ANNOUNCEMENTS


Join the Andre Posey Chicago Stepping Class on Tuesday evenings on the gym stage. These co-ed classes run through March 28. Beginner class starts at 6 p.m., Intermediate at 7:30 p.m. The cost is $8. Class size is limited to 20. Please sign-up in the church office.
Rehearsals for the African American Live Museum will be on Tuesdays, 6 – 7:30 p.m. in the sanctuary. The casting call is still out for some male characters. This is a great way to showcase our history and be a movie star for a day!!
Unleash your spiritual life and enroll in a Winter Elective Series class. Classes are underway. Both noon and evening classes are available. Sign up in the Narthex after service today.
February is National Heart Awareness Month. Heart disease is the leading cause of death in African American women. Fri., Feb. 3 is National Go Red Day. At New Hope our Go Red Day will be Sun., Feb. 26. Wear red to raise awareness of this deadly disease. Risk factors you can control are: smoking, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, inactivity, obesity and diabetes. For more information contact the Health and Wellness Ministry or heart.org.
Attention all married and engaged couples!  The marriage ministry is hosting a couples “kickback” on Fri., Feb. 17, 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the Multi-purpose room. Join other couples of New Hope for an evening of fun and fellowship. The cost is $15 per couple. If you need child care for children potty trained and older, the cost is $20 per couple. Sign-up starting, Sun., Feb 5, in the Narthex.
February: Theme: LOVE

Memory Verse: “Here is what love is. It is not that we loved God. It is that he loved us and sent his Son to give his life to pay for our sins.” 1 John 4:10 (NIrV)

Applications are being taken for Summer Blast Director. This position will lead the 6 week K-6 summer program.

For a description, click on the link below.

Summer Blast Director 2017

Save the date of February 17 for Real Talk. This is where young people can ask tough questions. This will be in the rehearsal room 6:30-8:30 p.m. You can also come out to support students playing in the all-star basketball game after Sunday service on Feb. 19.
New Hope, help PTE celebrate our Wonderful Amazing Youth on 3rd Sundays! Remember, WAY to GO! submission forms must be submitted by the 2nd Sunday to be included in this month’s recognition. We are looking to honor NHBC young people in the following areas:

(1) Academic Achievement

(2) Church/Community Involvement

(3) School/Organizational activities

(4) Athletics.

You can find the forms on the stands in the Narthex, or you can download the form HERE. Please send any questions or your submissions to waytogo@newhopegr.org. Also, please remember to send a picture of the young person.