November 5, 2017

announcement snapshot

On Sunday, November 5th, 2017, the elders gave a very special announcement at the beginning of our Central Gathering: New Hope is excited to plant a new church here in Manhattan under the leadership of our very own Ben Deaver and Dave Geldart!  The goal will be to launch the plant in the fall of 2018.

Check out the full announcement to hear lots more...

November 5, 2017

Genesis 12

Ben Deaver
Message Series: 
Genesis: In The Beginning, God (2017)

This message looks at Abram's scary step of faith to follow God into great uncertainty, holding on to nothing but God's promises.  We're shown how likewise we who respond to God in faith can be a g

March 19, 2017

The Greeve Family

The Elders are excited to announce that Ricky Greeve has been confirmed to the Elder Team! Listen to or watch that Sunday morning announcement here. Please join us in supporting Ricky and his family through encouragements and prayers as he labors on our behalf...

December 12, 2016

The elders announced the 2017 Proposed Budget before the message on Sunday, December 11, 2016.  Watch or listen as Dave Gevock gives this special announcement on behalf of the elders.  The church body has two weeks to give feedback or ask questions...

July 24, 2016

The Elders are pleased to announce that Dale Bremer has joined the Elder Team after overwhelmingly encouraging feedback from our church family.  Watch or listen to the announcement and commissioning prayer given by Dick Jaques and the elders during the Central Gathering on July 24, 2016...

June 26, 2016

We're excited to announce the nomination of Dale Bremer to serve us on our Elder Team. You can watch or listen to this announcement by Rudy Mills and his interview with Dale here.  It was great to get to hear from Dale -- to get to know him better by hearing some of his story and his heart. As always, you have two weeks to give any feedback...

April 17, 2016

The Deaver Family

The elders are excited to announce that Ben Deaver (current Associate Pastor and Interim Pastor during the recent transition season) will be given a sabbatical this summer: June 10 - September 10, 2016.  The main hope and goal of this sabbatical is to allow Ben and his family to rest and refresh after a prolonged period of top leadership leading up to and during the recent transition season at New Hope.  We are so thankful for their work and sacrifice on our behalf and are eager to bless...

March 20, 2016

The Busers

We are excited to announce that fellow New Hoper, Kira Buser, has been hired as part-time KidsLIFE Director!  Kira has served in KidsLIFE for a long time and will be a great addition to our Staff Team.  Listen to or watch the announcement here...

December 6, 2015

dollar sign

We're excited to present our proposed budget for 2016.  You can download/view it here.  You're also invited to listen the announcement given by Dave Gevock on behalf of the elders on Sunday morning, December 6th, before the message. If you have any thoughts, questions, or feedback, you are very encouraged to talk with an elder over the next two weeks (by Dec 20th)...

November 22, 2015

Ben Deaver gave an extended announcement about Tony Classen rotating off the Elder Team (as of last week).  The time was spent talking about New Hope's desire to bring on 1-3 new elders by the beginning of 2016, the new Elder Recommendation Form available to New Hopers, and then finished with a time of recognition and thanks to Tony Classen...