Newsletter

Issue 32, March 2017

This 32nd edition of the New Hope Newsletter was published March 10, 2017.

Caravaggio Paintings

Preaching the Gospel to Yourself Daily and Other Great Traditions

It’s been a minute since I’ve employed my crazy long alliterations for sermon titles or newsletter articles. So I thought it time to do so again, hence the title Cultivating the Culture of Our Community through a Christocentric Calendar.  If you’ve been around New Hope Church any length of time you’ve probably picked up that we’re a fairly informal church. For example...

The Greeve Family

Ricky Greeve has been nominated for the role of Elder and has been through the first screening from the Elders. According to our selection process, he now is recommended to the church to assist the present Elders to discern if his acceptance would best serve the interests of New Hope as an Elder.  The church must affirm...

Babylon Lion

A Kingdom-Minded Case for Cultural Literacy

Babylon is dead.  Babylon is gone. Babylon is alive.  Babylon is here.  These seemingly contradictory statements nevertheless reveal sound and profoundly important Biblical truths which press upon us yet today...

Child with an iPad

I know many of you read that title and thought, “You want me to talk to my seven year old about pornography?! Isn’t that going to create more curiosity, possibly prompting online searches of a sexual nature? You have got to my kidding me...

The Shivers Clan

The Shivers' Foster and Adoption Journey

Hello New Hope Family! When our family was invited to share our foster-adoptive journey, we realized even more than our story, this is Malek's story. We wanted to give him a chance to tell about his life journey from his perspective...

Against the Flow cover

New and Featured Books Available to You!

Romans 12 tells us that a critical aspect of the Christian life is changing the way we think. Accordingly, New Hope wants to push back against the current of anti-intellectualism sweeping through much of the Church. Toward that end...