New This Week

Worship Service – Sunday, Dec 4th, 10:30 am – Please join us for worship. Ben’s got some Christmas words for us, beginning this week. We offer Nursery (6 mos – 2yrs) for the entire service, Sunday School (3y- 7y) is available AFTER worship. Kids’ art boxes are available for kids staying with parents. Here’s the YT link to view later:

Angel Tree – is READY – London Carter has put together an Angel Tree, supporting families from Sedge Garden Elementary. The Christmas Trees in the hallway have been decorated with Info tags on how you can bless some families this year. You can shop or donate to the Angel Tree Fund and we’ll shop for you. Please return wrapped gifts by Sunday, Dec. 18th. Questions? Contact London at 336.671.7696.

Kids’ Pageant Rehearsal and Christmas Party – Saturday, Dec. 10th 9:00-11:30am – Lindsay Nagle, Christine Weatherill and some other elves are hard at work helping our littles work on a Christmas Pageant and they’re having a rehearsal and kids’ Christmas Party on the 10th. Bring your Sunday school aged kids out so that they can rehearse and have some Christmas fun!

Christmas Party – Sunday, Dec. 11th, 5:00pm til 8:00pm – Holiday fun is just around the corner and your party planners are in high gear. This event is open to friends and family. Invite someone to take part in our holiday fun. A few info items to relay to you: 

1)    Sign up for your Potluck contribution in a couple of ways: 

a.    Reply to this email with your contribution.

b.    Sign up at the church on the clipboard list in the foyer to the auditorium.

c.    Click here:

2)    Let Heather Cotten know if you want to be part of a “Talent” Show.

3)    Talk to Kristina Rios about set up/break down of the Potluck.

4)    Let Leslie Elswick know if you’d like to help with Games. 

SAVE the DATES – The last two months of the year bring in a plethora (yes, plethora!) of activity. Plug these dates into/onto your calendar:

Saturday, Dec. 10th – Kids’ Christmas Party and Pageant Rehearsal

Sunday, Dec. 11th – Christmas Party (Need help here – set up, clean up, entertainment, potluck)

Friday, Dec. 16th – SisterLink Christmas Social (need help here – meal, set up, clean up)

Sunday, Dec. 18th – Kids’ Christmas Pageant (Need help here – see Lindsay Nagle)

Saturday, Dec. 24th – Christmas Eve Service (short evening service)

Sunday, Dec. 25th – NO SERVICE

Sunday, Jan. 1st – Short Prayer and Worship Service in the AM

Service Volunteers – Wondering how you might serve here at Living Hope? We would love to have you join any (or all ) of the following teams: 

Greeters Communion Servers Set-Up Close-Up Ushers Lay Readers Kids’ Ministry

Reply to this email or talk to Susan or Vic Spencer to find out more about these areas of service. 

Benevolence – If you have or know of someone with a financial need, you can fill out a Benevolence Request. Place your cursor over this link and hit “enter” to access the online form: can also copy the link and email the link to anyone in serious need. Someone will reply letting you know form has been received and then again after submission to our Benevolence Committee.

GivingTHANK YOU FOR GIVING! Your faithfulness and generosity continue to bless Living Hope each week. Currently, we have four ways to give: 

  • Online via Living Hope Church website – ( (NEW link) THIS LINK is for tax-deductible donations only – trip fees, etc. – pay at church or via Paypal
  • Thru the Church Center app (NEW! Check it out! – Super easy and convenient) THIS LINK is for tax-deductible donations only – trip fees, etc. – pay at church or via Paypal
  • Directly in PayPal using the email address
  • Mail checks to Living Hope Church – PO Box 2282, Kernersville, NC 27285