Feeling Bad For Feeling Good

Steve WeldonBlog

Have you ever felt bad for feeling good? We have a very real adversary who is a diabolical expert at turning things right side up, upside down. In fact, Jesus said of the devil in … Read More

10 Reasons Not To Date Your Spouse


Angie and I have been in the process of raising five children most of our married life. If anyone knows a good reason to NOT date, it’s us! We are practically professionals at it! Even … Read More

Learning From Jesus

Nick MartineauBlog

It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to tell us that we live in a confused culture. All you have to do is turn on prime-time TV to see the muddled messages we are feeding our … Read More

Welcome To The Team

Nick MartineauBlog

After an extensive search and many great applicants applying, our Search Team and Leadership Team is excited to announce we have hired Kaycee Williams as our Hope accountant. Kaycee is full of wisdom, integrity, and … Read More


Nick MartineauBlog

I’ve never known what it feels like to go hungry. Sure, my stomach has groaned, and I’ve used the phrase “I’m starving!” But I have always been able to satisfy this need, even if it’s … Read More


Steve WeldonBlog

Over the years at Hope we’ve done some rather interesting, out-of-the-box, and unorthodox things. We began 31 years ago by taking a coffee break during the service.  It was risky and unconventional. Having tailgate parties … Read More

But By the Grace of God

Nick MartineauBlog

I love Luke Chapter 15. In this chapter we find the parable of the Lost Sheep and the parable of the Prodigal Son. Both stories show the unconditional love of our Heavenly Father and how … Read More

An Epic Journey!

Nick MartineauBlog

It took right around 40 hours for our family to get from Wichita to Uganda. It wasn’t the most efficient way to travel to Uganda, but it was more economical for us.  Our kids started … Read More

Just Five More Minutes

Nick MartineauBlog

It has been an absolutely amazing seven weeks on sabbatical. I’m so grateful for a church that gives this gift to our pastors. There will be many stories and experiences I will share in the … Read More

Moving Forward

Angie FriesenBlog

Hope Community Church is my home. It is where I have “grown up” in my faith, raised 5 kids, and attended for the past 24 years. For the last 17 years I have had the … Read More