February 7, 2016
This message looks again at Ephesians 1:3-14, this time focusing on the theme of our adoption in Christ.
January 24, 2016
This first message of this series on Ephesians introduces the setting, theme, and main characters of Paul's letter to the church in Ephesus.
January 17, 2016
In this final message of theis miniseries, we ask the question: "Are we (the church) any different from other groups of nice people?". God's word is like a mirror, showing us our true selves, and the only sane response is to do something about what we see. However, we quite often leave deluding ourselves.
January 10, 2016
This message focuses on looking forward by embracing a life of "Up. In. Out." We are to grow in trusting God by reflecting His image back to Him (Up), to one another (In), and to the world around us (Out). This journey of trust is exemplified by four episodes from the life of Abraham.
December 20, 2015
This final advent reading and sermonette was given during the evening New Hope Christmas Celebration family service. The advent reading was done by the Bomars (via video from South Korea) and the sermonette was about the inconvenience of Christmas.
December 13, 2015
This third message of this Advent series focuses on another prophesied name of the promised Messiah: Jesus as Everlasting Father. Jesus is the caring King who brings stability to our lives.
December 6, 2015
This second message of the Advent sermon series focuses on another name of the prophesied Messiah: Mighty God. Jesus is the Mighty God who gives us strength and courage. He became weak so we could become strong.
November 29, 2015
This first message of Advent and this new message series focuses on how Jesus is a gift to us and how He is our "Wonderful Counselor."
November 15, 2015
- Dick Jaques
This first message preached by newly hired lead pastor Dick Jaques focuses on his life verse (Acts 20:24) and how it initially felt like a weight of duty, but has become the doorway to a life of freedom. As we live our lives away motivated by the love of Christ, we receive the full life we've always wanted.
November 1, 2015
PST Recognition, Interview with Dick and Nancy Jaques, & Philippians 1:3-11 Reflection
This was Dick and Nancy Jaques first Sunday at New Hope and Dick's first official day on staff as New Hope's lead pastor.