Knowing… Serving… Sharing Christ!

Join Us On Sunday

Worship Services

Relaxed Traditional
9 am, Mt. Sinai Prayer Chapel (the historic white-framed church)
Featuring vibrant singing of hymns led by the Early Bird Choir.

Decaffeinated Contemporary
10:30 am, Worship Center (the gigantic tent-like facility)
Featuring uplifting praise songs led by the VOH Praise Team.

Pastor David Burch preaches in both services, striving to present biblically-grounded messages that are relevant to daily living.
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Ministries

Opportunities for Knowing, Serving and Sharing Christ!

LifeGroups for Adults & Youth
Small group studies connecting faith to real life, meeting at various times and locations

Adult & Youth Mission Ventures
Local, national and international hands-on projects serving those in need
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Contact Us

Vision of Hope is located 1.5 miles east of I-81 (exit 245) on Port Republic Road. You will pass through two stoplights. Church is on the left at the top of the hill.
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Upcoming Events

Prayer Shawl Knitting Group

January 19, 2017 1:30 pm

MenNMission

January 21, 2017 7:30 am

VOH E.D.G.E. Youth LifeGroup

January 22, 2017 10:30 am

Disciple FastTrack LifeGroup

January 24, 2017 7:00 pm

Praise Team Rehearsal

January 25, 2017 6:00 pm

Early Bird Choir Rehearsal

January 25, 2017 6:00 pm

Latest Sermons

Revisiting the Beginner’s Bible – Noah and the Ark of Infinite Animals

So take these three life lessons from the story of Noah and the Ark of Infinite Animals to heart:
Stay Alert, Don’t Miss the Boat!
Maybe God is Calling You to Build a Boat!
Never forget, We Are All in the Same Boat!

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Revisiting the Beginner’s Bible – Adam, Eve and the Sneaky Snake

In spite of our delusion, disobedience and deception, God still finds us deserving of not of destruction but of grace.

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And He Shall Be Called…Everlasting Father

Now we enjoy the Christmas story from Luke and Matthew much more than the one from John. Luke and Matthew provide us with the familiar and cherished characters of the story—Joseph and Mary, shepherds and angels, Wise Men and a star, and a babe in a manger. But it is John’s gospel that gives us the larger landscape of Christmas—God, the Everlasting Father, coming to earth.

This account of the Christmas story does not begin in Bethlehem or its nearby fields. It does not originate in a house in Nazareth and in an observatory in the east. No, this account of the Christmas story begins “in the beginning!”

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Recent News

Special Message from Joe Ruoto, Director of Contemporary Worship

Dear Church Family,
I am happy to announce a first for me. After a 20 year hiatus from writing songs and in-between “life”, I have released my first praise and worship album of 5 songs and I wanted to share it with you. Read more

Check out Pastor David’s Winter Sermon Series…

Slide1 copyWe will be exploring many of our favorite childhood Bible stories from an adult perspective.

1.8               Adam, Eve & the Sneaky Snake

1.15            Noah’s Ark of Infinite Animals

1.22            Baby Moses is a Basket Case

1.29            Crossing the Red Sea

2.12            Ruth & Naomi’s Enduring Friendship

2.19            Daniel in the Lions’ Den

2.26            Jonah and the Big Fish

 

Hey Youth – Check out VOH E.D.G.E.!

Our new Sunday morning LifeGroup for you  is now underway!  Called the E.D.G.E. Every Day God Encounter, the group helps teens connect with God through exploring His Word and discovering meaningful ways to serve Him!  Our new Directors of Youth Ministries, Amanda McAvoy and Lindsay Hess, are leading this journey, which meets each Sunday at 10:30ish in the Youth Center.  Come and join us!

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