Prayer and Worship Night
Friday, April 17, 6:30 pm
An opportunity to come together in the presence of God to refuel and receive from Him through worship and prayer.
Thinking about participating in a short-term mission trip in 2015? Do you want to learn more about how God moves through Hope's mission teams and ways you can be a part of it? Visit information tables for upcoming trip opportunities before and after worship services on April 18 & 19.
Friday, April 24, 7:00 pm
Join us for an evening of uplifting music with Newsboys, Audio Adrenaline and Finding Favour!
Tickets, priced at $25, $30 & $35, are on sale online here.
Christian Education Weekend
Stop by informational tables in the Atrium to discuss Christian education opportunities in the Des Moines area. The following schools will be represented: Ankeny Christian Academy, Des Moines Christian School, Dowling Catholic High School, Grand View Christian School, Joshua Christian Academy, Iowa Christian Academy, Mt. Olive Lutheran School and St. Francis of Assisi Catholic School
Women's Spring Brunch: The Power of Encouragement
Saturday, May 2, 9:00-11:00 am
In a culture that’s inundated with words, we sure seem to hear a lot of discouraging ones. But we are women of faith and hope, and we know the freedom that comes with really Good News. So it’s time we start a better conversation! If you’re tired of the mudslinging, backbiting and handwringing, join us for a morning of renewal to hear about a different kind of storytelling and our unparalleled privilege to use our words for good. Des Moines author Kimberly Stuart shares with us her humor and insight.
50+ May Luncheon
Saturday, May 9, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Former Iowa State Senator Mary Kramer will discuss her life experiences, including her time as ambassador to Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean.
Blessing of the Bikes
Sunday, May 17, 12:15-1:00 pm
Bring your motorcycle and join Hope's Angels for the annual Blessing of the Bikes! Prior to the 11:00 am service, motorcycles can be parked in the circle drive at the main entrance, and following the service, one of Hope's pastors will pray a blessing of safety over the riders. After the blessing, all riders are invited to head out together for a ride.