We are a gathering of God's people from all walks of life. We center ourselves on the word of God and the amazing love of our savior Jesus Christ.
If you are ready for a new beginning or are looking for a fresh start then come and discover the new hope that is yours in Jesus Christ!
New Hope Faith Community is an Independent Lutheran Community.
33 Sunday Drive
Hanover, PA 17331
Office Hours: Monday thru Friday 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Office Phone Number: 717-632-4008
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New Hope News Briefs
unday April 24th-Elementary and Middle School Youth Mini Golf and Ice Cream. Meet at the church at 4 pm Cost is 5 dollars.
Sunday April 24th –Senior High Youth will meet at church from 5:00 to 7:00 PM
Saturday May 7 PAL Lunch Meet at the church at 9:00 AM or you can be dropped off at the soup kitchen-return around 1:00 PM Sign up sheet on the Youth Board.
Sunday May 8th-Elementary and Junior High Youth Meeting and Games 5:00-7:00 PM
Saturday May 21-Road Clean Up Rescheduled Meet at church at 9:00 AM We will be cleaning up a stretch of road and then having lunch together. Sign up sheet on the Youth Board.
Saturday May 21-Come see your friends in the musical “Not Your Average Joe”. Dinner is at 5:00 PM and the show starts at 6:00 PM
Sunday Mary 22nd 4:00 PM Come join us for a game of Wiffle Ball and then we head to Half Pint for Ice Cream. If you help with the Road Clean up on Saturday your ice cream will be free….if not you are on your own.
Remember: Elementary youth is for kids k-4th grade.
Middle School is for grades 5-8
Senior High is for grades 9-12!
HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!!
COMPASSION SUNDAY IS APRIL 24th!! You and your family will have the amazing opportunity to help sponsor a child through the ministry of Compassion International. For just 38 dollars a month you can help a child in need across the globe. Compassion International is a highly recognized CHRISTIAN organization that helps provide support to children. You will be the sole sponsor of a child who will write to you and you and your family will be able to write to them. Will you be a blessing in the life of one of these children? Let’s start praying that New Hope will raise up 20 sponsors on April 24th!!
Mother’s Day Blanket-This year you will have the opportunity to honor or remember the special ladies in your life and support the ministry of Church World Services. You may sponsor a blanket (or several) which are used to help families in times of crisis, disasters, fires and other emergencies. The cost of each blanket is 10 dollars. Please fill out the sponsorship form and return it to the church office by April 30. Your sponsorships will be listed in the Bulletin on Mother’s Day. You can use the Church World Services envelope located in the pocket of the chair in front of you.
I am doing a donation called Hannah’s Grace in memory of my daughter Hannah Grace Baral. I am collecting money to go to Whispering Cross Necklaces. These necklaces along with a weighted bear and a card will be donated to Hanover Hospital to mothers who have just lost a baby. Any amount will help. You have the option to place the amount of your choosing in the Hannah’s Grace collection bin or you can donate the full amount of the necklace in your name or in memory of someone. Thank you-Julie Baral.
Vendor Fair and Bake Sale will be held on Saturday April 30th from 8:00 AM to 1 PM. We are in need of donation for the bake tables. Please sign up to help with the important event. You will also find flyers on the back table. Please take a flyer to share with family and friends. All proceeds will help us with our new building project.
New Hope to welcome the Hershey Handbell Ensemble on Sunday May 1. The Ensemble will present a concert at 3:00 p.m. The concert is free and open to one and to all. A free will offering will be received. Please invite many of your friends and join us for an afternoon of music.
A Men’s Prayer Breakfast will be held on Saturday, May 14 at 8:00 a.m. at Railside. The cost of the breakfast and gratuity is $10.00. Sign up on the sheet located on the Hospitality Table.
Our Children will present their spring Musical “Not Your Average Joe” on the weekend of May 21 and 22. The children will present the musical Saturday Evening at 6:00 PM This presentation will be presented by a Pasta Dinner which will begin at 5:00 PM Tickets for the dinner will go on sale May 1. All proceeds will go to help defray the cost of the musical. On Sunday the Children will present the musical again at our worship service! Don’t miss this incredible presentation of the biblical story of Joseph!
Quilt Raffle to be held June 21 to benefit our Building Program. Willie Catherine Starner has made a beautiful handmade quilt which she has donated to be raffled off. Please help in this project by purchasing tickets and by also taking tickets to sell folks you know. Tickets are available from Bob Signor in the back of our worship center.
MARK YOUR CALENDARS NOW!!!! VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL DATES ARE JULY 24-28. Join us for an amazing journey to EGYPT!!
ACTS 4:32 Ministry Launched February 1. We have launched a special emphasis on prayer beginning February 1. In the Book of Acts we are told that “All the believers were one in heart and mind.” We want to spend a moment each day in this type of unity. To participate in this ministry is very simple.
1. Set your phone, your iPad, your watch, your computer, or even your alarm clock
To ring each day at 4:32 PM.
2. Check our New Hope Website where the Prayer Request of the Day will be listed.
3.When your alarm goes off….pray for that request.
It’s that simple. But imagine for one minute out of every day we will all be united in heart and mind as we pray together. How beautiful and amazing will that be!
You will notice in the chair pockets blue prayer slips. If you would like to include someone in the prayers of the community during worship this morning please place their name on the prayer slip and pass it to the center aisle. During the playing of “Come Now Is the Time to Worship” the slips will be collected by the Ushers and given to Pastor. PLEASE WRITE LEGIBLY!!
Gabriel’s Project in need of supplies. This ministry that serves families with small children and babies is in urgent need of supplies! They are currently helping 168 families and 4 new babies. They are in desperate need of diapers size 3, 4 and 5, baby bottles and stage 2 baby foods with current dates. (No Expired Items please) They are also in need of baby wash. Please help us gather these items and place them in the back of our worship center. If you have any questions please speak to Linda Stonesifer.
Gabriels’ Project is also in need of Similac Neo-Sure and Similac Advanced. Please place these items in the baskets at the back of our worship center.
Box of Hope
BOX OF HOPE ITEM FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL is CANNED FRUIT Please bring in your donations of Canned Fruit to share with those who are in need. Your donations are greatly appreciated.
Please also remember that we have a continuing need for HAMBURGER ROLLS!! You may bring your rolls and place them on the table across from the hospitality table.
Special Offering - April
Our Special Offering for April is Olivia’s House. This very special place helps children who are in the grieving process. It helps children find a safe place to grief and to share their fears and worries especially as they deal with the loss of a parent. Your generous support will help minister to children at a very difficult time in their lives.
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Thank you for your support of New Hope Faith Community. Because of your financial support and generosity, you have planted the seeds that will enable New Hope Faith Community to grow in our community, and provide a church home for you and others. Thank you for answering the call to contribute to God's work here at New Hope.
There are several ways to donate:
1. We offer safe and secure online giving:
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2. We have pew envelopes for you to place your offering in the offering plates during worship.
3. You can mail your donation to:
New Hope Faith Community
33 Sunday Drive
Hanover, PA 17331
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CHILDRENS SERMON - 24 APRIL 2016
SERMON - 24 APRIL 2016
SPECIAL MUSIC - 24 APIRL 2016
Many of you have noticed that we now have a Community Aid box in our parking lot. Please put your donations in this box to be shared with Community Aid. New Hope will receive 4 cents a pound for all donations. And monies raised by Community Aid are funneled back into many of the ministries we support in our community.
Virtual Prayer Jar
Did you know New Hope Faith Community has a Virtual Prayer Jar? You can submit your prayer requests online! Click here or on the Virtual Prayer Jar to the left.
New Hope to Broadcast Sunday Service! Beginning Sunday March 2 our worship service will be broadcast on WHVR 1280 AM from 7:00 to 7:30 a.m. If you would like to sponsor the broadcast in memory or honor of someone you may sign up to do so. The cost is 50 dollars. There can be more than one sponsor on a given Sunday Your dedication will be broadcast as part of the radio program. If you have any question please see Pastor Tim.