United Methodist Women, the largest denominational, lay women of faith organization in the world, announced two grants were awarded for work to thwart suicide among LGBTQ youth. The two $50,000 grants went to The Trevor Project and Tyler Clementi Foundation for their work to prevent LGBTQ youth suicide.
The Hopewell United Methodist Women will head to the Ocean Place Resort & Spa in Long Branch, NJ, on the weekend of April 5-7, 2019 for a time of renewal, refreshment and relaxation. It is open to all women and their friends and relatives.
The Hopewell UMW will host a potluck dinner and blanket making on Thursday, Jan. 31 from 6 – 9 pm. All are invited to come with a pot of soup (or something) and cut the no-sew fleece blankets.
The Hopewell Council of Churches will host a “Blue Christmas” service on Friday evening, December 21, 7:00 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church. Pastor Laura will be assisting in leading the service.
The service continues! We will be making more blankets for Project Linus on Sunday afternoon.