Welcome to New Hope United Methodist Church


Our mission at New Hope:

Following Christ, inspiring minds, loving hearts, serving hands and transforming communities.

Sunday Morning Services:

8:30, 9:30, and 10:45am

Followed by fellowship Time

Nursery, for infants to 4yrs, will be provided during the 9:30 and 10:45am services.

We will continue to broadcast to the parking lot at these times, so you may listen on your radios at 87.9FM.  We will also have the prerecorded services available at https://vimeo.com/newhopeumc.

Remember that Pastor Lilian can be reached via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you need anything during this time. 

Digital Service for Sunday, December 4th:


Come spend Christmas with us….

Christmas Season

Upcoming Events 

Family Movie Night ~ “Pjs, Popcorn and Polar Express”

Saturday, December 3rd, 6-8pm, in the Family Life Center.
Wear your jammies, bring a blanket and a snack to share and join us for a holiday favorite to kick off the Christmas season! Popcorn and drinks will be provided.
Questions? Contact Jackie Johnson at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (515)710-3239

Cookie Walk

On Sunday, December 18, 9am-10:45am, everyone is welcome to participate in the Christmas Cookie Walk!
Walk around the table to choose cookies, placing them in a provided Styrofoam box and purchase $10.00 per box.
Enjoy! It's that easy for some Christmas cheer for you or to give as a gift! Sr. BLAST is organizing this event and all proceeds will go toward their summer mission trip.

Christmas Music and Children’s Program:

Sunday, December 18th ~ The Advent Wreath Theme of JOY will be manifested by the offerings of The Chancel Choir and featured musicians at both the 8:30 & 10:45 services.
The Children’s Ministry will be featured at the 9:30 service with Praise Band and other musicians.

Candlelight Christmas Eve Services ~ Saturday, December 24th

The theme for the night – “From Generation to Generation…God dwells with us.”  Families are invited to bring to the Church on December 18th their favorite photo of their Family Christmas Tradition and or their best Christmas Family Celebration. Or A Christmas Painting and or Banner that have been in your Family for years.  Please have the photo enlarged to 5X7 or 8X10 or 11X14. These will all be displayed in the Fellowship Hall on Christmas Eve. Members of your Family may be surprised by these things displayed.

  • 5:30 p.m. – Family oriented Christmas Eve service, in the Family Life Center, will have fun elements for children and families.
  • 7:30 p.m. – Our Christmas Eve service will feature our musicians and Holy Communion

Christmas Day

Sunday, December 25th, 10am ~ One Worship Service in the Sanctuary and this will be a “Hymn Sing Sunday”. We can sing all our Christmas Carols.