Hope's 20th Birthday Celebration
Saturday, Nov. 1 & 2
You are invited to join us for Hope's Birthday Party! Join us for weekend worship, with snacks and desserts following all services.Click here for additional information.
Luther College Nordic Choir Concert
Saturday, Nov. 1, 7:30-9:00 pm
Join us for this free concert, as we enjoy the musical talents of the Nordic Choir! The Luther College Nordic Choir, founded in 1946, enjoys national and international acclaim as a premier collegiate choral ensemble in the United States. Nordic Choir has toured extensively throughout the United States, performing in churches of all denominations, schools, and concert halls. Prior to the Nordic Choir taking stage, the Valley High School Choir will perform.
Hope at Work Community Night
Monday, Nov. 3, 6:30-8:30 pm
A networking event where you will have an opportunity to meet like minded professionals, and hear from guest speakers Al Lorenzen and Mary Stier who will focus on work/life balance.
50+ Homecoming Dance
Friday, Nov. 7, 7:00-10:00 pm
Iowa Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame musicians Echos V are back to provide music for Homecoming, a fun night of dancing and fellowship for all ages. Purchase tickets online or at the door for $5.
50+ November Luncheon
Saturday, Nov. 8, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Members of Hope's Prayer ministry share their mission, resources and stories of how prayer has changed lives of Hope members. Hear how you can benefit from the power of prayer in your life. Please pre-register.
Thanksgiving at Hope
Wednesday, Nov. 26, 7:00 pm
Thursday, Nov. 27, 10:00 am
Gather with the Hope community to celebrate Thanksgiving! The Thursday morning service will be followed by a traditional Thanksgiving meal.
Thanksgiving Packaging Event
Thursday, Nov. 27, noon-8:00 pm
On a day when Americans are focused on eating, we want to be focused on feeding the hungry. Register your family to package Meals from the Heartland meals on Thanksgiving Day in Hope's Gym. Each packaging shift is 90 minutes long. To make this day a success, floor support volunteers are also needed. To register for packaging or to volunteer, visit missions.hopewdm.org and click on Nov. 26, 27 or 28.
Christmas with Wartburg
Friday, Dec. 5, 7:30 pm
Christmas with Wartburg is a traditional celebration that provides a fitting opportunity for Wartburg, as a college of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, to proclaim the Good News of Christ's birth in word & song. Tickets, priced at $18.50, will be on sale starting Nov. 3 at Café Hope or online.
Lessons and Carols
Monday, Dec. 8, 6:30 pm
The Service of Lessons & Carols is a festival of Bible readings, Christmas carols and special music, all celebrating the seasons of Advent and Christmas. This service will be led by the Chapel orchestra, Adoration Choir, Ring of Hope Bell Choir and organ.
Women's Christmas Brunch
Saturday, Dec. 13, 9:00-11:00 am
We all want to be valued, approved, loved and known. In Christ, we already are. This Christmas, author Jennifer Dukes Lee invites you to rediscover the astonishing love of our Savior who gave up heaven for a manger to prove his love for us. In Christ, you have nothing to prove. You are pre-approved.