Church Decorating Party & Dinner

Sat 12/7

4pm | 6pm Collective Dinner

Hope Lutheran Church

Join us as we kick off our Christmas Season with our

Annual HOPE Family Christmas and Church Decorating Party.

As Christians we enjoy celebrating Christmas in church. Come out for a fun evening, as we gather to dine and decorate HOPE for this special season.

This is a collective pot luck dinner and we ask for attendees to please sign up at the church welcome table indicating what you will bring.



Poinsettia Sale

Now until 12/16

$7 per plant

Hope Lutheran Church

We will be placing poinsettia plants on our chancel area for Christmas Eve Services.  If you would like place an order, please fill out a form and return to the church office by December 16 with cash or check.

 

Checks payable to Hope Lutheran Church

Plants may be taken home after the 9 PM service Christmas Eve.

 

 

2019 HOPE FAMILY COVENANT RENEWAL

Now thru Advent

As we enter this SEASON of ADVENT we are reminded it's time review and renew our HOPE FAMILY COVENANT.


Starting Sunday December 1st – the Covenant Document will be at the Church Altar for your signature.


Renewal of membership takes place by your prayerful consideration of the principles of the agreement and the inscribing your signature to the document.

TOYS FOR TOTS Collection

12/2 - 12/6

Hope Lutheran Church

We are once again hosting a collection bin for Toys for Tots.  Box will be available at the Church until Friday Dec 6th.

WISDOM CLUB

11/21

11:30am

Narthex

We are excited to have resumed our 55+ Dining Group.  Bring your memories, stories, wisdom and a YOUR OWN BRUNCH or LUNCH as we meet in the Narthex.  

 

Hope Lutheran Church Congregational Meeting

11/17 

We are gathering Sunday November 17th to discuss the future of our church and affairs of the congregation.   Beverages provided by the church will follow.

HOPE LUTHERAN CHURCH 

Sunday School and Family Calendar 2019-2020

now online!.

We have just posted our Sunday School & Family calendar. Please see link below, also available on Sunday School page for viewing and download.

MARY JANE ENRICHMENT CENTER trip

Sat 11/9..

We are currently collecting donations for John Bonanno's trip to the May Jane Enrichment Center on Sat November 9th.


Our fundraising goal is to collect enough donations to paint the center.


All contributions will be accepted at our church & donations of LOEW’S gift cards would be greatly appreciated! Any confirmands (with a parent) are welcome to join John on this trip.

BIBLE DAY & BIBLE NIGHT

10/27 & 10/30

during worship services

 

During both Sunday and Wed night worship services we will be giving:

Spark Story Bibles - to all 3 year olds & 4 yr olds – 2nd graders who haven’t yet received

Contemporary English Version Bibles to all 3rd graders

and older children who haven’t yet received

WOMEN OF HOPE

TUES 10/8

7:30PM

HLC

Join us for our monthly gathering as we commune on our faith journey through sisterhood, service, action, healing, rest, growth, renewal & friendship.

Praise BBQ Night

Thank you to all staff and volunteers that contributed to making our Praise BBQ a night to remember! 

Rally Day, Backpack Blessing & New Teacher Installation 

SUN 9/8

Rally:  9:45am -10:45am

Backpack Blessing & New Teacher Installation:

during 11am church service

 

On 9/8  we kick off the beginning of our new church calendar!  Sunday School registration and the first SS class are calendared from 9:45-10:45am 


Jump into the new school year with a Backpack Blessing and support this year's new teachers as they are installed at the 11am service!


Did you sign the

PHOTO RELEASE FORM?

 

WANNA SHOW FOLKS HOW MUCH YOU ENJOY PARTICIPATING AT HOPE? 


Then please join us in signing our newly implemented

Photo Release form.

Our intent is to have your permission to take/publish photos of events you and your family may be involved in here at our Church!

 

The release is available below for DOWNLOAD, as well as, in Church. They will be available at Welcome Desk, in the Sunday School classrooms, and in the bulletins. 

 

Please fill them out and return them to the office.  If you do NOT wish to have your photos shared on social media or our website, please return a form NOT signed and just put your family name on it so we can be sure to respect your wishes.

 

WOMEN of HOPE Giving Tree

Please return cards and ornaments by Dec 9th

Hope Lutheran Church - Narthex

It is the time of year when we think about our blessings and how we can use them to serve God and help others.

 

The Women of Hope Giving Tree is on display in the church narthex, providing us as an opportunity to spread our blessings.

 

Choose an ornament from the tree, and make a donation of the gift card(s) or monetary donation indicated on the ornament.  Gift cards and donations should be returned (with their ornament) to the church office no later than Dec. 9th

Gathering of Men's Breakfast

Sat 11/9

9am

Join our men's group as gather over a great end of the week meal and eat, pray and connect!

FREEHOLD AREA CROP WALK 

Sunday Oct 20th

Sign In Time: 1:30pm

Walk Time: 2:00 pm

 

HELP FIGHT HUNGER ONE STEP AT A TIME!

Help us celebrate CROP’s Golden 50th Anniversary of walks to end hunger and poverty and promote peace and justice. This is an interfaith event sponsored by the Freehold Clergy Association and Windsor Hightstown Area Ministerium. 

 

CROP walker donation envelopes and promotional materials available for pick-up at Hope Lutheran Church

 

Walk Distance: 
2.6 mile route and 1/10 mile mini-route

Contact:
Rev. Patricia Medley
PatMedley@aol.com  (732) 822-0711

The Manor Worship Service

SUN 10/27

2pm

1:45pm  (if you plan to assist patients to service)

 

689 W Main St. Freehold NJ

In front of CentraState Hospital

Worship & Praise BBQ

 

SAT 9/11

6-8pm

Hope Lutheran Church

 

ALL WELCOME! Enjoy an evening of food and song as we raise our voices and hearts in faith.

Thanks to all that assisted in making HLC - VBS a BLAST!

HOPE LUTHERAN CHURCH and HOPE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL welcome all students and teachers back to our church campus. 

We pray for a happy, healthy, fantastic new school year! 


TOYS FOR TOTS Collection

12/2 - 12/6

Hope Lutheran Church

We are once again hosting a collection bin for Toys for Tots.  Box will be available at the Church until Friday Dec 6th.

WISDOM CLUB

11/21

11:30am

Narthex

We are excited to have resumed our 55+ Dining Group.  Bring your memories, stories, wisdom and a YOUR OWN BRUNCH or LUNCH as we meet in the Narthex.  

 

Hope Lutheran Church Congregational Meeting

11/17 

We are gathering Sunday November 17th to discuss the future of our church and affairs of the congregation.   Beverages provided by the church will follow.

HOPE LUTHERAN CHURCH 

Sunday School and Family Calendar 2019-2020

now online!.

We have just posted our Sunday School & Family calendar. Please see link below, also available on Sunday School page for viewing and download.

MARY JANE ENRICHMENT CENTER trip

Sat 11/9..

We are currently collecting donations for John Bonanno's trip to the May Jane Enrichment Center on Sat November 9th.


Our fundraising goal is to collect enough donations to paint the center.


All contributions will be accepted at our church & donations of LOEW’S gift cards would be greatly appreciated! Any confirmands (with a parent) are welcome to join John on this trip.

BIBLE DAY & BIBLE NIGHT

10/27 & 10/30

during worship services

 

During both Sunday and Wed night worship services we will be giving:

Spark Story Bibles - to all 3 year olds & 4 yr olds – 2nd graders who haven’t yet received

Contemporary English Version Bibles to all 3rd graders

and older children who haven’t yet received

WOMEN OF HOPE

TUES 10/8

7:30PM

HLC

Join us for our monthly gathering as we commune on our faith journey through sisterhood, service, action, healing, rest, growth, renewal & friendship.

Praise BBQ Night

Thank you to all staff and volunteers that contributed to making our Praise BBQ a night to remember! 

Rally Day, Backpack Blessing & New Teacher Installation 

SUN 9/8

Rally:  9:45am -10:45am

Backpack Blessing & New Teacher Installation:

during 11am church service

 

On 9/8  we kick off the beginning of our new church calendar!  Sunday School registration and the first SS class are calendared from 9:45-10:45am 


Jump into the new school year with a Backpack Blessing and support this year's new teachers as they are installed at the 11am service!


Did you sign the

PHOTO RELEASE FORM?

 

WANNA SHOW FOLKS HOW MUCH YOU ENJOY PARTICIPATING AT HOPE? 


Then please join us in signing our newly implemented

Photo Release form.

Our intent is to have your permission to take/publish photos of events you and your family may be involved in here at our Church!

 

The release is available below for DOWNLOAD, as well as, in Church. They will be available at Welcome Desk, in the Sunday School classrooms, and in the bulletins. 

 

Please fill them out and return them to the office.  If you do NOT wish to have your photos shared on social media or our website, please return a form NOT signed and just put your family name on it so we can be sure to respect your wishes.

 

WOMEN of HOPE Giving Tree

Please return cards and ornaments by Dec 9th

Hope Lutheran Church - Narthex

It is the time of year when we think about our blessings and how we can use them to serve God and help others.

 

The Women of Hope Giving Tree will be on display in the church narthex, the latter part of November & early December, as an opportunity for us to spread our blessings.

 

Choose an ornament from the tree, and make a donation of the gift card(s) or monetary donation indicated on the ornament.  Gift cards and donations should be returned (with their ornament) to the church office no later than Dec. 9th

Gathering of Men's Breakfast

Sat 11/9

9am

Join our men's group as gather over a great end of the week meal and eat, pray and connect!

FREEHOLD AREA CROP WALK 

Sunday Oct 20th

Sign In Time: 1:30pm

Walk Time: 2:00 pm

 

HELP FIGHT HUNGER ONE STEP AT A TIME!

Help us celebrate CROP’s Golden 50th Anniversary of walks to end hunger and poverty and promote peace and justice. This is an interfaith event sponsored by the Freehold Clergy Association and Windsor Hightstown Area Ministerium. 

 

CROP walker donation envelopes and promotional materials available for pick-up at Hope Lutheran Church

 

Walk Distance: 
2.6 mile route and 1/10 mile mini-route

Contact:
Rev. Patricia Medley
PatMedley@aol.com  (732) 822-0711

The Manor Worship Service

SUN 10/27

2pm

1:45pm  (if you plan to assist patients to service)

 

689 W Main St. Freehold NJ

In front of CentraState Hospital

Worship & Praise BBQ

 

SAT 9/11

6-8pm

Hope Lutheran Church

 

ALL WELCOME! Enjoy an evening of food and song as we raise our voices and hearts in faith.

Thanks to all that assisted in making HLC - VBS a BLAST!

HOPE LUTHERAN CHURCH and HOPE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL welcome all students and teachers back to our church campus. 

We pray for a happy, healthy, fantastic new school year! 


WEEKLY

GENTLE YOGA

Tuesdays

7PM

Narthax

YOGA is a great way to strengthen & relax the body, increase flexibily & balance, and calm your soul 

JUNIOR CHOIR

 

Do you have a child that LOVES to SING? ENJOYS hanging out with their CHURCH FRIENDS? Perhaps our new JUNIOR CHOIR will be the perfect fit for them! 

 

We meet on Wednesdays...

Praise Songs will serve as our warm up from 6:30-7 and at 7, we will spend a half an hour learning sheet music/anthems for upcoming church services.

 

On hiatus during summer 

ADULT CHOIR

Thursdays

7:30pm

We believe that congregational song is an important element of worship.  The choir enjoys being together in fellowship and leading the church in song.  Join us as we lift our voices in service! 

 

 

HOPE Adult Choir 

All are invited to join

We are looking to expand the size of our choir and you need not have vocal experience  or choral background to join... just a willingness to have fun and lift your voice in song!

MOMMY & ME

Wednesdays

9:15-10:15am

 

Mommy and Me is a fun & educational 1 hour class for children aged 1-2yrs.  In this parent & child participation workshop, we begin with a story followed up with  seasonal activities, crafts and a snack. 


Offered by Hope Christian School, this 10 week program is not just for "Mommys" but can be attended by a daddy, grandparent, nanny etc.


10 Sessions - $100

 (classes are pro-rated if you join after the first week) or $10 per class


Hope Christian School