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Nearly a Ton of Help

Food Donations in 2017 Equal More Than ½ Ton! The canned and packaged foods we collect in the grocery cart go to Linn Community Food Bank in Cedar Rapids. They operate entirely through donations from individuals, businesses, and churches to directly feed hungry people in our community. Members of Hope UCC donated a total of 1402 […]

Fun-ding Friday – Wear Your Green, Share Your Green

It is time for another Fun-ding Friday to help Hope United Church of Christ achieve our goal of $785,000 as part of our Capital Campaign: Building Hope for Tomorrow. With St. Patrick’s Day tomorrow, March 17, you will most likely be wearing your “green” so why not share some “green” and make a commitment, pledge, […]

Regional Youth Event – June 19-22, 2018

West Central Regional Youth Event June 19 – 22, 2018 United Church of Christ – Disciples of Christ Grinnell College, IA Youth who have completed 6th grade through graduated high school seniors are invited to this year’s West Central Regional Youth Event (RYE) which will be held at Grinnell College, just 90 minutes from Cedar […]

For God So Loved the World …

Our scripture featured one of the mostly widely known verses in the Bible, John 3:16, “For God so loved the world ….” During our worship service, our children and youth decorated “our world” with hearts, words of “love,” and much more. May we move from these pictures of love into actions of love.

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Children are not just the future of the church, they are the Church right now! How is your congregation living out God’s love for children through our UCC 3 Great Loves Initiative? Share the story of your ministry’s love of children at or snap a picture and share on Social Media using the hashtags #3greatloves #loveofchildren

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Be a part of Hope UCC’s Fun-ding Fridays! By dedicating funds each Friday in the month of March toward our goal of $785,000, we can make a difference as we work to obtain the commitment to this building project. Join with me, and others, as we give a gift of $5, $50, $500, or maybe even $5000 on one or more of the Fun-ding Fridays in March. Be creative in your giving: share this post, invite friends to join you in making a contribution or commitment, or donate the money you would have used to eat-out on those Fridays to the campaign. Whatever you do, we hope you’ll decide to be a part of the Funding Fridays in March! Click the link in the comments below to make a donation now! ... See MoreSee Less

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Upcoming Events

Our Sacred Space: Pilgrim Heights Camp and Retreat Center Sets Summer Schedule

March 1, 2018 – August 15, 2018

Our Sacred Space: Pilgrim Heights Camp and Retreat Center Sets Summer Schedule Pilgrim Heights Camp and Retreat Center, located near Tama, IA, has set their theme and camp schedule for this coming summer. Beyond Belief: The Universe of God is the theme that will have campers exploring big questions of faith and life. This year’s […]

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