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Hope United Methodist Church Announces Hauser High School Graduates of 2020  Today, Hope United Methodist Church Announces that we have placed in front of the Church a 4 foot by 8-foot sign to commemorate the Hauser Graduating Class of 2020. This was done in cooperation with Hope’s own “Special by Design”. With the graduates not being able to have a ceremony as others before them we would like to take this time to specially show our...

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Holy Week will still happen, just not the way we had planned, I will email the things you will need to have present that evening. Everything will still be at 6:30 pm. For communion, we have been granted permission by the Bishop to have e-communion in which I will bless online everyone’s elements that you can partake during the worship on Thursday. I will not be able to show online the movie “The Passion” That part...

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To: The Congregation of Hope UMC From: Pastor Edward H. Cottrell, Jr FTLP, EMTB Subject: Changes in response to COVID19 We are undergoing so many changes and tribulation during this time of the Corona Virus. First of all, I want to repeat what our Lord has told us “Fear Not beloved”. I am working on staying on top of this with truths and fielding the myths. I have been receiving guidance from the Indiana Conference and Governmental...

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Hope UMC was featured in the Columbus Indiana newspaper (The Republic) on February 29th. The story was about the installation of a KnoxBox to be used by the Fire Department. See the Online Story

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To celebrate Shrove Tuesday, we will be having a pancake supper at the church in the Wesley Center to start the season of Lent. Things get started at 6:30 pm till around 8 pm or we run out of pancakes. There will be a Free Will Offering. If you will feel called to help in serving please arrive a 5:30 pm. We do need pancake mix, oil, sausage, milk and OJ.

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