Grow

What’s the Win?

By Hope Church / December 28, 2019 / Comments Off on What’s the Win?

Here we are in the space between Christmas and New Years when we’re not always sure what day it is.  It’s a time in the midst of all that is merry and bright that we often reflect on the past year and wonder what the new one might bring.  What’s the win for you? We…

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God is Always at Work

By Hope Church / June 18, 2019 / Comments Off on God is Always at Work

Summer brings many wonderful adventures and sometimes you may need to take a detour to get there.  Construction is at its peak during warmer weather. Although you may find yourself on the road less traveled and your trip taking a little longer, usually the bigger picture is well worth it:  a safer bridge, a better highway,…

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Sunday Funday For Families

Sunday Funday For Families

By Hope Church / January 25, 2019 / Comments Off on Sunday Funday For Families

When people say fun for the whole family, some might think that means a sunny, tropical, or warm vacation. Which does sound nice but there is plenty of Sunday Funday family activities to check off your winter bucket list right here in Rochester NY. From making snow angels to going on a special woodland adventure, have…

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Volunteering With Operation Christmas Child

By Hope Church / November 8, 2018 / Comments Off on Volunteering With Operation Christmas Child

After years of volunteering with Operation Christmas Child, Joel Slesak wondered about one thing. Do shoebox distributions really happen the way the videos show? Since 1993, Operation Christmas Child, a project of the international relief organization, Samaritan’s Purse, has sent more than 157 million gift-filled shoeboxes to children in more than 150 countries and territories.…

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Fall Events At Hope

Fall Events At Hope

By Hope Church / September 21, 2018 / Comments Off on Fall Events At Hope

At Hope Church, we believe that God the Father created the universe. He is holy and just, and also loving and compassionate. His deepest desire is to live in a close relationship with all people. With the summer ending, we want to share with you some of the fun-filled fall events happening at Hope. From…

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GOD RESCUES

God Rescues.

By Hope Church / September 5, 2018 / Comments Off on God Rescues.

Years ago, a car was stolen in California. Police were staging an intense search for the vehicle and the driver, even to the point of placing announcements on local radio stations to contact the thief. On the front seat of the stolen car sat a box of crackers that, unknown to the thief, were laced with…

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Not Perfect, Just Forgiven

Not Perfect, Just Forgiven

By Hope Church / July 30, 2018 / Comments Off on Not Perfect, Just Forgiven

With the power and love of the Gospel, the good news of Jesus Christ, the people of Hope: gather in worship, grow in love for God and all people, give in service, and go sharing the hope of Jesus with a world in need of hope. In a time when we feel blessed to be part…

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Parks In Our Community

Parks In Our Community

By Hope Church / June 22, 2018 / Comments Off on Parks In Our Community

There are many wonderful places in our community! Being immersed in the nature around us is nothing short of breathtaking. Enjoying the beauty around us should be part of our everyday life. We’re here to show you all about some of the parks in our community. Cobb’s Hill Park Located in the city of Rochester, with…

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Lazy Days of Summer

Lazy Days of Summer

By Hope Church / May 25, 2018 / Comments Off on Lazy Days of Summer

Summer is just around the corner and it occurs to me that God never goes on vacation.  He never shuts down the shop of creation and goes fishing. No sleep or slumber for Him. (Psalm 121:4)  Morning, noon and night He’s watching (Psalm 33:14), He’s counting every tear we’ve cried (Psalm 56:8) and He’s making…

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How Do People Grow?

By Hope Church / January 5, 2017 / Comments Off on How Do People Grow?

We throw the word “grow” around a good bit at Hope Church. Specifically, we talk about a growing relationship with Christ, but what exactly does that mean? What exactly is growing spiritually? The answer is found in a New Testament book of the Bible called Second Thessalonians. It is a letter – actually, the second…

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