Announcements

  1. We are hosting a Holy Fire Baptismal Revival with P. Todd Smith from Christ Fellowship Church, Dawsonville GA on May 22 & 23 (Wed & Thurs) @ 7:00 PM here at The Gathering Place. Service begins with intercessory prayer at 6:00 PM in the main sanctuary. Doors to the sanctuary will be closed from 6:15 to 6:45 to preserve an atmosphere for focused, uninterrupted prayer, and worship. The doors will re-open at 6:45 PM and service begins at 7:00 PM. All are welcome!

  2. Registration for VBS 2019: We are almost at 80% registration capacity and can’t wait to meet each and every kid coming to VBS this year! VBS is open to students entering kindergarten - entering 6th grade. Dates: July 15-19 from 5-8 PM at the Gathering Place. Tell your neighbors, friends, froyo vendor: it’s free and dinner is provided each night! REGISTER HERE.

  3. Rhoda Ministry invites women of Hope Generation, ARC, and Covenant to a Fondue Party on Saturday, June 1 from 2:30-4:30PM here at the Gathering Place - Patapsco room. Let’s connect over fondue and some speed dating! Please RSVP by May 12 through Evite or contact Lisa Tran. We hope you will join us!

  • Agape 5K - Run, walk, or volunteer at the annual Agape 5K on June 15th to support vulnerable children and their families in our community. Early bird registration ends 3/31/19. Group name is HOPE CHURCH. INFO AND REGISTRATION HERE.

  • Rhoda Women’s Ministry will be going to a ONE day women’s conference in Richmond, VA called Activate 2019 later this year on November 2. Many well-known speakers including Christine Caine, Jenn Johnson and Bethel Music will be there. If you are interested in going or have any questions, please let Grace Lee know by April 27, 2019.


  • Church Office Hours: Pastor Q or Pastor Mimi will be in the office Tuesdays through Fridays from 10:00am to 2:00pm. Their email addresses are: pastorq@hopemd.church and pastormimi@hopemd.church.

  • Stroller Parking & Seating for Parents with Infants: Please park strollers in the room on the left of the hallway before the kitchen. Also, please allow parents with infants to sit in the last 2 rows during worship.

  • Praying for the sick in our community: Please keep praying for the complete healing of Rana Chung. Remember her family in your prayers as well. Rana is at the BridgePoint Hospital in Washington, DC.

The full schedule of events can be found on our Google Calendar (view | subscribe).

Special Events

                                                                                           
May
5/16-18 Covenant Retreat Potomac Conference Center, WV
5/22-23 Holy Fire Baptismal Revival 6pm; The Gathering Place
5/26 Membership celebration Sunday Worship Service
June
6/01 Rhoda Fondue Party 2:30-4:30pm; Patapsco Room
6/01 Women's Monthly Prayer Meeting 8-9pm; Patapsco Room
6/02 Membership Celebration Sunday Worship Service
July
7/15-19 Vacation Bible School (VBS) [Register here]        5pm @ TGP

Recurring Events