Ministry News

Men's Club
The men's group will meet on Sunday, September 2 at 8AM in the fellowship all.  All men of the congregation are invited to participate.

United Methodist Women
The UMW will be sponsoring a monthly women's prayer breakfast.  It will be held on the Thursday after the third Sunday each month at 8AM.  This month, it will be held on September 20 at 8 AM in the fellowship hall.  This is open to all women of the church.  Please come and bring a friend for fellowship to start your day!

SOC Group
SOC will meet on Sunday, September 9 at 7PM in the fellowship hall.  Ella Maragaret Rawls will have the program.  All ladies of the congregation are invited to attend.

"GO" Group
The GO group will meet on Thursday, September 6 at Noon in the Fellowship Hall.  Group 4 will provide the meal.  Everyone is asked to bring two prizes for bingo.

Middle Agers
The middle-agers are making plans for a day trip to the Lake Lure/Chimney Rock area on Saturday, September 22.  Lunch will be dutch treat.  There will be a stop for apples/pumpkins on the way home.  Please let Jenny Stone know by 9/8 if you plan to participate.

United Methodist Youth
UMYF will meet on Sunday, September 2 at 5:30 PM in the fellowship hall.

United Methodist Women (UMW)
President: Marilyn Rawls

The United Methodist Women meets in the evenings on the third Wednesday of each month at 7 PM, usually in a members home, for devotionals and to discuss church concerns locally and abroad.  The New Hope United Methodist Women's group is very active in the local church and community and is connected to global missions through the Women's division of the United Methodist Church.


  • All women, young and old, are invited to join the United Methodist Women.  We support 5 missions in SC and many around the world.  The organized unit of the UMW shall be a community of women whose purpose is to know God and to experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus Christ; to develop a creative, supportive fellowship; and to expand concepts of mission through participation in the global ministries of the church.
  • Don't forget that the UMW has "Happy Home Flavoring" for sale.  Flavors available are:  lemon, vanilla, almond, and butternut for $3 per bottle and pure vanilla for $7 per bottle.  Scrubbers are also always available.