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New Sermon Series: Hearing God’s Voice

God speaks to us in many ways: through Scripture, through relationships, and even directly to us. But are we tuned in? Are we really listening? Join us for the next two weekends in the morning AND evening services as we learn how God speaks…and how we can hear Him every time.


Salvation Army Casserole Sunday

Sun, Oct 20 | View or print the recipe here

Four times a year, New Hope donates casseroles to the Salvation army. Bring your prepared casserole to the table in the lobby this Sunday morning!


Speed the Light Match Offering


We’re excited to announce that just over $50,000 has been given toward our Speed the Light match offering! Thank you for being such a generous church family. If you would like to give this Sunday, please designate your gift “Speed the Light.” You can also give securely online here.


Dementia Caregivers Support

Sun, Oct 20 | 4:30 PM | Room 216

A structured gathering of caregivers, family, and friends of persons with dementia.


Prayer Meeting

Sunday Night, 5 PM | Ullestad Chapel

This is a weekly gathering for prayer over our church, nation, and world. If you need prayer for healing or any need, please come and we will pray for you.


Seasoned Saints

Fri, Oct 18 | 6 PM | Student Campus Chapel | Sign up

Potluck meal at 6 PM, followed by a talent program from our NH Youth. If your last name begins with A-H bring a dessert, I-P a main dish, and R-Z bring a salad or side dish for our pot luck meal. Sign up here!


Men’s Breakfast

Sat, Oct 19 | 8 AM | Student Campus Chapel | Sign up

Come for fellowship with other men, great food, and a testimony or challenge from the Word. Our speaker is Darl Weaver. Sign up here!


“Young at Heart” Singles 60+

Sat, Oct 19 | 3 PM | Judy Johnson’s

This group will meet for a cookout and bonfire.


Tunes 4 Tots

Tue, Oct 22 | 10 AM | Early Childhood Area

This is a fun-filled music class for toddlers and preschoolers. Parents, grandparents, and caregivers are encouraged to participate with their children. We hope you can join us for this fun music class!


Car Care Clinic

Sat, Oct 26 | 2 PM – 4:30 PM | Bob Brown Chevrolet, 3600 111th St, Urbandale | Sign up

This event is currently full! Please contact the church office at 515.254.9094 or


Taste of New Hope

Sunday, October 27 | 12 PM | Student Campus Chapel | Sign up

This event is currently full! Please contact the church office at 515.254.9094 or


Light the Night 

Wed, Oct 30 | 6 PM | Main Building

Details and Volunteer Sign-up here


Marriage Weekend

November 1 – 2 | Student Campus

Come together with other New Hope couples this November for Marriage Weekend, featuring author and speaker Ted Cunningham. The sessions on Friday evening and Saturday morning will have a relaxed, “date night” feel with a mix of comedy, teaching, and encouragement. REGISTER


BGMC Christmas Market

Sun, Nov 3

Our NH kids will be selling homemade items before and after all Sunday services in our Christmas Market for BGMC! Pastor Cortney is encouraging all kids to make something to sell. Come to church, start your Christmas shopping, and support missions all at once!


Fall Youth Conference

November 8-9 | Hoyt Sherman Place

Our annual Fall Youth Conference is coming up! Cost is $70. Schedule and Sign-up here


GriefShare Seminar

November 16 & 23 | 9 AM – 5 PM (both days) | Rm 212 in the Main Building

GriefShare Seminar is for anyone working through the emotions and life changes stemming from the death of a loved one. Cost is $15 to cover student handbook plus $5 to cover breakfast and lunch each Saturday. If you would like to participate, you can contact Pastor Carey at 515-777-6387 or Please respond by Thursday, November 14 if you plan to attend.