy) … Read More