New Hope News

Spring Women’s Event

Save the Date!

Saturday, March 14, 6:00-9:00 PM. Gather together with other women from church to get to know one another better through chatting over appetizers and dessert at our Spring Women's Event. Sign up in the lobby in February! Questions? Contact Bethany Broughton at 920-737-2798 or

Fit to be Tied

Starting in February. Do you want an Evergreen Pastor to perform your wedding? And/or do you want to use our facility for your wedding?  If so, you are required to attend this 10-week premarital class designed to give couples a Godly perspective of marriage and equip them based on Biblical principles. Childcare is available. Nonrefundable cost is $70/couple. Register online at For more information, pick up a brochure at the Info Table or contact Jack or Denise at or 612-298-5478.

Men’s Overnight

Friday, January 20, 7:00 PM – Saturday, January 21, Noon, Higgins farm (23785 Strehler Rd Loretto MN, just 20 min west of the church). Back by popular demand... Rod Gerber Pastor and farmer! Rob has spoken at our men's overnight for the last three years. He has great things to share and has a life of faith to back it up. Huge bonfire to start out the time. Last year the bonfire contained 67 Christmas trees – The only men's event that can be seen from outer space. Plenty of places to sleep and food to eat. Questions? Contact Mike Higgins at 612-991-9151 or

What’s New With You?

Have you had a change of address, email or phone number? Any new additions to your family? We'd like to update our records. Please contact us at

Women’s Support Group

Mondays, 6:30-8:00 PM, Room 101

The Women’s Support Group is for women to come together in Biblical community to support each other through life issues and to learn how to suffer well through scripture. The issues that they or loved ones have might include depression, eating disorders, addictions, marital struggles, abortion, abuse, loneliness, codependency, illness, etc. This is a safe and confidential ongoing group. Women will have opportunity to share their hearts and pray. We’ll also go through various books together. Questions? Contact Kim Ovikian at 612-417-5599 or

Teen House Church

Every Other Saturday, 6:00-7:45 PM. (check the calendar in the bulletin or online HERE.) If you have, or are a teen that is in 8th grade through 12th grade, we would love to have you join our Teen House Church group. Questions? Please contact Joe Dunham at 612-597-0103 or

Multi-location News

More Than Married

Valentines Marriage Conference 

Pat & Cindy Sokoll, certified couples coaches, will share how to identify relationship needs; emotionally care for one another; strengthen one-ness; resolve painful emotions; and communicate honestly and lovingly. Cost is $25 per couple. Registration deadline: Wednesday, February 8. Limit: 200 Couples. For more information, pick up a brochure on the Info Board and sign up online at All locations are invited. No childcare available.


Mondays, 7:00-8:30 PM, Southgate Apartments (8100 12th Ave S, Bloomington). For those with life-controlling behaviors.





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