Wise Words to Live By - by Pastor Lester Zimmerman
July 10th, 2023
I have always enjoyed reading the book of Proverbs and collecting wise sayings from various people. These nuggets of truth help to keep me focused on the important things. Here are some wise words to ...
If God is a Loving God, why . . . ? - by Pastor Allan
May 25th, 2023
If God is a loving God, why…?I’ve heard that question so many times! Usually, it is meant to be the ultimate question to discredit God’s character. But is it an honest question?Recently Terri Mulberry...
Where Was God When - By Pastor Allan
March 7th, 2023
Where was God when…We ask that question a lot! After a tragedy. When our prayers are not answered the way we hoped. When we try our best and yet we see others prosper more than we do. When family memb...
Disciple Making - by Pastor Lester Zimmerman
January 12th, 2023
Our Hopewell Network theme for 2023 is Transforming Church and Culture.Sounds like a very noble and spiritual goal, but how do we do this in a way that brings transformation? It probably goes without ...
Christmas Reveals God's Heart; And Ours - by Pastor Allan!
November 21st, 2022
There is something about the Christmas season that not only reveals the heart of God, but reveals our hearts as well! The Christmas story reveals God’s values and his generous spirit. Our celebrations...
What Time is It - by Curt Malizzi
September 19th, 2022
Keeping proper track of time is a daily activity that goes back to ancient times. Today there are so many ways for a person to keep track of time. Smartphones, tablets, laptops, and many other devices...
We Can Be Blessed in Any Season of Life - by Pastor Allan
August 23rd, 2022
Psalms 84An elderly man was taking his evening walk. He was enjoying the crisp night air and the sound of the wind blowing through the trees. Suddenly, he heard a little voice calling, "Help me! Help ...
Be Refreshed - by Lester Zimmerman
July 5th, 2022
Summertime is typically the time for vacations. Kids are out of school and summer is a great time for outdoor activities with the family. But sometimes the packing, unpacking and activities with the k...
Stop and Take a Minute - by Pastor Allan
June 14th, 2022
Some people will only receive a touch of God through you! (Acts 3)Some years ago we lived in a town where there was man who sat by himself on a corner of a street about two blocks from where we lived...
What Holds You Back? - by Pastor Allan
February 21st, 2022
There are many things that hold us back from God’s best for our lives. From serving God with confidence. Or worshipping God more freely. Or taking that step that you know God has for you . . . Jesus m...
Perceiving the Hand of God in 2022 - by Lester Zimmerman
January 10th, 2022
Isa 43:18-19 Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wastela...
Psalm 103 Blog - by Pastor Allan
November 4th, 2021
How do you know that Thanksgiving Day is near? Halloween decorations are replaced by Santa Claus scenes!I must confess that I don’t have the same warm fuzzies about Thanksgiving that some people have....