Spark Your Creative Spirit
Friday, Aug. 28, 6:30 pm
Participants will mingle/network, then artist Mike Branggoccio will lead a discussion about “design thinking,” followed by an activity to spark creativity and innovative thinking. Design thinking is a creative process based on the “building up” of ideas to find the best solutions.
Lost and Found Concert
Friday, Sept. 11, 7:00 pm
Join us for an annual concert celebrating National Recovery Month and those who were once lost and now found through Jesus Christ!
New Member Class
Sunday, Sept. 13 at 12:30 pm
Be a part of the Hope family! Learn from church leaders what it means to be a member and the vision God has given Hope for the future. Lunch is provided.
Mother/Son Tailgating Event
Saturday, Sept. 19 at 10:00 am - noon
All mothers and sons are invited to join us for a day of tailgating with food, crafts, outdoor games, photo opportunities and more!
Annual Congregational Meeting
Sunday, Sept. 20, following 11:00 am service
Budget meetings will be held:
Hope Ankeny, Saturday, Aug. 29, 6:00 pm (after service)
Hope Des Moines, Sunday, Aug. 30, 10:30 am (between services)
Hope Johnston-Grimes, Saturday, Sept. 12, 6:00 pm (after service)
Hope West Des Moines, Sunday, Sept. 13, 10:30 am (between services)
Hope Waukee, Tuesday, Sept. 15, 6:00 pm
Tenth Avenue North: All the Earth is Holy Ground Tour
Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015
ALL THE EARTH IS HOLY GROUND TOUR, an evening of worship and celebration of community with Tenth Avenue North featuring special guests Sidewalk Prophets and Dan Bremnes. Tickets, priced at $30 (Artist Circle), $25 (Main Floor Seating) and $20 (Upper Seating), go on sale Friday, Aug. 14. A $20 "Deluxe Ticket” can be purchased with any ticket and will include a post-show meet & greet, photo opportunity with the band, and a signed exclusive commemorative tour pass lanyard.
Hope Leadership Conference
Thursday, Oct. 22 & Friday, Oct. 23, 2015
Pre-conference: Oct. 21, 2015
Strong Christian leaders are essential to the positive growth of communities, churches, organizations, communities… and the world! We invite you to join us for a conference where together we will help prepare church leaders to more effectively reach out to the world around us and share the everlasting love of Jesus Christ! Join us for the 2015 Hope Leadership Conference!