• Christmas Eve

    candle lighting

    Join us on Christmas Eve at 4pm, 5:30pm, or 7pm for a warm candle lighting service with something for the whole family. Be thinking about who to invite! CLICK HERE for more information.

  • Women's Sock Exchange

    & Decorating

    All are invited to join us on Saturday, December 4th, from 10:00 am to Noon to help decorate New Hope for Christmas. No registration is required to help decorate!


    Ladies – join us for a Christmas Sock and Cookie Exchange from Noon to 2:30 pm. Registration is required.  CLICK HERE for more information.

  • Youth Christmas Party

    Middle School and High School students are invited for our Youth Christmas party on December 11th at 1pm. We will have a White Elephant gift exchange, decorate cookies, and play some fun holiday themed games. CLICK HERE for more information. 

  • Kids christmas party

    On Sunday December 12th we will have a Christmas party for all of our kids during both of our services. After worship, kids will be dismissed for a fun morning!  CLICK HERE for more information and to let us know you are coming!

  • FAmily Christmas

    Movie Night

    Friday December 10th we will be having a Family Christmas Movie Night. All are welcome! Popcorn and candy provided. CLICK HERE for more information. 

  • Carol Sing

    Sunday, December 19th from 6-8pm. Join us for a night of familiar Christmas carols and Christmas treats. Bring a dessert to share. CLICK HERE for more information. 

  • cozy clothes / Pj sunday

    The Christmas presents are opened, the ham is gone . . . but the fun continues! On Sunday December 26th kids are invited to come to church in their PJ's or comfy clothes . . . and adults, you can do the same! CLICK HERE for more information. 

CHristmas Outreach

Each year we have the opportunity to not just receive during the Christmas season, but to give as well! All giving opportunities will begin November 14th. This year we are partnering with the following organizations:

  • Angel Tree for

    chavez elementary

    Pickup a tag from our Angel Tree in the lobby to buy a gift for a local student at Chavez at Elementary. Gifts will be returned and wrapped and delivered to Chavez. 

  • Coat drive


    Let's provide a tangible gift of warmth to the houseless friends in Marion and Polk County! Bring your new or lightly used coats to New Hope on Sundays or during the week, 9am to 2pm Tuesdays through Thursdays. 

  • xeo: Sponsor a child

    It has been incredible to partner with our sponsored village of Xeo Guatemala. We've sponsored dozens of children already, providing opportunities for food, education, and healthcare. We have a goal of sponsoring 25 more children this holiday season!