Deborah & Jason Clement, Bessie Conner, Phil Femiani, Jennifer Hutchinson, Susan Lawson, Betty Lowney, Jane & Mickey Luchard, Kenny Moskalski, Charlotte Palmer, Julia Phillip , Jessica Smith , Josephine Smith, Barbara Sturtz, Lois Walton, Margaret Walton, Carolyn Yarr ington
Cancer: Justin Brabrand, Debra Carter, Edward Coates, Buster Davis, Amy Jackson, Leonard Otto, John H. Walton, Ed Moorcock
Surgery: Tyler Humphreys, Brian Wilson (Mar. 15th)
Recuperating: Robin South, Michael Hilton, Hutch Hutchison, Jessie Walton
Victims of Natural disasters in both US and abroad.
Family members and friends of victims of recent school shootings.
The revival and renewal of The United Methodist Church
Those living amidst violence and disasters of natural and human origin, the locations of which are too many to list, but including Nepal, North Korea, Ukraine, South Sudan, Israel, Palestine, Democratic Republic of Congo, Syria, Iraq, Iran, Yemen, China, Indonesia, Vanuatu, Kenya, Somalia, and the countries of Western Africa.
Today – Fourth Sunday in Lent/ Daylight Saving Day
Monday – Alcoholics Anonymous – 7:00 pm Melvin Fary’s Birthday/James & Thelma Downey’s Wedding Anniversary
Tuesday – Intercessory Prayer Meeting – 10:00am/ Finance Committee – 7:00pm/ Admin Council Meeting –7:30pm George Chapman’s Birthday
Wednesday – Choir Practice – 7:00 pm/ Bible Study – 8:00pm
Thursday – Ashley Lawson’s Birthday
Saturday – Leon Carter’s Birthday
*Tuesday ~ Saturday – Lenten Devotion Hours, 10:00am – 12:oo noon
Our new pastor is Rev. Chong Ho Yang, who has been serving as a full time Intercessory Missionary at the International House of Prayer, in Kansas City, Missouri. He was born in Seoul, Korea in February 1964, and came to the United States in January of 1987. While in Korea, he majored in Mechanical Engineering and received his B.S. degree at the Kun Kuk University in 1986.
Once he arrived in the United States, he majored in Religion and Philosphy and received his B.A. degree at Methodist University in 1992. He earned his Master of Divinity degree at Duke Divinity School in 1996, was ordained Deacon in 1996 and Elder in 1999 at the North Carolina Annual Conference.
Rev. Chang has served a two-point charge in Gibson, North Carolina from 1996-1999. In 1999, he transferred to the Virginia Conference and was appointed to the the Cooperative Parish of Park View UMC and Peninsula Korean UMC from 1999 to 2001.
In 2001, he was appointed to Peninsula Korean UMC, which was renamed to Open Door Korean UMC, and served 11 years until he moved to Kansas City in July 2010.
In Kansas City, he bacame a full-time self-supporting Intercessionary Missionary, and served there until March 2015 as a teacher and speaker to various conferences. He has also led both short and long-term schools of training for young adults. Rev. Yang has also served for three years as a Zone Pastor to the Forerunner Christians Fellowship, which is a congregation under the International House of Prayer.
Rev. Yang is married to Mrs. Soyoung Yang (Choe) for 21 years and they have three children, Sahrang, Chanmi, and Yedam.
Rev. Yang looks forward to the ministry at New Hope.
Welcome to New Hope United Methodist Church online. Please feel free to poke around and see all that is going on here at New Hope. We are a community of people who believe in Jesus Christ as Savior, who look out for each other, and strive to be Christ to the world.
We are located at:
2489 Lewis B Puller Mem Hwy
Our mailing address is:
2466 Lewis B Puller Mem Hwy
Saluda, VA 23149