A Connect Group Needs Your Help…and more

One of Our Connect Groups Needs Your Help Hey New Hope, I know many of you are hard at work on service projects for your own Connect Group, but one of our groups has come up with a project that may help you clean out the extra books and magazines sitting around your house. Here’s the request: New Hope’s Tuesday …

A-HA Continues/All In Baptisms!

This week I will be continuing our A-HA! message series with the story of Nathanael. He was one of Jesus’ disciples. But when his friend Philip approached him and told him to come see the Messiah from Nazareth, well, let’s just say Nathanael was about to receive a much-needed “A-HA!” moment. If you’d like to read ahead and be caught …

We Have a new Nursery Director!

Good morning and Happy Monday to you. I would like to take a minute and let you know that we are excited to announce that Gloria Olsen (pictured above with husband, Jarrid, and two daughters, Jasmine and Riley) will be our new part-time Nursery Director! She will be assisting our Children’s Director, Lauren Cochran, in the operations of the nursery on Sunday …

Our Father’s House – Appalachia Ministry Food Drive

This year will mark the 11th year that New Hope has collected food items and delivered them to Our Father’s House, an Appalachia Ministry Food Pantry is Northeast Tennessee. Each month more than 150 families are served with food and household supplies through this wonderful ministry. Let me encourage you to take advantage of this opportunity to involve your entire …

Town Hall Meeting Follow Up

Hello New Hope, Sunday, Sept. 9 was a great day at the church. Our Children and Students really brought their “A” game as they lead the worship service. Lauren Cochran (Children’s Director) and Pete Wells (Youth Director) did a great job bringing all of the dance, music, props, and performance elements together to make it a truly memorable day. I …

No More P.O. Box 3146 – A New Mailing Address!

Today we salute you “P.O. Box 3146”. You received New Hope’s mail for many years, and you served us well. But the time has come to do away with your inconvenience. Your P.O. Box location at the Post Office made it difficult to go back and forth to receive our mail, and those times when Amazon boxes or other large …

Reach, Connect, Grow, Go…In Action!

The summer semester of our Connect Groups has now come to an end and I could not be more excited about what God is doing at New Hope and through New Hope! A few years ago I remember praying with members of our staff and leaders for God to pour out the Holy Spirit on our church body. We asked for …

Weekend of Prayer – Saturday, August 4th – 9:00 AM

This July we added a new local mission to the list of wonderful programs we support. First Priority Nashville is a Christian organization that goes into the public schools of our area and sets up student run meetings that bring Jesus into the school. Yes, you read that correctly. First Priority works with students to bring pastors and other communicators …