Good Hope hosted a Missions Conference in May. We interacted with two of our missionaries and learned more about partnering with them in God’s work advancing His Kingdom throughout the world.
The Youth Group did a Backyard Bible Club and a hot lunch for the children of Forest Ridge Apartments.
This year’s theme was The Rise of David from Shepherd to King After God’s Own Heart.
The Middle School Group enjoyed God’s Word in God’s Creation (the Jersey Shore) with God’s People (300 other middle school teens and another 100 counselors).
Good Hope’s Youth Group invited teens from our sister churches for a fun night of Capture the Flag, Chipotle Dinner, Campfire Worship, and Skits.
75 Children came to hunt for eggs, make crafts, nibble on snacks, and hear about the Good News of the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ!
Our Youth Group put on a Backyard Bible Club for the residents of the Forest Ridge Apartments, many of whom are recent immigrants from Haiti. Twenty children showed each day for Bible stories, crafts, games and a free lunch. On Friday we gave away clothes, toys, food, and school supplies.
120 Children, 60+ Volunteers, and 1 Sovereign Savior. VBS is always an exciting time in the life of our church. This year the children learned about the Prophet Daniel’s Sovereign Savior from the stories in Daniel 1-7.