August 13, 2015


Last week, a small group of New Hopers and friends headed to Hutchinson, KS for The Global Leadership Summit. Wow! Quality talks for leaders. New Hope has purchased the audio and want to make the talks available for any who are interested. Stop by The Greenhouse to load up your flash drive! Or, feel free to request...

August 2, 2015

Before the message on Sunday, August 2nd, Ben Deaver took some time to speak personally about how he recently found out he will not be considered for the lead pastor position at New Hope. 

July 31, 2015

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Greetings New Hope Family!  Thank you so much for continuing to pray with us as we near the end of our journey in the pastor search process. We gain comfort and courage knowing that you are holding us up in prayer! We are down to 2 candidates. We have already met with one candidate in person. We will meet with the other candidate in person on August 21st. Wade Brown will Skype meet with each candidate to ask more...

July 21, 2015

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Hello again church family!  We'd like to communicate about what is happening on the Pastor Search front.  This part of our process is slower and more difficult, to be honest.  The reality of the work and careful thought and emotion necessitated by this job has set in, and it is clear that we are average people, in need of a great, all-knowing God.  But this is good...

July 7, 2015

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Hello New Hope family!  We'd like to share with you what has happened over the last few weeks.  Here are some highlights: On Saturday, June 20th, we interviewed 5 candidates.  Our team, along with our spouses, spent most of the day in the Greenhouse library for the interviews...

June 20, 2015

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Today is an exciting day!  Our Pastor Search Team (along with our spouses) will be together for much today, conducting Skype interviews with 4 of our final candidates (having already conducted the other 1 earlier this week).  We have been eagerly anticipating today, looking forward to getting to know these candidates a bit better.  WILL YOU PLEASE PRAY...

June 5, 2015

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Thank you for continuing to pray with us and for us as we search for our next Lead Pastor. It is such an encouragement to us to know that you are joining with us in the process through your prayers!  We are in the midst of a several week break from meetings. We have been communicating by e-mail to work on details regarding upcoming interviews...

May 29, 2015

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The 28th edition of our own quarterly newsletter has just been published! This high quality publication is one of the primary ways we communicate, so please grab a printed copy Sunday on the Programs Table and plan to read through it over the next week or two. You can also grab a PDF version online right now...

May 23, 2015

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Hello New Hope! Thanks for journeying and praying with us this far, and specifically for our meeting today.  Our team enjoyed our time together, felt God's leadership, and left with a sense of peace about God's sovereignty in this process.  We recognize the gift that is, and feel thankful. Currently, the pool of candidates has been narrowed from 10 to 5...

May 18, 2015

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Hello church family!  We wanted to let you know that this Saturday, May 23rd, the Pastor Search Team will be meeting for much of the day, hoping to narrow our pool down to 1-3 applicants.  We feel a great need for your prayers!  Would you (either by yourself or together with friends or family) consider setting aside some time on Saturday for the purpose of praying for our time...