Weekly E-News

Weekly E-News

Church Family Update
August 3, 2022
“Who is wise and understanding among you? By his good conduct let him show his works in the meekness of wisdom.”-James 3:13

Hello Hope Family,

I hope that each of you is having a great summer. As elders, we are praying for you and are so thankful for the work of the Lord in His church. These are great days for the gospel as we continue to see the Lord advancing His kingdom for His glory! Go Lord!

SATURDAY SERVICE

Please pray for the preparation of your own heart as we gather for worship this weekend; and ask the Lord to move powerfully in the heart of each person worshipping with us. Also, be in prayer for whom you can invite to hear the good news of the gospel.

  • Time: Our service will be at 5:00-6:30pm on Saturday.

Live Stream: Please click on the Live Stream link to access this.
Sermon Only: You will be able to access it later in the week under the “Latest Sermon” link on our website.

  • Worship Set: Is posted on Spotify here.
  • Sermon: “Wise and Understanding”-James 3:13-18

ANNOUNCEMENTS

1) Hope Prays
A house of prayer is a house that sees their need for prayer and comes alongside each other in prayer. As Elders, it is a privilege and joy for us to pray for you. In lieu of our Connection Cards, please be sure to submit your prayer requests and praise reports via the “Hope Prays” link on our website; which can be found here.

2) Church-Wide Prayer Night (Wednesday August 17 @ 7:30-9:00pm)
Our next church-wide prayer night is coming up! Please mark this night on your calendar and come to seek the face of the Lord together. Come Lord!

3) Serving at Hope
It is a privilege to worship the Lord through service in the church. The ministries at Hope are growing and we need volunteers to faithfully step in to meet the needs! We have needs in our Welcome, Hope Kids, Production and Set-Up/Tear Down ministries. Visit our website here to fill out an application and get plugged in today. Please email support@hopeottawa.ca with any questions you may have. We look forward to serving with you!

4) Summer Resources
During this summer season, we want to continue to equip you and your family with some great gospel resources to support your growth in the Lord.  Check out the resource page on our website at https://hopeottawa.ca/resources/family/ . Also, be sure to keep checking back as new resources will be added throughout the summer!

5) Hope Gives
Thank you for your continued giving to the work of the Lord as an act of worship. Our fiscal year runs from September 1 and will continue until August 31, 2022. If you call Hope Ottawa your home church and are not already giving regularly, we encourage you to start giving cheerfully and sacrificially as the Lord leads. If you are already giving, we thank you for this. You can continue giving your tithes and offerings through our online giving platform here. Thank you for your faithfulness.

Financial Update
Offering Year To Date (as of July 31):
Budget: $ 203,076.96
Total Offering: $198, 370.69

6) Hope Cares
It is our joy and privilege to continue to care for you in this season. We would love to know how we can be caring for you prayerfully and practically as needed. Please feel free to contact our office at 613-627-8359 or email info@hopeottawa.ca with any pastoral care needs that you may have. We would love to hear from you and will set up a time online to meet with you for any prayer, encouragement, assistance or counselling you may need.

You are loved,

Pastor Ray (On behalf of the Elders)


Church Family Update
July 27, 2022

“Now Elijah the Tishbite, of Tishbe in Gilead, said to Ahab, ‘As the LORD, the God of Israel, lives, before whom I stand, there shall be neither dew nor rain these years, except by my word.’”-1 Kings 17:1

Hello Hope Family,

I hope that each of you is having a great summer. As elders, we are praying for you and are so thankful for the work of the Lord in His church. These are great days for the gospel as we continue to see the Lord advancing His kingdom for His glory! Go Lord!

SATURDAY SERVICE

Please pray for the preparation of your own heart as we gather for worship this weekend; and ask the Lord to move powerfully in the heart of each person worshipping with us. Also, be in prayer for whom you can invite to hear the good news of the gospel.

  • Time: Our service will be at 5:00-6:30pm on Saturday.

Live Stream: Please click on the Live Stream link to access this.
Sermon Only: You will be able to access it later in the week under the “Latest Sermon” link on our website.

  • Worship Set: Is posted on Spotify here.
  • Sermon: “The Conviction of Faith: God Will Keep His Word!”-1 Kings 17:1-6

ANNOUNCEMENTS

1) Hope Prays
A house of prayer is a house that sees their need for prayer and comes alongside each other in prayer. As Elders, it is a privilege and joy for us to pray for you. In lieu of our Connection Cards, please be sure to submit your prayer requests and praise reports via the “Hope Prays” link on our website; which can be found here.

2) Church-Wide Prayer Night (Wednesday August 17 @ 7:30-9:00pm)
Our next church-wide prayer night is coming up soon! Please mark this night on your calendar and come to seek the face of the Lord together. Come Lord!

3) Serving at Hope
It is a privilege to worship the Lord through service in the church. The ministries at Hope are growing and we need volunteers to faithfully step in to meet the needs! We have needs in our Welcome, Hope Kids, Production and Set-Up/Tear Down ministries. Visit our website here to fill out an application and get plugged in today. Please email support@hopeottawa.ca with any questions you may have. We look forward to serving with you!

4) Summer Resources
During this summer season, we want to continue to equip you and your family with some great gospel resources to support your growth in the Lord.  Check out the resource page on our website at https://hopeottawa.ca/resources/family/ . Also, be sure to keep checking back as new resources will be added throughout the summer!

5) Hope Gives
Thank you for your continued giving to the work of the Lord as an act of worship. Our fiscal year runs from September 1 and will continue until August 31, 2022. If you call Hope Ottawa your home church and are not already giving regularly, we encourage you to start giving cheerfully and sacrificially as the Lord leads. If you are already giving, we thank you for this. You can continue giving your tithes and offerings through our online giving platform here. Thank you for your faithfulness.

Financial Update
Offering Year To Date (as of July 24):
Budget: $ 198,846.19
Total Offering: $194,270.69

6) Hope Cares
It is our joy and privilege to continue to care for you in this season. We would love to know how we can be caring for you prayerfully and practically as needed. Please feel free to contact our office at 613-627-8359 or email info@hopeottawa.ca with any pastoral care needs that you may have. We would love to hear from you and will set up a time online to meet with you for any prayer, encouragement, assistance or counselling you may need.

You are loved,

Pastor Ray (On behalf of the Elders)


Church Family Update
July 20, 2022

“The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want. He makes me lie down in green pastures. He leads me beside still waters. He restores my soul. He leads me in paths of righteousness for his name’s sake.”-Psalm 23:1-3

Hope Bible Church Family,

What a joy it is to hear of the Lord’s continuing work among His people as we press into Him this summer. He truly is our good shepherd who leads us, refreshes us, restores us, protects us and strengthens us as we follow Him. Thank you Jesus for your faithfulness. Go Lord!

SATURDAY SERVICE

Please pray for the preparation of your own heart as we gather for worship this weekend; and ask the Lord to move powerfully in the heart of each person worshipping with us. Also, be in prayer for whom you can invite to hear the good news of the gospel.

  • Time: Our service will be at 5:00-6:30pm on Saturday.

Live Stream: Please click on the Live Stream link to access this.
Sermon Only: You will be able to access it later in the week under the “Latest Sermon” link on our website.

  • Worship Set: Is posted on Spotify here.
  • Sermon: Gospel Identity-“Ephesians 2:1-22

ANNOUNCEMENTS

1) Hope Prays
A house of prayer is a house that sees their need for prayer and comes alongside each other in prayer. As Elders, it is a privilege and joy for us to pray for you. In lieu of our Connection Cards, please be sure to submit your prayer requests and praise reports via the “Hope Prays” link on our website; which can be found here.

2) Church-Wide Prayer Night (Wednesday July 20 @ 7:30-9:00pm)
Our next church-wide prayer night is this week! Please mark this night on your calendar and come to seek the face of the Lord together. Come Lord!

3) Serving at Hope
It is a privilege to worship the Lord through service in the church. The ministries at Hope are growing and we need volunteers to faithfully step in to meet the needs! We have needs in our Welcome, Hope Kids, Production and Set-Up/Tear Down ministries. Visit our website here to fill out an application and get plugged in today. Please email support@hopeottawa.ca with any questions you may have. We look forward to serving with you!

4) Summer Resources
During this summer season, we want to continue to equip you and your family with some great gospel resources to support your growth in the Lord.  Check out the resource page on our website at https://hopeottawa.ca/resources/family/ . Also, be sure to keep checking back as new resources will be added throughout the summer!

5) Hope Gives
Thank you for your continued giving to the work of the Lord as an act of worship. Our fiscal year runs from September 1 and will continue until August 31, 2022. If you call Hope Ottawa your home church and are not already giving regularly, we encourage you to start giving cheerfully and sacrificially as the Lord leads. If you are already giving, we thank you for this. You can continue giving your tithes and offerings through our online giving platform here. Thank you for your faithfulness.

Financial Update
Offering Year To Date (as of July 17):
Budget: $194,615.42
Total Offering: $191,306.24

6) Hope Cares
It is our joy and privilege to continue to care for you in this season. We would love to know how we can be caring for you prayerfully and practically as needed. Please feel free to contact our office at 613-627-8359 or email info@hopeottawa.ca with any pastoral care needs that you may have. We would love to hear from you and will set up a time online to meet with you for any prayer, encouragement, assistance or counselling you may need.

You are loved,

Pastor Ray (On behalf of the Elders)


Church Family Update
July 13, 2022

“He said to them, ‘Why are you so afraid? Have you still no faith?’”-Mark 4:40

Hello Hope Bible Church,

We praise the Lord for His continued work among us. We have so much to be thankful for as Jesus continues to draw people to Himself, unite His Church and glorify His Name. Thank you Jesus for Your faithfulness in building Your Church! Check out each item below for how you can be involved. Also, please remain steadfast in prayer for each of these areas, that the Lord would do a great work through each of them for His glory. Go Lord!

SATURDAY SERVICE

Please pray for the preparation of your own heart as we gather for worship this weekend; and ask the Lord to move powerfully in the heart of each person worshipping with us. Also, be in prayer for whom you can invite to hear the good news of the gospel.

  • Time: Our service will be at 5:00-6:30pm on Saturday.

Live Stream: Please click on the Live Stream link to access this.
Sermon Only: You will be able to access it later in the week under the “Latest Sermon” link on our website.

  • Worship Set: Is posted on Spotify here.
  • Sermon: “Faith in the Face of Fear”-Mark 4:35-41

ANNOUNCEMENTS

1) Hope Prays
A house of prayer is a house that sees their need for prayer and comes alongside each other in prayer. As Elders, it is a privilege and joy for us to pray for you. In lieu of our Connection Cards, please be sure to submit your prayer requests and praise reports via the “Hope Prays” link on our website; which can be found here.

2) Church-Wide Prayer Night (Wednesday July 20 @ 7:30-9:00pm)
Our next church-wide prayer night is coming up! These are such important times in the life of our Church as we gather together to open God’s Word and call on His Name. Please mark this night on your calendar and prioritize it. Come Lord!

3) Serving at Hope
It is a privilege to worship the Lord through service in the church. The ministries at Hope are growing and we need volunteers to faithfully step in to meet the needs! We have needs in our Welcome, Hope Kids, Production and Set-Up/Tear Down ministries. Visit our website here to fill out an application and get plugged in today. Please email support@hopeottawa.ca with any questions you may have. We look forward to serving with you!

4) Summer Resources
During this summer season, we want to continue to equip you and your family with some great gospel resources to support your growth in the Lord.  Check out the resource page on our website at https://hopeottawa.ca/resources/family/ . Also, be sure to keep checking back as new resources will be added throughout the summer!

5) Hope Gives
Thank you for your continued giving to the work of the Lord as an act of worship. Our fiscal year runs from September 1 and will continue until August 31, 2022. If you call Hope Ottawa your home church and are not already giving regularly, we encourage you to start giving cheerfully and sacrificially as the Lord leads. If you are already giving, we thank you for this. You can continue giving your tithes and offerings through our online giving platform here. Thank you for your faithfulness.

Financial Update
Offering Year To Date (as of July 10):
Budget: $ 190,384.65
Total Offering: $188,594.24

6) Hope Cares
It is our joy and privilege to continue to care for you in this season. We would love to know how we can be caring for you prayerfully and practically as needed. Please feel free to contact our office at 613-627-8359 or email info@hopeottawa.ca with any pastoral care needs that you may have. We would love to hear from you and will set up a time online to meet with you for any prayer, encouragement, assistance or counselling you may need.

You are loved,

Pastor Ray (On behalf of the Elders)


Church Family Update
July 7, 2022

“So we do not lose heart. Though our outer self is wasting away, our inner self is being renewed day by day.”-2 Corinthians 4:16

Hope Bible Church,

I hope each of you is having a great start to the summer. We praise the Lord for a strong start to the summer ministry this past weekend; and are very expectant for His continued work among us in the coming weeks as we press into Him. Keep the fervency! Here’s a snapshot of what is coming up. Go Lord!

SATURDAY SERVICE

Please pray for the preparation of your own heart as we gather for worship this weekend; and ask the Lord to move powerfully in the heart of each person worshipping with us. Also, be in prayer for whom you can invite to hear the good news of the gospel.

  • Time: Our service will be at 5:00-6:30pm on Saturday.

Live Stream: Please click on the Live Stream link to access this.
Sermon Only: You will be able to access it later in the week under the “Latest Sermon” link on our website.

  • Worship Set: Is posted on Spotify here.
  • Sermon: “A Focused Heart”-2 Corinthians 4

ANNOUNCEMENTS

1) Hope Prays
A house of prayer is a house that sees their need for prayer and comes alongside each other in prayer. As Elders, it is a privilege and joy for us to pray for you. In lieu of our Connection Cards, please be sure to submit your prayer requests and praise reports via the “Hope Prays” link on our website; which can be found here.

2) Church-Wide Prayer Night (Wednesday July 20 @ 7:30-9:00pm)
Our next church-wide prayer night is coming up! These are such important times in the life of our Church as we gather together to open God’s Word and call on His Name. Please mark this night on your calendar and prioritize it. Come Lord!

3) Serving at Hope
It is a privilege to worship the Lord through service in the church. The ministries at Hope are growing and we need volunteers to faithfully step in to meet the needs! We have needs in our Welcome, Hope Kids, Production and Set-Up/Tear Down ministries. Visit our website here to fill out an application and get plugged in today. Please email support@hopeottawa.ca with any questions you may have. We look forward to serving with you!

4) Summer Resources
During this summer season, we want to continue to equip you and your family with some great gospel resources to support your growth in the Lord.  Check out the resource page on our website at https://hopeottawa.ca/resources/family/ . Also, be sure to keep checking back as new resources will be added throughout the summer!

5) Hope Gives
Thank you for your continued giving to the work of the Lord as an act of worship. Our fiscal year runs from September 1 and will continue until August 31, 2022. If you call Hope Ottawa your home church and are not already giving regularly, we encourage you to start giving cheerfully and sacrificially as the Lord leads. If you are already giving, we thank you for this. You can continue giving your tithes and offerings through our online giving platform here. Thank you for your faithfulness.

Financial Update
Offering Year To Date (as of July 3):
Budget: $ 186,153.88
Total Offering: $ 184,910.98

6) Hope Cares
It is our joy and privilege to continue to care for you in this season. We would love to know how we can be caring for you prayerfully and practically as needed. Please feel free to contact our office at 613-627-8359 or email info@hopeottawa.ca with any pastoral care needs that you may have. We would love to hear from you and will set up a time online to meet with you for any prayer, encouragement, assistance or counselling you may need.

You are loved,

Pastor Ray (On behalf of the Elders)