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
OUR FALL SCHEDULE will resume on Sunday September 13 with worship at 8:00 and 10:45 AM. Sunday School for all ages will be held at 9:30 A.M.
In hopes that we can reach out and welcome folks who might not be able to worship with us on Sunday mornings and to offer another opportunity to worship we will have a Wednesday Night Worship Service at 7:00 pm.This service will be about 45 minutes in length and will include Holy Communion. Please help us spread the word and help grow this worship service.
Dear members of New Hope Faith Community; Thank you for your cards, your encouraging words and especially your prayers for healing. Thank you to Pastor Tim for his visit to Hanover Hospital and a special thank you for my beautiful prayer shawl that Debbie brought to me during her visit. God bless each one of you for your caring thoughts and prayers. Doris and Bill Braun.
Mark your calendars!
The Annual Church Picnic will be held TODAY, August 16th at Irishtown Fire Company beginning at 12:00 p.m. More information to follow.
Fundraising Committee is need of ideas and volunteers. Please join us on Thursday August 20th at 7:30 for a meeting to discuss ideas and plans for the coming year.
Crafty Christians will meet with Pastor Tim on Thursday August 20th at 6:30 p.m. to discuss our upcoming craft bazaars and possible events for the coming year. If you are a crafter or would like to help support this ministry please plan on attending this meeting.
Youth Group-Orioles Baseball Game-Join us as we journey to Camden Yards to watch the Birds battle the Twins. Cost is 20 dollars and we will leave immediately after the late service on Sunday August 23rd. Sign up sheet is located on the hospitality table. Price includes ticket and transportation. All food is on your own! Bring a friend and join us!!
We are excited to team up with Hoss's Steak and Sea House to raise money for a very worthy cause. Please consider visiting the Hoss's location at 1180 Carlisle Street in Hanover on Thursday, August 27 to aid us in raising money to benefit New Hope Faith Community. Flyers which can be found on the Hospitality Table must be taken with you to Hoss’s. Hoss’s will donate 20% of your total check paid to New Hope Faith Community. Come eat and support New Hope. If our group raises $1200 or more in sales, Hoss's will donate 25%! This applies to single day, single store events only.
Do the Crab Walk to the Horan’s - Bob & Sis Horan have graciously agreed to host An Adult Night Out on Saturday, September 12th at their home, (see Pastor for address). Crabs will be cracked at 6:00 p.m. Please bring a dish and beverage to share (soda and crab eating beverages are appropriate). Space is limited to 36. In order to secure your spot please sign up at the Hospitality Table. A deposit of $15 is due upon sign-up for those eating crabs. The final cost for each crab eater will be determined by the number of people who sign up. Money is to be paid to Bob or Sis.
A devastating Earthquake has hit Nepal and thousands of lives have been lost and the destruction is enormous. If you would like to help provide aid to the people of Nepal please use the Disaster Response envelope located in the Pew Pocket in front of you. Your gifts will be shared with the Lutheran World Relief as they provide assistance to the victims of this terrible disaster.
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.
The Fellowship Committee is sponsoring a trip to Sight and Sound to see “Joseph” on Saturday, October 3 at 6:30 p.m. There is an optional family style dinner at Hershey Farms at 4:00 p.m. Ticket pricing and a signup sheet is available on the Hospitality Table. Please make checks payable to Stephanie Bentzel. THE DEADLINE TO SIGNUP IS NEXT SUNDAY, AUGUST 22.
Box of Hope
Box of Hope Items to Support New Hope Ministries Food Pantry
Please bring in your cans of Tuna fish and place them in the blue tub labeled Box of Hope. Thank you for your generosity.
Please place all of your items in the Box of Hope. (Blue Tub)
Please also remember that we have a continuing need for BREAD! You may bring your bread and place it on the table across from the hospitality table.
Special Offering - August
Special Offering for the Month of August is Ruth’s Harvest. This ministry provides a backpack of food to needy children which goes home with them on Friday so that they can eat over the weekend. The children bring the backpack home and return it to school on Monday where it will be refilled for the following weekend. Your gifts will help provide these important meals.
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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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On Tuesday, August 18th we will be having our New Hope weekly golf outing. No league. Just show up and play. We will start this week at 4:30 p.m. at Cedar Ridge Golf Course in Littlestown. Each week those playing will decide where we will be playing the following week. A different course each week. If interested in playing, please contact either Jim Bollinger or Lauren Brown, so we will know about how many tee times we will need.
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.
On Sunday October 11th we will be hosting Pastor Paul Oman and his special ministry known as “Drawn to the Word” Pastor Oman is a biblical storyteller/artist who will be sharing the Gospel while at the same time painting a mural of the story right before our very eyes. There is a significant cost to having Pastor Oman with us and we are looking for folks who would like to help sponsor this special event. Please prayerfully consider helping make this event a possibility for our community. If you are interested please consider one of the following options:
All gifts are greatly appreciated and will help make this outreach event a great success.