Monthly Archives: March 2013

March-April Newsletter

The church newsletter is published bi-monthly with a break in the summer. This newsletter contains A Word from the Pastor, United Methodist Women News, Lenten News, the Birthday Challenge, and the upcoming Pasta Buffet information. See post to get the PDF of the newsletter. Please view the Mar -Apr 2013 edition.

Visit HUMC on Facebook

We launched a Facebook page this year and are updating it daily. Please come over and “Like” our page:

Easter Offering to Support Sandy Relief

On Easter Sunday, March 31, Hopewell United Methodist Church will dedicate its general offering to GNJ Conference  Sandy Relief Fund. Each major holiday, we donate our offering for missions.   Below is a special message from our Bishop regarding what the Methodist church is doing for those affected by Sandy in New Jersey. GNJ Sandy… Read more

Family Fun Events

Through our Family Fun Committee, we get together to do trips, activities and visits to local venues. We have gone bowling, attended Trenton Thunder games and visited Longwood Gardens and the Grounds for Sculpture. If you would like to suggest a fun family oriented activity, see Sharon Grant.

Video: Mar 19 – What is the Greatest Commandment?

Published on Mar 19, 2013 Pastor Ken Robinson continues his Lenten sermon series on questions asked of Jesus during Holy Week, reflecting upon “What is the Greatest Commandment?” This message is from March 17, 2013. Please excuse our technical challenges – you may experience some leg between the video and audio near the end of… Read more

Video: March 3 – Should Christians Pay Taxes?

Published on Mar 3, 2013 Continuing his series on questions asked of Jesus during Holy Week, Pastor Ken Robinson discusses whether Christians should pay taxes, reflecting on Matthew 22 where the Pharisees and Herodians challenge Jesus on this issue.


Hopewell United Methodist is now video recording its services and providing the sermon section online. Please visit Videos category to view.

Wrapped in God’s Love

The Hopewell United Methodist Women (UMW) launched a prayer shawl ministry in 2012 and continue to give out prayer shawls for those in need.

New Adult Sunday School Class Starting Soon

“Faith in Action” will the title of a new Adult Sunday School Class launching on April 14. Led by the pastor, will focus on personal spiritual development in a number of ways. The first five lessons will be taken from the book of Hebrews, chapters 10-13, with a few other Scriptural chapters added at times… Read more

Pasta Buffet Fundraiser

Everyone is welcome to join the all-you-can eat dinner that will take place at the church, from 4:30 – 7 pm  on Saturday, April 20 to support the Joanne Davison Memorial Scholarship Fund. The buffet will include four kinds of pasta: regular & whole grain spaghetti, fettuccini, and baked ziti along with three kinds of sauces:… Read more