November 2017  
Upcoming Events


Praise and Worship Practice
3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
UMYF Meeting
5:00 PM
5:00 PM


Bible Study
6:30 PM
Bible Study
6:30 PM
Bible Search
Upper Room Daily Reflections
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Hopewell's Vision Statement:  Being led by God's love and guidance, our church family welcomes all people as God's children.  We follow Jesus and strive for open hearts, open minds and open doors

Here you will find information concerning our church and its ministries. We hope you find your time spent here a blessing. Our church is a warm and loving church, and we want you to feel comfortable and at liberty to call on us for anything you need. Feel free to browse through the various areas of our website and learn about our fellowship.

If you are considering relocating to our area, we would love to have you be our guest for Sunday School and worship.

When you visit our church, you will find:

  • A caring congregation that will gladly welcome you
  • Preaching/teaching that is centered on the Word of God
  • Ministries to meet the spiritual needs of every age
  • A corporate outlet for truth-filled and moving praise and worship


In His Care,

Contact Us  
Hopewell UMC
3734 Heyward Hough Road
Lancaster, South Carolina 29720
Map  •   Directions
Phone 803 286 4999
Thanksgiving Service

Zion UMC will host this year's Thanksgiving Service on November 19 at 7 p.m. Hopewell choir will provide the music.

Charge Conference

The annual Charge Conference will begin at 3 p.m. November 12.

Thanksgiving Dinner

Thanksgiving Dinner will be served November 12 after the service. Please bring a dessert.

Cemetery Cleanup
The Cemetery Committee will meet at 8 a.m. November 4 to clean up the cemetery.
Fall Festival
Fall Festival - 4-7 p.m. Oct. 29. Trunk of Treats, games, prizes, an inflatable and hayrides Hot dogs, nachos and cheese, chili beans, popcorn and drinks Pie bake off, constume contests, build -a-scarecrow
Community Meal

Pinto beans, macroni and cheese, cornbread and fruit cobbler will be served at the October Community Meal on Oct 6 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in the FLC.

October Chicken Barbecue

The UMM will host the chicken barbecue Friday, Oct. 27 th, beginning at 11 a.m. Plates are $8, dine in ir take-out, for 1/2 chicken, potato salad, slaw and roll. 

November Community Meal
Chicken and rice, green beans, slaw and cake will be served at the November Community Meal on November 3.
Crime Watch Meeting

The Buford Neighborhood Crime Watch Meeting will begin at 7 p.m. Sept. 26 at Bethlehem Baptist Church.

Youth Groups Resume Meetings

The COOL Club and UMYF will resume their Sunday meetings beginning Sept 10 from 5-6:30 p'm.

Parsonage Open House

The Open House Drop-In has been reschudeled for Oct. 8 from 3 to 5 p.m

Bible Study

Jesus' Sermon on the Mount  will be the topic for  a 6 week Bible study at 6:30 p.m. on Mondays beginning Sept 11 and continuing on Sept. 18, 25, Oct. 2, 9 and 16.

UMW collecting

The UMW are still collecting soda can tabs, box tops and old stamps. 

UMW collecting

The UMW are collecting soda can tabs, box tops and old stamps. Items may be given an UMW.

Regular Schedule  
  • Sunday School
    – 10:00 AM
  • Worship
    – 11:00 AM
  • Cool Club
    – 5:00 PM
  • Youth Fellowship
    – 5:00 PM
  • Choir Practice
    – 7:00 PM