Bulletin 1/5/2014

Thank You

How can I say thanks for all that you did to help our members and the community during this season.  Your energy and efforts during the Thanksgiving, Christmas season and our regular monthly Eliashib feeding leave me speechless.  It is a pleasure and honor to serve as your pastor.  God bless each of you.

New Year!

It is our prayer that your New Year has begun with God’s love and presence.  We want you to prepare for a year of God’s favor and mercy.

New Year’s Party

Thanks to everyone who helped to make the New Year’s celebration at the Nichols home a success.  It was a joy fellowshipping with the Saints on the first day of the year.

Bible Study Kickoff

Bible study will be at the church on this Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.  Bring any dish that reminds you of “Fresh” or “New”.  Hint:  Fresh greens, new potatoes, etc.

Annual Planning Conference

Please sign up now to attend on Jan 11 from 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at the Courtyard Marriott in Vallejo.  The cost for the buffet breakfast is $15.00 per person.  Please fill out your form and turn in during the offering.  We need all registrations by Wednesday, January 8

Men’s Fellowship

The men of New Hope meet each 2nd and 4th Monday nights.  All men are welcome.   Our next fellowship is on  Monday, Jan 13th.  If you have any questions, please see  Deacon Andrew Williams or Elder Gary Gusz.

Singles Ministry

Join them every Third Saturday at 4:00 p.m. If you are not married, then you are single.  You are totally welcome to be a part of this fellowship.   You don’t want to miss this!

New Hope Photos

New Hope Event photos are available for viewing and purchasing online.  50% of all proceeds will be donated towards the South Africa Youth Trip Fund. Please go to http://www.michellesavoy.instaproofs.com

Recycle Center

Bring your recyclable empty plastic and can items to help our youth get to South Africa.  Please separate the plastics, cans, glass, and colored items from clear or frosted items. This campaign will run all year!

Typhoon Sunday Love Offering

If you would like to help CAMA Services, our relief arm to assist the survivors and the restoration of ministry in the Philippines, please designate it in your offering today.

Upcoming Dates
  • Jan  8:  All Bible Studies at the Church
  • Jan 11:  Annual Planning Conference, 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
  • Courtyard Marriott in Vallejo, $15 per person
  • Jan  13:  Men’s Meeting, 7:00 p.m.
  • Jan 29, 30, 31:  Three Days of Consecration

Bulletin 6/23/13

Vision Sunday

What will New Hope focus on during the summer and how does this fit into our Mission, vision and values? Today will answer those questions and more. We are so glad you are here today.

C&MA National Convention

Congratulations to Rev. John Stumbo on being elected as the new president of the C&MA and Kelvin Walker as the new President of the African American Association of Churches out of Bedford, New York.

Congratulations Graduates

New Hope is pleased to honor all of graduates today and those who have been promoted during your academic career. Once again congratulations.

Father’s Day

The men of New Hope would like to thank our Women’s Ministry for a delicious reception last Sunday and for the gift card to Black Angus. The dinner was enjoyed by all.

Minnesota Trip

Unfortunately, we did not have enough funds come in to purchase our airlines tickets so we have had to cancel our Minnesota trip.  We believe that all things work together for the good so we trust God.  The $50.00 deposit is non-refundable.  If you gave $515.00 toward your ticket you have several options:

  1. You can get a total refund.
  2. You can leave some or all on your account for camp or South Africa.
  3. If you had donors, we will work with you to secure the donors permission for what they will allow you to do with the donations.

Summer of Love

New Hope will reach out and evangelize to our community during the summer months, especially each third Saturday at 10:00 a.m. Join us as we show the love of Christ to our neighborhood.

Dreamhouse “ Campaign

New Hope has newer more comfortable chairs. We would also like to get new carpet, some other cosmetic work around the church. We have last estimate of $4000 from Brother Shaw using labor from the church. We have $2000. We are asking New Hope members and friends to donate a special $50.00 or more to reach our goal.

Singles Ministry

This powerful group has going through the series, Sacred Sex by Dr. Tony Evans. Join them every Second Saturday at 4pm. You don’t want to miss this!

New Hope Photos

Available online for purchasing prints, print packages, or a disc special that includes up to 25 photos, for $25. All profits go towards the Building Fund and Youth Ministries. Website: http://www.michellesavoy.com/proofs.html

Media Ministry

We are moving the media ministry booth to better serve the worship. Also look forward to copies of the sermons being online over the next month.

Bible Study and other Ministries

All studies in session this week. Most are having their Summer party before taking July and August off for break. Be sure to contact your Bible study leader for more information. Men’s Ministry is on break until September.

Recycle Center

Bring your recyclable empty plastic and can items to help our youth get to Minnesota. Please separate the plastics, cans, glass, and colored items from clear or frosted items. This campaign will run all year!

Women’s Ministry Events

Sep 13-15, Women’s Ministry Retreat: All Ladies are welcome to come out to the Women’s Retreat at the Alliance Redwoods. The cost is $165 for two nights, meals included. If you would like to start making payments now, please feel free to do so.

Upcoming Dates

June 23: Honoring our Graduates, 8:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

June 26: Wednesday Night Summer Sizzling Party, 7:00 p.m.

June 28-29: Summer Camp Counselor’s Training

June 29: ETS Institute, Kyles Temple Methodist Church; 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

July 4: Independence Day

July 20: New Hope Summer of Love Outreach, passing out tracts in our community

July 20: Eliashib Feeding Ministry

July 21: Good Samaritan Annual Youth Day; 3:00 p.m.

Bulletin 6/16/13

C&MA National Convention

Congratulations to Rev. John Stumbo on being elected as the new president of the Christian & Missionary Alliance, and to Rev. Kelvin Walker on being elected as the new president of the C&MA African American Association of Churches out of Bedford, New York.

Congratulations Graduates

New Hope wants to honor all of graduates in any stage of your educational achievements. Please turn in names and their achievements to Sis. Tiffani Harper. We will honor all graduates on Sunday June 23, 2013.

Congregational Meeting

Thank you for staying a few minutes after church for our quarterly meeting. If you did not get a financial report some are available on the back table. Thank you for all of your support. Let’s continue to pray for New Hope.

Minnesota Trip

Unfortunately, we did not have enough funds come in to purchase our airlines tickets so we have had to cancel our Minnesota trip.  We believe that all things work together for the good so we trust God.  The $50.00 deposit is non-refundable.  If you gave $515.00 toward your ticket you have several options:

  1. You can get a total refund.
  2. You can leave some or all on your account for camp or South Africa.
  3. If you had donors, we will work with you to secure the donors permission for what they will allow you to do with the donations.

Summer of Love

New Hope will reach out and evangelize to our community during the summer months, especially each third Saturday at 10:00 a.m. Join us as we show the love of Christ to our neighborhood.

“Dreamhouse“ Campaign

New Hope has newer more comfortable chairs. We would also like to get new carpet, some other cosmetic work around the church. We have last estimate of $4000 from Brother Shaw using labor from the church. We have $2000. We are asking New Hope members and friends to donate a special $50.00 or more to reach our goal.

Singles Ministry

This powerful group has going through the series, Sacred Sex by Dr. Tony Evans. Join them every Second Saturday at 4pm. You don’t want to miss this!

Purity Classes!

Our young ladies ages 13 to 19 have met for six weeks on Tuesday nights. They will also have a “Purity Ceremony” in August to mark their achievement. For more information you can contact Sis. Christine Fox, Sis Chavette Johnson, Sis. Dee Dee Murray.

New Hope Photos

Available online for purchasing prints, print packages, or a disc special that includes up to 25 photos, for $25. All profits go towards the Building Fund and Youth Ministries. Website: http://www.michellesavoy.com/proofs.html

Media Ministry

We are moving the media ministry booth to better serve the worship. Also look forward to copies of the sermons being available online over the next month.

Bible Study and other Ministries

All studies in session this week:

  • Tuesday at 1:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.
  • Thursday at 6:30 p.m.

Recycle Center

Bring your recyclable empty plastic and can items to help our youth get to Minnesota. Please separate the plastics, cans, glass, and colored items from clear or frosted items. This campaign will run all year!

Women’s Ministry Events

June 16, Special celebration for Father’s Day. Please see Sis Madeline today for details

June 22, Fun on the Ferry to San Francisco, $24 round trip, meet at Ferry Coffee Shop at 9am

Sep 13-15, Women’s Ministry Retreat: All Ladies are welcome to come out to the Women’s Retreat at the Alliance Redwoods. The cost is $165 for two nights, meals included. If you would like to start making payments now, please feel free to do so.

Upcoming Dates

June 22: Women Fun on the Ferry to San Francisco, 9am

June 23: Honoring our Graduates, 8:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

June 28-29: Summer Camp Counselor’s Training

June 29: ETS Institute, Kyles Temple Methodist Church; 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

July 4: Independence Day

 

Bulletin 5/19/13

Pastor Nichols

Pastor Nichols is in Washington D C. He was the guest at the D. C. College of Prayer this weekend and is joining a new African American Church in Dewey Washington this morning. We are so blessed to have Minister Lorraine available to share the gospel this morning.

Global Day of Prayer

Today is a reminder to pray for our brothers and sisters around the world. We are especially concentrating on the “Persecuted Church.” Please see the handout for more details.

Mother’s Day Breakfast

Thanks to all the men for a beautiful Mothers’ Day breakfast. The ladies were quite pleased.

Minnesota Trip

If you have not received your letter and article to send for fundraising for the Minnesota trip please see Pastor Terrence or Michelle immediately. All adults and all youth who are going on the trip should be engaged in individual fundraising at this point.

“Dreamhouse “ Campaign

New Hope has newer more comfortable chairs. We would also like to get new carpet, some other cosmetic work around the church. We have last estimate of $4000 from Brother Shaw using labor from the church. So far, we have $2000. We are asking New Hope members and friends to donate a special $50 or more to reach our goal.

Purity Classes!

New Hope has started Purity classes for ladies ages 13 to 19. Every Tuesday , 7 p.m. at the church. Parents and those interested need to contact Sis. Christine Fox, Sis Chavette Johnson or Sis. Dee Dee Murray. This call is only for young ladies.

Women’s Tea

20130519 WomensTea croppedSaturday, May 25th, 2:30pm

In Honor of our Young Ladies!
Guest Speaker: Min. Martha Hunter!
We need help from all our Women at New Hope to make the tea a great success.

Women, Name our Ministry Contest!

This is your chance to name the Women’s Ministry. Come up with a catchy name and even an acronym of what to call this powerful group of ladies! The winner will receive a prize!

Singles Ministry

This powerful group met yesterday and started the series, Sacred Sex by Dr. Tony Evans. Join them every Second Saturday at 4pm. You don’t want to miss this!

New Hope Photos

Available online for purchasing prints, print packages, or a disc special that includes up to 25 photos, for $25. All profits go towards the Building Fund and Youth Ministries.

Media Ministry

We are moving the media ministry booth to better serve the worship. Also look forward to copies of the sermons being available online over the next month.

Bible Study and other Ministries

Bible studies in session this week.

  • Men’s Fellowship on Mondays at 7:00 p.m. (cancelled this week)
  • Tuesday at 1:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.
  • Thursday at 6:30 p.m.
Recycle Center

Bring your recyclable empty plastic and can items to help our youth get to Minnesota. Please separate the plastics, cans, glass, and colored items from clear or frosted items. This campaign will run all year!

Women’s Ministry Retreat

All Ladies are welcome to come out to the Women’s Retreat at the Alliance Redwoods. The cost is $165 for two nights, meals included. If you would like to start making payments now, please feel free to do so. The Retreat is September 13-15.

Upcoming Dates
  • May 19: Global Day of Prayer: Pray for the persecuted church
  • May 2: Men’s Meeting cancelled
  • May 21: Purity Class for ladies ages 13-19, 7pm
  • May 25: Women’s Tea for Young Ladies, 2:30 p.m.
  • May 26: Prayer for Healing Sunday, Bring those who are sick among you.

Bulletin 4/14/13

Youth Sunday: Today our youth will lead us in worship and guide us through the service. We are blessed to have youth who are excited about the Lord. Let’s support them.

Minnesota Meeting: All youth, parents, chaperones are asked to remain after worship today to get the latest updates on our July Minnesota trip.

Keep on Praying: Upper Room Intercessors (U.R.I.), has felt the leading of the Lord to continue praying every Saturday at 8:00 a.m. until the Lord says “Well Done.” Please join them as they pray and call on the name of the Lord.

Dream House Campaign”: New Hope has newer more comfortable chairs. We would also like to get new carpet, some other cosmetic work around the church. We have last estimate of $4000 from Brother Shaw using labor from the church. We have $2000. We are asking New Hope members and friends to donate a special $50.00 or more to reach our goal. We have extended the deadline for this project. Please consider giving to beautify the temple of the Lord.

Texting Fundraiser: Please text the word VALLEJO to 99000 and have your friends and family text with us to help support our youth’s cultural tour to Minnesota. We have over 300 people text thus far. Please continue getting others to text. The information is on the screen and the text information cards are on the back table. Free!

Purity Class: New Hope is ready to start Purity classes for ladies ages 13 to 19. April 16th , 7 p.m. at the church. Parents and those interested need to contact Sis. Christine Fox, Sis Chavette Johnson, or Sis. Dee Dee Murray. This call is only for young ladies.

New Hope Photos: Available online for purchasing prints, print packages, or a disc special that includes up to 25 photos, for $25. All profits go towards the Building Fund and Youth Ministries. Website: http://www.michellesavoy.com/proofs.html

Bible Study and other Ministries: All studies in session this week. Men’s Fellowship on Mondays at 7:00 p.m.; Tuesday at 1:30 p.m.; Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. and Thursday at 6:30 p.m.

Recycle Center: Bring your recyclable empty plastic and can items to help our youth get to Minnesota. Please separate the plastics, cans, glass, and colored items from clear or frosted items. This campaign will run all year!

Women’s Fellowship: This month the ladies venture off to a “Bowling Fellowship” from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. April 27 at Kentwig Bowling Lanes, 148 Lincoln Rd, Vallejo. Cost is $13.50 per person, which includes shoes and two games. Please contact Sis. Madeline Nichols if you plan to attend. Nonbowlers are welcome to join in, too. Sponsorship of bowlers is also welcomed.

Women’s Ministry Retreat: All Ladies are welcome to come out to the Women’s Retreat at the Alliance Redwoods. The cost is $165 for two nights, meals included. If you would like to start making payments now, please feel free to do so. The Retreat is September 13-15.

Bulletin 3/3/13

Missions Conference 2013

New Hope values missions both at home and abroad. We desire to take the light of Jesus Christ to people everywhere who are in darkness. We welcome our missionary guest. Praise God for insight that he will share today regarding our brothers and sisters abroad.

Special Thanks!

Thank you to all of the men who helped to bring in our new chairs and stack up the old ones. We donated the blue chairs to the House of Acts. On Friday several other men sorted and separated chairs upstairs and downstairs.

Daniel Fast

Praise God for a successful season of fasting during the month of February. We praise God for His strength and for the spiritual results of prayer manifested and those yet to be revealed.

“Dreamhouse” Campaign

New Hope has newer more comfortable chairs. We would also like to get new carpet, and do some other cosmetic work around the church. We have last estimate of $4,000.00 from Brother Shaw using labor from the church. We are asking New Hope members and friends to donate a special $50.00 or more to reach our goal. We have extended the deadline for this project. Please consider giving to beautify the temple of the Lord.

Texting Fundraiser

Help support New Hope Church Community’s Youth Ministry’s
Minnesota Cultural Tour 2013

Just by texting the word VALLEJO to 99000

What will happen?

Immediately, and then each day, you will receive for free, one to two MOBILE COUPONS from local business owners sent directly to your cell phone… giving you fantastic daily deals!
It’s that simple and it’s that free!

  • You don’t have to purchase
  • Your number will not be sold
  • You do not have to respond to ads
  • No one will call you
  • You will be helping our youth

Bible Study and other Ministries

All studies in session this week. Men’s Fellowship on Mondays at 7:00 p.m.; Then we have Tuesday at 1:30 p.m.; Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. and Thursday at 6:30 p.m.

Recycle Center

Bring your recyclable empty plastic and can items to help our youth get to Minnesota. Please separate the plastics, cans, glass, and colored items from clear or frosted items. This campaign will run all year!

Marriage Retreat

Save the Date and reserve now! March 23rd. Learn how to build strong, God-honoring relationships. The retreat is from 9:00am – 3:00pm and includes lunch, with option to stay overnight. See Sis. Sue Gusz for more information.

Upcoming Dates

  • March 3: 2013 Missions Conference
  • March 9: BASS Convention
  • March 10: Annual Youth Bake Auction
  • March 16: Eliashib Feeding Ministry/Crab Feed
  • March 23: Marriage Retreat at the Redwoods

Bulletin 2/24/13

Special Thanks!

Thank you to all of the men who helped to bring in our new chairs and stack up the old ones. We donated the blue chairs to the House of Acts. On Friday several other men sorted and separated chairs upstairs and downstairs.

Praise God!

Thank you for all who helped to make our Stewardship Support Raising a success. It is now time to do the hard work, follow up and follow through.

“Dreamhouse” Campaign

New Hope has newer more comfortable chairs. We would also like to get new carpet, some other cosmetic work around the church. We have last estimate of $4,000.00 from Brother Shaw using labor from the church. We are asking New Hope members and friends to donate a special $50.00 or more to reach our goal. We have extended the deadline for this project. Please consider giving to beautify the temple of the Lord

Daniel Fast

This is the last week for our fast. It ends Friday morning at 6:00 a.m.   Let’s seek God for favor for his Provision for our vision and for our lives.  We are asking you to switch to a fruit, vegetable and water diet for the month of February.  Baked chicken and fish are allowed on the weekends only.  Fasting guides are on the information table.

Texting Fundraiser

Help support New Hope Church Community’s Youth Ministry’s
Minnesota Cultural Tour 2013

Just by texting the word VALLEJO to 99000

What will happen?

Immediately, and then each day, you will receive for free, one to two MOBILE COUPONS from local business owners sent directly to your cell phone… giving you fantastic daily deals!
It’s that simple and it’s that free!

  • You don’t have to purchase
  • Your number will not be sold
  • You do not have to respond to ads
  • No one will call you
  • You will be helping our youth

Bible Study and other Ministries

All studies in session this week. Men’s Fellowship on Mondays at 7:00 p.m.; Then we have Tuesday at 1:30 p.m.; Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. and Thursday at 6:30 p.m.

Recycle Center

Bring your recyclable empty plastic and can items to help our youth get to Minnesota. Please separate the plastics, cans, glass, and colored items from clear or frosted items. This campaign will run all year!

Marriage Retreat

Save the Date and reserve now! March 23rd. Learn how to build strong, God-honoring relationships. The retreat is from 9:00am – 3:00pm and includes lunch, with option to stay overnight. See Sis. Sue Gusz for more information.

Upcoming Dates

  • Feb 24: $10 Haircut Fundraiser, 500 Florida/Sacramento St
  • March 2: First Saturday Prayer, 8:00 a.m.
  • March 2: Alliance Women’s Meet & Greet, Hayward, 3:00 p.m., Min. Lorraine Williams
  • March 10: Annual Youth Bake Auction
  • March 16: Eliashib Feeding Ministry/Crab Feed