New Hope UMC
March 10, 2023

Vance Boone 1940 - 2022

Beloved member Vance Boone passed away on Monday, November 21, 2022. Vance was a lifelong resident of Rowesville and member of New Hope. He was a former sheriff of Orangeburg County. He was a graduate of the FBI Academy in Quantico, and held high office in…
July 22, 2022

Hot Dogs and Hamburgers - July 4

It was a holiday occasion and we were in a festive mood. More likely, a hungry mood. It has been a while. The pandemic brought us down a notch in our social activities, but we are back now, undaunted and ready to go again. So we gathered at the Fellowship…
September 09, 2021

A Conversation with Vance Boone

On Sunday, October 3, some family members gathered at the Fellowship Hall to engage in storytelling. The narrator was Vance Boone and the listeners were members of the Fairey family: Ruth Marie, Robert and Andy Fairey. Ruth Marie's husband, Jimmy Lyons and…
December 24, 2020

A Letter at Christmas

Friends- This is a letter from Doreen, the Aunt of Andre Holliday, the young man in the car accident last year around this time. This is living out the true spirit of Christmas. -Merry Christmas! But for the Helping Hands of Strangers As we all struggle…

Services in Branchville

Jun 08, 2020
We liked it so much, we thought we'd try it again. On September 13, the churches got…

Sue Whetstone 1941 - 2020

Apr 27, 2020
Funeral services were held for Sue Whetstone at New Hope Cemetery on Saturday April 25,…

Reverend Nelson New District Superintendent

Mar 19, 2020
The Rev. Ken Nelson, coordinator of Clergy Services and conference secretary, will…

New Members at New Hope

Jan 23, 2019
On Sunday, January 20, 2019, Barbara Paul and son Miles McCorison became members of New…

Buncombe 2018

Oct 04, 2018
On September 30, members of the choir from Buncombe UMC, under the direction of Rosemary…

The Voices of Shandon

Jul 30, 2018
We were truly blessed to once again host the Shandon UMC choir on Sunday, July 29, 2018.…

Farewell Party for Sandra

Jul 28, 2018
Our New Hope family got together on Saturday, July 14 to honor Pastor Sandra in a fond…

Fifth Sunday Singing - April 29

Apr 30, 2018
Led by Ed Hinshaw, we once again worshipped in song at New Hope. Ed was accompanied by…

Buncombe UMC - Another Great Day of Singing

Oct 30, 2017
Buncombe UMC, Greenville, brought another beautiful, moving service to New Hope on…

Our Church Family Grows

Oct 23, 2017
Louie and Sylvia Boone became associate members of New Hope on October 22, 2017. They are…