May 2015

He is Risen!

What a blessing for us to have the assurance of our Risen Lord.  We are excited and grateful for all that God has done and we encourage you to join in on what's next.


May Hope Happenings

Tuesday, May 5th @ 9:00 am—MOPS—Mothers Of Preschoolers 

A wonderful program to help equip and encourage moms in the tasks of motherhood. Time spent together will include snacks, discussions, and crafts for both the moms and children birth to Kindergarten. We look forward to this special time for all.

Wednesday, May 8th - Revelation Bible Study Continues

Please feel free to join us for "Explaining the Scary Stuff in Revelation."

Thursday, May 7th - National Day of Prayer 

Join us for a prayer gathering at noon as we pray for our nation, our community and each other. The sanctuary will also be open from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm for personal private prayer time.

Music and Mission, beginning Thursday, May 7th @ 6:00 pm

Mattie Kelly Foundation has a wonderful series of nine concerts at their outdoor venue. We are seeking mission partners who want to host a table with us and bring friends. This is a wonderful opportunity to enjoy music and build relationships. The first concert is Thursday, May 7th with Mingo Fishtrap. Concert starts at 7pm and we plan to meet at 6pm. Please contact Kristie if you are interested.

Sunday, May 10th @ 11:30 am - Mother’s Day Brunch 

Join us for a special Mother’s Day Brunch prepared by the Men of Hope. Bring the whole family and celebrate mothers everywhere.

Thursday, May 14th @ 6:00 pm - Music & Mission Concert

Deja Vu Band - See above article for more information.

Wednesday, May 15th - Revelation Bible Study Continues

Please feel free to join us for "Explaining the Scary Stuff in Revelation." 

Sunday, May 17th, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm - Family Fun Day

This Sunday Funday will be held at The Track in Destin, FL. This will be fun for the entire family! We will be meeting at 3:50 at 1125 Highway 98, Destin, FL 32541. This packed family-fun recreation is filled with many amusements including go-kart tracks, miniature golf, bumper boats, and more!   Register by May 3rd for unlimited 2-hour use of all the great amusements. First 25 to register receive $10 off admission with a donation to Alaqua Animal Refuge. Call our office at 850.267.0322 or contact Jennifer at" target="_blank"> to register.

Tuesday, May 19th @ 9:00 am—MOPS—Mothers Of Preschoolers

Thursday, May 21st @ 6:00 pm - Music & Mission Concert

Shades of Blue Band - See above article for more information.

Tues, May 26th - Sun, May 31stSouth Walton Week of Blessings

The South Walton Ministerial Association pastors and church leaders from twelve of the area’s local churches, along with chaplains from Sacred Heart Hospital, are getting together to unite and make an impact on the community of South Walton. It’s an opportunity for all the churches to unite under one banner—Christ, and to bless our community with and through Him. Each day during the week we will carry a blessing to a different group.

Tuesday, May 26th @ 6:00—bless our students through a Baccalaureate service in which our area pastors will send our graduates off with the Lord’s blessing at the Chapel at Crosspoint.

Wednesday, May 27th—bless the area business leaders, workers, county government, and community leaders by gathering around them and praying over them at a FREE Luncheon.

Thursday, May 28th—bless those who serve our community.

Friday, May 29th—bless the community through prayer and fasting.

Saturday, May 30th—bless the homes of families who ask their pastors to do so.

Sunday, May 31st—bless the families of South Walton at participating churches.

If you would like to help be a blessing to our community through this event, please mark it on you Connection Card or speak with Pastor Jason.

Thursday, May 28th @ 6:00 pm - Music & Mission Concert

The Mulligan's Band - See above article for more information.

We look forward to seeing you at some of these activities or service events.  Please feel free to contact me with any questions.

Kristie Scheler

Director of Community Life

Hope Lutheran Church