We would like to invite all who are part of the Hope church family to participate in the “Weekly Prayer Focus” as part of your daily devotions, beginning January 14. If you don’t currently have a daily devotion time, we encourage you to set aside a time each day to spend with God. The focus for prayer will be shared during Sunday morning worship, in the newsletter and on our website.

January 14-20: The 2018 Iowa Legistlative Session, State Senator Jeff Edler, House of Representatives Mark Smith and Dean Fisher

January 21-27: Hope United Methodist Church Staff (Pastor Nan, Judy our office manager, Jeri our treasurer, Isreal our custodian, Megan, Kelly, and Jennie our music staff and Linda our Christian Ed and volunteer coordinator)

January 28- February 3: Those who serve the ministries of Hope United Methodist Church (our church family/membership, Leadership Council, Committee Chairs/members, Sunday School teachers/students, Wonderful Wednesday staff/students, our missionaries, UMW, Prison Ministry, Prayer Questers, adult small group studies, Piecemakers, Peace Initiative group, God’s work through us)

February 4-10: The United Methodist Church worldwide, the Iowa Conference of the United Methodist Church.

February 11-17: Faith (those who don’t know Christ, growth in our faith, growing as disciples, sharing our faith with others)