Events that have happened


With the changes in the CDC recommendation we have decided to relax restrictions. But keep on doing the precautions Masks are not required any  more but you can wear them if it makes you feel safer. If someone is wearing a mask please be respectful to them and give them space as well. Groups must police their attendance also keep with the plan of the Hope United Methodist Church. ANY group utilizing the church facilities will be...

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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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July 22 2020 We have undergone so many changes and tribulation during this time of the Corona Virus. First of all, I want to repeat again what our Lord has told us “Fear Not beloved”. We have tried to be proactive by staying on top of this with truths and fielding the myths. We have received guidance from the Indiana Conference and Governmental Agencies. I am continuing to work with our Town Marshall Matthew Talent, Supervisor of...

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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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