We had a cool, crisp delightful fall weather evening for our 2019 Trunk or Treat event at Hope United Church of Christ. With a dozen vehicles decorated and participants ready to hand out treats, we had lots of persons from the community stop by to enjoy this annual event. Thank you to everyone who […]
Sunday School Highlights Stories of Our Faith and More Our 2019 – 2020 Sunday School program began in early September with nearly 20 children participating on that opening Sunday as they enjoyed stories and games. Throughout the month of September, the focus was on First Testament stories about God’s Big Plan (creation), Noah, and Abraham. […]
This annual event took place on Sunday, October 20, at Napolis Italian Restaurant with eight participants enjoying delicious food, wonderful fellowship and lots of fun. The hats and outfits worn by the participants made for a festive night.
This week, Sunday School students walked over to visit our neighbors at Hiawatha Fire Department for a tour and some safety tips for Fire Safety Month. Students really enjoyed all there was to see and learn! They were all respectful guests and asked some very thoughtful questions. Here they are with Chief Nick Jellison learning […]
Beef Dinner ~ November 3 ~ 3:30 – 6:30 p.m. Tickets will be available soon for this annual event! $12/ticket gets you: roast beef, mashed potatoes, vegetable, roll, homemade pie and drinks. Thank you to Andrew and Kayla Buck for lending their leadership to the organizing of our annual beef dinner. Help is needed in […]
Stewardship Campaign Set to Begin on Sunday, October 27 The Stewardship Committee invites all of us at Hope United Church of Christ to be a part of our annual fall campaign that focuses our attention toward our financial goals in 2020. But stewardship is not a seasonal duty or responsibility, it is a full-time privilege […]
Lunch Bunch Is Hosting a Halloween Gathering ~ Thursday, October 31 Our October outing will have us at Emil’s Hideaway, 222 Glenbrook Drive, SE, Cedar Rapids (located behind Taco John’s on 1st Avenue). We will meet on Thursday, October 31, at 11:30 a.m. They have a variety of great menu items. Since this is Halloween, […]
Mission Committee Birthday Celebration – Sunday, October 13 Please join the Mission Committee on Sunday, October 13, as we celebrated our Global Mission student, Santhosh’s, 16th birthday. During our fellowship time, we will have cupcakes and a birthday card for everyone to sign so that we can send it to Santhosh. We will also be […]