Welcome to

Hope United Methodist Church

3474 Rothsville Road - Ephrata, PA 17522

As Caring Disciples of Jesus Christ, We Celebrate God's Love and Share the Word with Our Neighbors.

If you or your family are looking for a place to belong, Hope UMC could be your home. We welcome you to a place of prayer, meaningful worship, and people searching for God’s truth. Because we are His disciples, our church family seeks to lovingly serve Him by sharing the good news of God’s grace with you.

Our worship service is in church and live online at 10 a.m. on Sundays.
Thank you for joining us on August 14 to hear Part 9 of Pastor Scott's message series, "Stories of Jesus."
"What Unites Us?” (Luke 12:49-56)

6:30 p.m. August 14 - 2nd Congregational Meeting

Click here to visit our YouTube channel to watch this and previous videos.

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Message Series:  Stories of Jesus

Every week we will ask people to share a testimony for how you have seen Jesus this week.

  • June 19  Part 1 – "A Change of Status" Luke 8:26-39, Galatians 3:23-29

  • June 26  Part 2 – "Eyes Front-Keeping Focused" Luke 9:51-62

  • July 3  Part 3 – "Stay Calm and Carry On" Luke 10:1-11,16-20

  • July 10  Part 4 – "In All Things Without Ceasing" Luke 10:25-37

  • July 17  Part 5 – "What Did I Come In Here For?" Luke 10:38-42

  • July 24  Part 6 – "Let Us Pray" Luke 11:1-13

  • July 31  Part 7 – "What Really Matters" Luke 12:13-21

  • August 7  Part 8 – "All Day, Every Day" Luke 12:32-40

  • August 14  Part 9 – "What Unites Us?" Luke 12:49-56

  • August 21  Part 10 – "How Dare He" Luke 13:10-17

  • August 28  Part 11 – "Does The Seat Really Matter?" Luke 14:1,7-14

Sundays at Hope


A nursery is available during worship for infants and toddlers.

Children & Youth

Twice a month we have short story or lesson for children during the worship service.


Sunday Schools

Special Sundays in a Month

First Sunday

Holy Communion

* Alcohol-free

* Gluten-free

*pre-wrapped individual servings


Third Sunday

Fellowship Sunday

Stay after the service to enjoy snacks with old and new friends in the room behind the Sanctuary.

Fifth Sunday

2nd Offering

The second offering on the 5th Sunday of a month supports a charitable cause.