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Collection Drive to Help Our Neighbors in Need

The Hopewell Community Closet is partnering with the non-profit Educational Advocates Reaching Today’s Hardworking Students to help families living below the poverty line by collecting toiletries and household cleaning supplies.

Thank You! Disaster Relief Buckets Packed and On the Way!

In response to the many recent natural disasters in the U.S. and elsewhere, the Hopewell Council of Churches conducted a collection for cleaning supplies and packaged 30 relief buckets during the Church Has Left the Building Day on Sunday, Nov 5.

Upcoming Hopewell UMC Open Mic Nights – Nov 3 & Dec 1

The Hopewell UMC Open Mic Nights for the next two months are set for Friday, Nov. 3 and Friday, Dec. 1. Doors open at 6:30 pm and special “Kids Mic” project from 7 pm to 8 pm. Beginners and advanced musicians are welcome as well as anyone who just wants to listen and support the musicians!

A Word from Pastor Kate

At Hopewell UMC, we believe that God has given us an awesome vision: to be a community of hope for a hurting world. But in a world reeling from natural disasters, polarizing opinions, racial tensions, acts of violence, and human devastation, this vision may seem more difficult than ever.

Esperanza for Puerto Rico

United Methodists in GNJ have many close ties to our brothers and sisters in Puerto Rico. Working with the Methodist Church in Puerto Rico we are developing special resourcing and support for those in need after Hurricane Maria.

I Choose to Give

In this sermon, titled “I Choose to Give,” Pastor Kate considers what it means for Christians to be called to service.

Nov. 5 is Community Service Day! The Church Has Left the Building!

The Hopewell Council of Churches is coordinating a community-wide service event called “The Church Has Left The Building,” which helps to feed and minister to many people in our community.

Congregations will not be in Sunday morning worship, but we will be leaving our buildings on this special day to be the hands and feet of Jesus in countless community projects.