SUNDAY SCHOOL IS BACK Adults will meet in the Small Dining Hall for the month of August at 10:15 am for a study on “Being Human,” based on the book by Jerram Barrs and Ranald Macauley. Children will meet in the Fellowship Hall and Youth in the Youth wing. On August 8th all ages are invited to a joint Sunday School session in the Sanctuary for a presentation by Hope supported missionaries, Asaph and Lynn, who will share about their life and unique ministry in Asia.
CONGREGATIONAL MEETING There will be a called Congregational Meeting on Sunday August 8th at the conclusion of the missionary presentation during the Sunday School hour. The purpose of the meeting is to approve Jon Longenecker to serve on the Session. Jon is replacing Dennis Gagnon who recently moved out of state.
SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIVE Once again, we are asking for your help in providing school supplies for Battlefield Elementary and Middle Schools for the coming school year. We will have bins at the church entrances to collect supplies until August 8th. ***Please note that we are not FILLING backpacks this year, but the middle school does have backpacks as an individual supply that is needed.
- Pencil Sharpener (with container for shavings)
- Colored pencils
- Expo dry erase markers
- Pencil pouches / boxes
- Glue Bottles
- Glue Sticks
- Lined paper (wide rule)
- Composition books
- Folders with pockets
- Plastic 3 prong folders w/pockets
- 1 inch binders
- 3 subject notebooks
- 1 subject spiral notebooks
- Ear buds / Headphones
- Larger backpacks suitable for middle school students
- Gallon ziplocs
NURSERY WORKER NEEDED Hope is seeking a nursery employee who has availability on Sunday mornings from 8:45am-11:20am If you know of someone from Hope or another local congregation who would be interested in this position, please have them contact Melissa Kester at 898-4673 or Melissa@hopechurchva.org.
TEACHER'S TRAINING Pastor Chrishon is hosting a Teacher's Training on Saturday, August 14th from 10am - 12pm. Everyone is welcome to attend and we will dive deep into how to be a succesful teacher at the adult, youth, and children's level. This training will also be looking into how we can prepare to study scripute. We will meet in the sanctuary to discuss Sunday School - Paul's Donuts will be provided. RSVP using this google form: https://forms.gle/
Please contact the church office at 540-898-4673 or firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions!