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Weekly E-News

Church Family Update
May 11, 2022
“…’Simon, son of John, do you love me more than these?’ He said to him, ‘Yes, Lord; you know that I love you.’ He said to him, ‘Feed my lambs.’”-John 21:15b

Hope Bible Church Family,

The Lord is at work! Here is a snapshot of what is happening at Hope this week and beyond…

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: John 21:15-19- “Follow Me-Part 2”

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 (May 18, 2022 @ 7:30-9:00pm)
Our next Church-Wide prayer night is coming up this week! Be sure to lock this time in and come to call on the Lord with your brothers and sisters.

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) June 4th Worship Service Time Change
As was announced in our Family Chat this past weekend, we will be moving our service time on Saturday June 4 to 6:00pm-7:30pm. We will be resuming our regular service time the following week (5:00pm-6:30pm). Thank you for your flexibility in this.

5) Discover Hope-Step 2 (June 5 & June 12 @ 1:00pm-3:00pm)
Are you looking into making Hope Ottawa your home church? Want to find out more about the beliefs, leadership and mission of the church? Want to get plugged into a small group and a service team? Then be sure to sign up for our next Discover Hope Step 2 class! This is a two part class and you can sign up on our website here. We look forward to seeing you!

6) Parent-Child Dedication Service (June 25, 2022)
Our next parent/child dedication service is coming up! You can register for it here. Please email welcome@hopeottawa.ca with any questions you may have.

7) Join Our Team
We are currently looking for a part-time Administrative Assistant to join our staff! Please be in prayer for us as we seek the Lord in this process. You can find out more here.

8) 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 May 8):
Budget: $ 152,307.72
Total Offering: $151,993.29

9) Hope Cares
It is our joy and privilege to continue to care for you in this season. In lieu of our Connection Cards, 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
May 4, 2022
“He said to them, ‘Cast the net on the right side of the boat, and you will find some.’ So they cast it, and now they were not able to haul it in, because of the quantity of fish.”-John 21:6

Hello Hope Bible Church!

This is an exciting time for the gospel as we see Jesus continuing to build His kingdom for His glory! Week after week, it is so humbling to hear of the Lord at work in the lives of His people as they love one another in His Name. Thank you Loved Ones for your increasing hunger, fervency and faith in being the hands and feet of Jesus Christ through the power of the gospel. This is how the world will know we belong to Jesus. Thank you Jesus for the gift of Your Church!

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: John 21:1-14- “Follow Me-Part 1"

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 (May 18, 2022 @ 7:30-9:00pm)
Our next Church-Wide prayer night is coming up this week! Be sure to lock this time in and come to call on the Lord with your brothers and sisters.

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) Baptism Service (Saturday May 21, 2022)
Lord willing, we will be having our next baptism service on May 21! Have you taken the step of obedience through Baptism? If not, then head over to our website to sign up and receive additional information, resources and next steps. Once we receive your registration, we will be in contact with you. Go Lord!

5) June 4th Worship Service Time Change
As was announced in our Family Chat this past weekend, we will be moving our service time on Saturday June 4 to 6:00pm-7:30pm. We will be resuming our regular service time the following week (5:00pm-6:30pm). Thank you for your flexibility in this.

6) Discover Hope-Step 2 (June 5 & June 12 @ 1:00pm-3:00pm)
Are you looking into making Hope Ottawa your home church? Want to find out more about the beliefs, leadership and mission of the church? Want to get plugged into a small group and a service team? Then be sure to sign up for our next Discover Hope Step 2 class! This is a two part class and you can sign up on our website here. We look forward to seeing you!

7) Parent-Child Dedication Service (June 25, 2022)
Our next parent/child dedication service is coming up! You can register for it here. Please email welcome@hopeottawa.ca with any questions you may have.

8) Join Our Team
We are currently looking for a part-time Administrative Assistant to join our staff! Please be in prayer for us as we seek the Lord in this process. You can find out more here.

9) 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 May 2):
Budget: $ 148,076.95
Total Offering: $150,478.29

10) Hope Cares
It is our joy and privilege to continue to care for you in this season. In lieu of our Connection Cards, 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
April 27, 2022
“Thomas answered him, ‘My Lord and my God!’”-John 20:28

Hope Bible Church Family,

Jesus is building His Church! Check out the areas below for how you can praying and plugging into the Body of Christ here at Hope…

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: John 20:24-31-“The Call To Faith”

 

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 (May 18, 2022 @ 7:30-9:00pm)
Our next Church-Wide prayer night is coming up this week! Be sure to lock this time in and come to call on the Lord with your brothers and sisters.

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) Baptism Service (Saturday May 28, 2022)
Lord willing, we will be having our next baptism service on May 28! Have you taken the step of obedience through Baptism? If not, then head over to our website to sign up and receive additional information, resources and next steps. Once we receive your registration, we will be in contact with you. Go Lord!

5) Discover Hope-Step 2 (June 5 & June 12 @ 1:00pm-3:00pm)
Are you looking into making Hope Ottawa your home church? Want to find out more about the beliefs, leadership and mission of the church? Want to get plugged into a small group and a service team? Then be sure to sign up for our next Discover Hope Step 2 class! This is a two part class and you can sign up on our website here. We look forward to seeing you!

6) Parent-Child Dedication Service (June 25, 2022)
Our next parent/child dedication service is coming up! You can register for it here. Please email welcome@hopeottawa.ca with any questions you may have.

7) Join Our Team
We are currently looking for a part-time Administrative Assistant to join our staff! Please be in prayer for us as we seek the Lord in this process. You can find out more here.

8) 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 April 24):
Budget: $ 143,846.18
Total Offering: $143,266.83

9) Hope Cares
It is our joy and privilege to continue to care for you in this season. In lieu of our Connection Cards, 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 
April 20, 2022
“When he had said this, he showed them his hands and his side. Then the disciples were glad when they saw the Lord.”-John 20:20

Hello Hope Bible Church,

What an incredible time of worship we had this past weekend at our Easter services as we remembered Christ’s death and celebrated His resurrection. It has been a great testimony to God’s grace to hear of His work in the lives of His people. A special thank you goes out to all of our faithful volunteers who sacrificially served in many capacities to the glory of their King. Thank you Jesus for the gift of Your Church!

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: John 20:19-23-“Jesus: The King We Serve”

 

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) Discover Hope Step 1 (April 24 @1:00pm-2:00pm)
Are you new to Hope Ottawa and are looking to get more information about who we are as a Church? We will be running our next Discover Hope Step 1 class on Sunday April 24 from 1:00-2:00pm. Please Note: The event will be ONLINE. You can register at https://hopeottawa.ca/discover1/. Once we receive your registration, we will send you the zoom link. We look forward to meeting you!

3) Church-Wide Prayer Night (May 18, 2022 @ 7:30-9:00pm)
Our next Church-Wide prayer night is coming up this week! Be sure to lock this time in and come to call on the Lord with your brothers and sisters.

4) 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!

5) Baptism
We are in preparations for our next baptism service! Have you taken the step of obedience through Baptism? If not, then head over to our website to sign up and receive additional information, resources and next steps. Once we receive your registration, we will be in contact with you. Go Lord!

6) Join Our Team
We are currently looking for a part-time Administrative Assistant to join our staff! Please be in prayer for us as we seek the Lord in this process. You can find out more here.

7) 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 April 18):
Budget: $ 139, 615.41
Total Offering: $141, 796.83

8) Hope Cares
It is our joy and privilege to continue to care for you in this season. In lieu of our Connection Cards, 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 
April 13, 2022
“When Jesus had received the sour wine, he said, ‘It is finished,’ and he bowed his head and gave up his spirit.”-John 19:30

Hope Bible Church Family,

We are looking forward to remembering Christ’s death and celebrating His resurrection this coming weekend. Remember to take time to be still this week to worship Christ; and reflect on the provision, power and passion of the gospel that is our hope.  Thank you Jesus for this gift of grace!

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.

  • Times: Our Easter service times will be as follows…

Friday April 15: 2:00-3:00pm
Saturday April 16: 5:00-6:30pm
Live Stream: Please use the Live Stream link to access this.
Sermon Only: Please use the “Latest Sermon” link on our website.

  • Worship Sets: Good Friday is here. Easter Saturday is here.

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) Baptism
We are in preparations for our next baptism service! Have you taken the step of obedience through Baptism? If not, then head over to our website to sign up and receive additional information, resources and next steps. Once we receive your registration, we will be in contact with you. Go Lord!

3) Join Our Team
We are currently looking for a part-time Administrative Assistant to join our staff! Please be in prayer for us as we seek the Lord in this process. You can find out more here.

4) Discover Hope Step 1 (April 24 @1:00pm-2:00pm)
Are you new to Hope Ottawa and are looking to get more information about who we are as a Church? We will be running our next Discover Hope Step 1 class on Sunday April 24 from 1:00-2:00pm. Please Note: The event will be ONLINE. You can register at https://hopeottawa.ca/discover1/. Once we receive your registration, we will send you the zoom link. We look forward to meeting you!

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 April 10):
Budget: $ 135,384.64
Total Offering: $136,003.11

6) Hope Cares
It is our joy and privilege to continue to care for you in this season. In lieu of our Connection Cards, 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)