Over the next seven weeks, we are going to examine what several Psalms teach us about living with feelings of sorrow, fear, and doubt. The series is called “God’s Soul Prescription.” The first sermon is entitled “God’s Prescription for Doubt” from Psalm 73. The Psalmist honestly expresses his doubt in God’s goodness and shares how God transformed his doubt into hope. [Read more]
Attention Class of 2017 !!!
New Hope will be honoring our High School graduates on Sunday, May 21 and we want you to be included! Please download, print & fill out an information form and return it to Jim or Ronni before April 30. You may return these items electronically by emailing Jim. Please include or attach a senior (or current) photo, as well as a picture from when you were little. Thanks so much!
More info about Student Ministries.
We are excited to offer you, our patrons, a special sponsorship opportunity so you may share this unique rehearsal experience with us on Saturday, April 29, followed by the actual concert performance on Sunday, April 30. Please join us for a different perspective on the process involved with performing a brand new work and after the dress rehearsal, attend an intimate reception to meet the composer and our conductor. You will hear firsthand how the piece was created and developed from both the composer’s and the conductor’s point of view. [Read more]
Wednesday, May 3
Beginning at 6:30pm in the sanctuary, our children will present “The Big Fish.” This is an exciting and mysterious musical about God’s call to Jonah…and how Jonah responded. A Family Dinner will also be served before the musical at 5pm in the narthex. Tickets are $5/adults and $2/children and will be on sale in the narthex on Sundays, April 23 and 30 or sign up online today. [Read more]
Do you enjoy holding babies and playing with toddlers? If you have some spare time, volunteer small group leaders are needed in the Little Sprouts nursery. There are opportunities on Sundays, Wednesdays, during MOPS/MOMSnext events and randomly throughout the week during the various ministry programs at our church. Interested? Please email Pam Poland or phone 239.274.1230 to set up a time to talk.
On Sunday, May 7, 2017, at 4pm, the Southwest Florida Handbell Ensemble will present a concert at NHP entitled “Hymns, Psalms, and Spiritual Songs,” and will feature arrangements of hymn tunes and spirituals by some of the finest bell arrangers. The ensemble was formed in 2009 and has inspired listeners in various venues throughout Lee County. The SWFL Handbell Ensemble is SW Florida’s only auditioned, community based handbell ensemble. The concert is free and open to the public. Questions? Please email Ben Ball.
We are interested in forming a few instrumental ensembles. Dr. David Michie has graciously volunteered to lead the effort in getting a brass ensemble started. The ensemble would rehearse weekly and play for worship services once every 4-6 weeks. If you are a brass player and are interested in playing with this group, please email David … [Read more]