New Hope News - January 20, 2023

“Therefore put on the full armor of God, so that
when the day of evil comes, you may be able to stand your ground,
and after you have done everything, to stand.”

Ephesians 6:13


Friday, January 20  |  6:30-8pm

• Meet Our Missionaries, Prayer Walk, and Ice Cream Social
*No childcare provided


Saturday, January 21  |  2-6pm

• 2pm - Meet Andrew Brunson in the Sanctuary
• 3-4pm - Workshops (choose one)
  1) "The Challenges of Homelessness" - We Care
  2) "Choosing Life" - Thrive and Verity
  3) "Meeting World Hunger Needs" - ECHO
  4) "Effectively Reaching Youth" - Young Life
• 4:15-5:15pm - Panel Discussion - "The Needs of a World Without Christ"
• 5:30pm - Hors D'Oerves and mingle time with our Mission Partners.
*Childcare for newborn through K is provided throughout Saturday's events.

Sunday, January 22  |  10am

• One combined service at 10am with Andrew Brunson. 
• Seating in the Sanctuary with overflow seating in Room 212.
• 11am - Q&A with Andrew Brunson in the Sanctuary
*Nursery and children's programming for newborn through 5th grade provided all morning.

*No adult classes or student ministry.

Lee Health’s Blood Drive will be at New Hope on Sunday, January 29 from 8am-1pm. All donations stay right here in Lee County to help people in our community. Thank you for giving the gift of life!

Click here to pre-register!

Moms, are you looking for an adventure with your K-5th grade son(s)? New Hope’s Mom & Son Amazing Team Challenge will bond you in memorable ways! The event will be Sunday, January 29 from 2-4pm. It will be a messy, wet, amazing, and FUN time of physical and mental challenges!

Click here for more info and registration!

Our annual Dads & Kids Camping weekend will be February 3-5 at Caloosahatchee Regional Park! Come for one night or both! It will be a great time of camping, playing, exploring, relationship building, and eating yummy food!


Click here for more info and registration!

The first Thursday of every month, we collect peanut butter and jelly sandwiches for homeless in Lee County. The next opportunity will be Thursday, February 2. You can drop off your pre-made, individually wrapped PB&Js that day by noon and we will take them to We Care - a local ministry that supports the homeless.

Student Life Kids Camp
July 10-13


Yes, it’s hard to believe that we are planning for summer in the winter days of January! Student Life Kids Camp is a sleep-away camp for New Hope kids who are currently in 2nd-5th grade and their New Hope leaders. This will be an amazing time with worship, games, food, and more fun! Register by January 30! Contact Debbie Norris with any questions.

Click here for more info and registration!


Financials as of 12.31.2022
Budgeted Income: $1,850,00
Actual Income: $1,757,204
Actual Expenses: $1,803,590
Difference: –$46,386

Restricted Funds as of 12.31.2022
Care & Compassion: $25,362
Missions General: $22,277
Campus Fund: $21,741

Ian Relief Fund
Received in 2022: $274,442
Balance as of 12.31.2022: $230,275