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By: peopleofhope | March 14, 2017

Palm Sunday

SUNDAY, APRIL 9—Remember Jesus’ arrival to the holy city of Jerusalem, where people greeted him by waving palm branches, 8:30 and 10:30a.

Egg Filling Party

Wednesday, April 12— Join us for our annual Egg Filling Party in preparation for our Community Easter Egg Hunt. Together we'll make a very happy Easter memory for many and have a lot of fun! Egg Filling Party begins at 6:30p.

Maundy Thursday

THURSDAY, APRIL 13—Join us for worship, as we remember the Last Supper shared by Jesus and his apostles, 6:30p.

Good Friday Crosswalk

FRIDAY, APRIL 14— Participate in a contemplative walk around our grounds as we consider the experience of Jesus’ journey to the cross, 6:30p. If weather is poor, this will be indoors.

Easter Egg Hunt


By: peopleofhope | March 14, 2017

People of Hope Church to Host its Annual Community Easter Egg Hunt

More than 6,000 candy-filled eggs to be found for children preschool through sixth grade.

What: People of Hope Church hosts a Community Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at People of Hope Church (3703 West Country Club Road; Rochester 55902).
The Annual Community Easter Egg Hunt invites members of the community to come together to give children a fun, grand-scale egg hunt experience. Everyone is welcome to attend. The egg hunt will begin at 10am.
Who: All children, ages preschool through sixth grade are invited to come search People of Hope’s pastoral landscape for more than 6,000 eggs that will be hidden throughout. The property will be secti...

By: peopleofhope | June 22, 2016

WALK TO ZARAGOZA! It is 2,799 miles to walk to Zaragoza, El Salvador, where our Sister Parish is located. One mile equals roughly 2,000 steps.

Our goal is to walk 5,598,000  steps as a congregation this summer!

Follow our congregation's progress on the map in the sanctuary!


Step 1: Get walking and be active!!!

Step 2: Record your daily number of steps on your family tracker sheet. Use your Fitbit, iphone, or a POH pedometer available in the office while supplies last. Tracker sheets are available on the Welcome Table or for download in the eNews.

Step 3: Email your weekly totals to every Sunday night to be eligible for prizes at the DIG events.

*Please format your weekly email as below:

The _______ family had ____...

By: peopleofhope | June 20, 2016

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22— Join other Member Missionaries and take a drive to beautiful Berne, MN for a delicious wood-fired pizza. Pizza orders are taken between the hours of 5-8p each Wednesday night in June, July, and August, but the grounds will remain open until all pizzas have been served and enjoyed by guests. In addition to delicious pizza, musicians perform starting at 6:30p. People of Hope will meet in Berne for pizza on Wednesdays: June 22, July 20, and August 10. Find all the details at: or


By: peopleofhope | June 01, 2016

This summer’s theme is “DIG Into Your Health,” where we will explore how taking care of our bodies is part of our spirituality—because God’s Spirit lives within us. We can delight in God using all the elements of who we are—body, mind and spirit! Together, we will share fun activities that allow us to try out some great ways to take care of our bodies and our spirits. Over the course of three evening events we will:

1. Learn to quiet our minds and relax our bodies through stretching and Yoga.

2. Find the strength in our muscles with some group obstacles and fun new movements with help from a CrossFit instructor.

3. Prepare a healthy meal together and learn about foods that fuel our bodies.


All activities will have options for multiple l...

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